Olympic Organizing Countries List : Latest Updates

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If you are looking for the information regarding olympic organizing countries list, you are in the right place. Here you can get complete list of olympic organizing countries list until now.

Nowadays Olympic games are categorized into ancient Olympic games and modern Olympic games because of the origination of different games as time passes by.

Founder of Olympic game was Baron de Coubertin. Ancient Olympic games which were held in Olympia, Greece from 8th century BC to 4th century AD.

International Olympic committee was founded in 1894. And the modern Olympic Games were held in 1896 Athens, Greece.

Modern Olympic is the biggest sport events held in the world in which all the country around the world take part and thousands of athletes are participated from different countries.

The Modern Olympic games are categorized into summer and winter games as per the nature of the games played.

There are altogether around 50 games played in Modern Olympics games including summer and winter games.

Here we are going to list the date and name of the countries where modern Olympics were held.

List of the Olympic organizing countries list of modern Olympic games

  • 1896 Athens, Greece


  • 1900 Paris, France


  • 1904 St Louis, USA


  • 1906 Athens, Greece


  • 1908 London, Great Britain


  • 1912 Stockholm, Sweden


  • 1920 Antwerp, Belgium


  • 1924 Paris, France


  • 1928 Amsterdam, Holland


  • 1932 Los Angeles, USA


  • 1936 Berlin, Germany


  • 1948 London, Great Britain


  • 1952 Helsinki, Finland


  • 1956 Melborune, Australia


  • 1960 Rome, Italy


  • 1964 Tokyo, Japan


  • 1968 Mexico City, Mexico


  • 1972 Munich, Germany


  • 1976 Montreal, Canada


  • 1980 Moscow, USSR


  • 1984 Los Angeles USA


  • 1988 Seoul, South Korea


  • 1992 Barcelona, Spain


  • 1996 Atlanta, USA


  • 2000 Sydney, Australia


  • 2004 Athens, Greece


  • 2008 Beijing, China


  • 2012 London, England


  • 2016 Rio, Brazil


  • 2020 Tokyo, Japan

Organizing the Olympic game in their own country and hosting it is a great job. It is much beneficial as well as a challenging task to organize an Olympic game for a country.

One should fulfill the criteria specified by an Olympic organizing committee to organize Olympic in their country.

The next Olympic game is going to be held in 2020 Tokyo, Japan.


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