What city first had the Olympic Games in 1964?

Where was the 1964 Olympics held?

What happened at the 1964 Olympics?

Tokyo 1964 Olympic Games, athletic festival held in Tokyo that took place Oct. 10–24, 1964. The Tokyo Games were the 15th occurrence of the modern Olympic Games. The 1964 Olympics introduced improved timing and scoring technologies, including the first use of computers to keep statistics.

Which city was the first to hold the modern Olympic Games twice?

The first city to host the Summer Olympics twice was Paris, France. The Summer Olympics were specifically hosted in Paris, France in 1900 and 1924. At the first Olympic Games, nine sports were contested.

Who won the Olympics in 1960?

The Soviet Union won the most gold (43) and overall medals (103). British West Indies, Republic of China, Ethiopia, Ghana, Iraq, Morocco, and Singapore won the first medals in their Olympic history.

Medal table.

Nation United Team of Germany (EUA)
Gold 12
Silver 19
Bronze 11
Total 42

When and where had the ancient Olympic Games been started?

Although the ancient Games were staged in Olympia, Greece, from 776 BC through 393 AD, it took 1503 years for the Olympics to return. The first modern Olympics were held in Athens, Greece, in 1896.

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Where were the first Olympics held?