There were no summer Olympics in 2006, but the winter Olympics held that year were in Turin, Italy.
1956 Winter Olympics - Cortina d'Ampezzo 1960 Summer Olympics - Rome 2006 Winter Olympics - Turin
1956 Summer Olympics (Melbourne, Australia) 1956 Winter Olympics (Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy)
There were no Winter Olympics in 2004. The 2004 Summer Olympics were held in Athens, Greece. The 2002 Winter Olympics were held in Salt Lake City, USA and the 2006 Winter Olympics were held in Turin, Italy.
Italy has hosted three Olympic Games: Summer Olympics: 1960 - Rome Winter Olympics: 1956 - Cortina d'Ampezzo, 2006 - Turin
Winter Olympics in Squaw Valley United States - Summer Olympics in Rome Italy
The 1960 Winter Olympics were held in Squaw Valley, USA and the 1960 Summer Olympics were held in Rome, Italy.
Italy has competed in all Summer Olympics except 1904 and in all Winter Olympics. That would make 25 Summer Games (including 2008) and 20 Winter Games.
3 times 2 winter and 1 summer.
Prior to the 2008 Summer Olympic Games, the 2004 Summer Olympics were held in Athens, Greece and the 2006 Winter Olympics were held in Turin, Italy.
1924 Winter Games in Chamonix (the first ever Winter Olympics). Italy was represented by 23 athletes competing in bobsleigh, ski jumping, cross country skiing, and military ski patrol. No athlete won a medal.
The Olympic Games are held every four years. There were no Olympics in 1962. In 1960, the Winter Olympics were held in Squaw Valley, California, USA, and the Summer Olympics were held in Rome, Italy. In 1964, the Winter Olympics were held in Innsbruck, Austria, and the Summer Olympics were held in Tokyo, Japan.