"Waldi", the dachshund
no. the first mascot was in 1972.It was Waldi the Duchhound
The first official Olympic mascot was Waldi the dachshund in 1972 at the Munich Olympic Games. Though in Mexico and prior to this there were unofficial mascots as well.
Waldi was the first official Olympic mascot. Created for the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, he was a dachshund, a popular breed of dog from Germany.
Wenlock & Mandeville
Hodori was the mascot for the1988 Seoul Summer Olympics.
The mascot for the 1996 Atlanta summer olympic games was Izzy. Izzy was a computer designed mascot otherwise known as WHATISIT?