How many athletes participated in the 1936 Olympics?

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How many people competed in 1936 Olympics?

1936 Summer Olympics

Host city Berlin, Free State of Prussia, Nazi Germany
Nations 49
Athletes 3,963 (3,632 men, 331 women)
Events 129 in 19 sports (25 disciplines)
Opening 1 August

How many athletes were participated in Olympic?

11,237 athletes competed at the Olympic Games in Rio in 2016, 6,178 men and 5,059 women. 207 National Olympic Committees including the Refugees Olympic Team and the Indenpendant Olympic Athletes participated in the Olympic Games. 2,833 athletes (1,664 men and 1,169 women) attended these Winter Games.

Who competed in the 1936 Olympics?

The U.S. Olympic team consisted of 312 athletes, including 19 African Americans and five Jews. The Nazis had reluctantly agreed to let foreign Jews participate, but some American Jewish athletes, including track star Milton Green, chose to sit out in protest.

What sports were played in the 1936 Olympics?

List of sports for the 1936 Olympics

  • Aquatics (Swimming, Diving and Water Polo)
  • Athletics.
  • Basketball.
  • Boxing.
  • Canoeing.
  • Cycling (Road & Track)
  • Equestrian.
  • Fencing.

What other famous American athletes participated in the 1936 Olympic Games?


  • Archie Williams- Won 1 gold medal in the 400m race.
  • Jesse Owens- Won 4 gold medals in the 100m race, the 200m race, the long jump, and the 4 × 100 m relay team.
  • John Woodruff- Won 1 gold medals in the 800m race.
  • Mack Robinson- Won 1 silver medal in the 200m race.
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How many condoms are used at the Olympics?

According to USA Today, 8,500 condoms were distributed during the Seoul Games, whereas more than 450,000 condoms were made available during the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio.

How many German Olympians died in ww2?

A total of 403 Olympians are known to have been killed during World War II.

List of Olympians killed in World War II.

Name Herbert Adamski
Country Germany (GER)
Sport(s) Rowing
Games 1936 Summer Olympics
Medals Gold