Frequent question: Who first hosted the Olympics?

Who hosted the Olympics?

Host cities for Summer and Winter Olympic Games

City Country Opening ceremony
Tokyo Japan 23 July 2021
Beijing China 4 February 2022
Paris France 26 July 2024
Milan–Cortina d’Ampezzo Italy 6 February 2026

Where was the 1st Olympics held?

Who won the first Olympic Games?

First Modern Champion

On 6 April 1896, the American James Connolly won the triple jump to become the first Olympic champion in more than 1,500 years.

When did us host Olympics?

The Winter Games has been held in the USA four times (the most of any country): 1932, 1960, 1980 and 2002. The US has also hosted the Summer Games four times (1904, 1932, 1984 and 1996). France has hosted the Winter Games three times (1924, 1968 and 1992), and the summer games twice (1900 and 1924).

Who hosted the 10th Winter Olympics?

Grenoble 1968 Olympic Winter Games, athletic festival held in Grenoble, France, that took place Feb. 6–18, 1968. The Grenoble Games were the 10th occurrence of the Winter Olympic Games.

Which was the first city in the US to host?

Louis, the First US Host City.

What country won the first Olympic medal?

A silver medal was awarded to the winner of each event during the 1896 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece.

1896 Summer Olympics medal table.

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1896 Summer Olympics medals
Location Athens, Greece
Highlights
Most gold medals United States (11)
Most total medals Greece (47)