How many times has Atlanta hosted Olympics?
The United States has hosted or been awarded a total of eight Olympic Games, more than any other country, followed by France with five and Japan with four editions.
Host cities for Summer and Winter Olympic Games.
|Opening ceremony||19 July 1996|
|Closing ceremony||4 August 1996|
What happened at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta?
The Centennial Olympic Park bombing was a domestic terrorist pipe bombing attack on Centennial Olympic Park in Atlanta, Georgia, on July 27, 1996, during the Summer Olympics. The blast directly killed one person and injured 111 others; another person later died of a heart attack.
Will Atlanta ever host the Olympics again?
It will be the first Summer Games to be held in the US since the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia, and the first Olympics in the US since the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, Utah.
2028 Summer Olympics.
|One of several emblems of the 2028 Summer Olympics|
|Host city||Los Angeles, California, United States|