1948 Simmer Olympics

The 1948 Simmer Olympics, offeecially kent as the Gemmes o the XIV Olympiad, war an internaitional multi-sport event which wis held in Lunnon, Ingland, Unitit Kinrick. Efter a 12-year hiatus acause o Warld War II, thir war the first Simmer Olympics syne the 1936 Gemmes in Berlin.

Gemmes o the XIV Olympiad
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Host ceetyLunnon, Unitit Kinrick
Naitions pairteecipatin59[1]
Athletes pairteecipatin4,104
(3,714 men, 390 women)[1]
Events136 in 17 sports
Appenin ceremony29 Julie
Closin ceremony14 August
Offeecially appened biKeeng George VI[1]
Athlete's OathDonald Finlay[1]
Olympic TorchJohn Mark[1]
StadiumWembley Stadium

ReferencesEedit

  1. a b c d e "London 1948". olympic.org. Archived frae the original on 3 Mey 2010. Retrieved 28 Apryle 2010. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)