Jul 21, 2017

[Ans] What U.S. city was the first to host the Olympic Games?


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In 2022, Beijing will become the only city that has held both the summer and winter Olympic Games. Seven cities have hosted the Olympic Games more than once: Athens (1896 and 2004 Summer Olympics), Paris (1900 and 1924 Summer Olympics), London (1908, 1948 and 2012 Summer Olympics), St. Moritz (1928 and 1948 Winter Olympics), Lake Placid (1932 and 1980 Winter Olympics), Los Angeles (1932 and 1984 Summer Olympics), and Innsbruck (1964 and 1976 Winter Olympics).



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In the summer of 1904, the third modern Olympics kicked off in the unlikely location of St. Louis, Missouri. The games were the first ever Olympiad held in the United States, and American athletes marked the occasion by scoring big in the medal count.


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The Games have primarily been hosted in the continents of Europe (36 editions) and North America (12 editions); eight Games have been hosted in Asia and two have been hosted in Oceania. In 2016, Rio de Janeiro became South America's first Olympic host city, while the African continent is yet to host the Olympic Games. Next Step : We care our friends, so we share answers. If you care Share G +1 / Comment below your answer.