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The Olympic games were not held in 1940 because of World War II.

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What country hosted the Olympic Games in 1940?

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When was the 1940 olympic games?

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What was the first Asian country to host the Olympics?

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Where was the 1940 Olympic game?

The Olympic games of 1940 were canceled due to the World World.


Was there an olympic games in 1944?

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Which city hosted 1940 summer olympics?

There was no Olympic games in 1940.


Other than Sir Steve Redgrave who has won gold medals at 5 consecutive Olympic games?

Through the 2008 Games in Beijing:1) Birgit Fischer, Germany - Canoeing gold medals at the Games in 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, and 2004. She also won gold in 1980 and had the Soviet bloc countries not boycotted the 1984 Games in Los Angeles, probably would have won gold then too. She won her first gold medal (1980) at the age of 18 and her last gold medal (2004) at the age of 42.2) Aladár Gerevich, Hungary - Fencing gold medals at the Games in 1932, 1936, 1948, 1952, 1956, and 1960 (there were no Olympic Games held in 1940 and 1944).3) Pál Kovács, Hungary - Fencing gold medals at the Games in 1936, 1948, 1952, 1956, and 1960 (there were no Olympic Games held in 1940 and 1944).


Why have the Olympic games been cancelled?

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Did wars effect the olympic games?

WWI cause the 1916 Olympic Games to be cancelled. WWII cause the 1940 and 1944 Olympic Games to be cancelled.


Where was the Olympic Games held in 1940?

The 1940 summer olympics was held in Tokyo, Japan.


When were the Olympic games cancelled?

1916, 1940 and 1944.


What was the host city for the Olympic games in 1940?

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Why were there no olympic games in the years 191619401944?

The Olympic games were cancelled in 1916, 1940, and 1944 due to World Wars I and II.


Where were the 1940 olympic games due to be held?

Tokyo, Japan.


Who decided to cancel the olympic games in 1940 and 1944?

The IOC


Which years were the olympic games cancelled?

1916, 1940, and 1944.


Why were the 1940 olympic games cancelled?

World War II.


What is the traditional sport in Estonia?

Sport plays an important role in Estonian culture. Estonia first competed as a nation at the 1920 Summer Olympics, although the National Olympic Committee was established in 1923. Estonian athletes took part at every Olympic Games until the country was annexed by the Soviet Union in 1940. The 1980 Summer Olympics sailing regatta was held in the capital city Tallinn. Estonia has won most of its Olympic medals in weightlifting, wrestling, and cross-country skiing.


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