When and where were the 2nd Olympics held?
Paris 1900 Olympic Games, athletic festival held in Paris that took place May 14–Oct. 28, 1900. The Paris Games were the second occurrence of the modern Olympic Games.
Where is 2028 Olympics held?
Which American city has hosted two Winter Olympics?
Two cities in the United States have hosted the Olympic Games twice: Lake Placid and Los Angeles. Lake Placid hosted the Winter Olympics in 1932 and 1980, while Los Angeles hosted the Summer Olympics in 1932 and 1984.
What was awarded to 1st 2nd and 3rd place getters in the 1896 and 1900 Olympic Games?
Gilt silver medals were awarded for 1st place in shooting, lifesaving, automobile racing and gymnastics. Whilst 2nd place silver medals were awarded in shooting, rowing, yachting, tennis, gymnastics, sabre, fencing, equestrian and athletics.
Was there an Olympics in 1948?
London 1948 Olympic Games, athletic festival held in London that took place July 29–Aug. 14, 1948. The London Games were the 11th occurrence of the modern Olympic Games.