The Olympic games are being passed onto London during the closing ceremony of the 2008 Beijing Olympic games as London are next to host the Olympics in 2012.
yes, It was passed on today to Boris Johnson, Mayor of London.
The olympic flag is passed to the next country holding the olympics, but not to the head of state. Today, Aug 24th, 2008 it was passed to Boris Johnson, Mayor of London by the Mayor of Beijing tell me whaat it meansssssssssssssssssssssssss!
First the Olympic Flag is presented to the Head of the of the Olympic Organising Commitee of the present city (Beijing). This is then passed to the Head of the IOC Jaquces Rougge. The flag is then passed to the Major or of similar "rank"(London).
After being lit in a ceremony in Greece, the Olympic torch is carried through relay, to the country that is hosting the Olympics for the year. It is passed from runner to runner, until the final runner is revealed at the opening ceremony.
For the 2012 London Olympics, the torch traveled 8,000 miles. It passed through 1,000 cities in 70 days, including Bristol, Cardiff, Liverpool, Belfast, Aberdeen, and Newcastle.source: totalprosports.com
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Shakespeare was believed to have left London a few years before he passed away.
For the 2012 London Olympics, the torch traveled 8,000 miles. It passed through 1,000 cities in 70 days, including Bristol, Cardiff, Liverpool, Belfast, Aberdeen, and Newcastle.
Jason London is an actor. He has been on a lot of television shows and several movies. He has not passed away.