Australia hosted the first Olympics in the Southern Hemisphere, when they hosted the 1956 Melbourne Olympics.The country also hosted the 2000 Sydney Olympics.
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Greece in 1896.
Ireland has never hosted the Olympics. However, in 2003 Ireland became the first country other than the USA to host the Special Olympics World Summer Games.
Sochi, Russia is hosting the 2014 Winter Olympics. It is the first Olympic Games hosted by the Russian Federation. The USSR hosted the Summer Olympics in 1980.
The first of the Modern Olympics was held in 1896, in Athens, the birthplace of the Ancient Olympic Games.
Russia wil host their first Olympics in 2014. Prior, the Soviets hosted the Olympics in 1980.
In 1956 Australia and Sweden co hosted the Olympics event. Then in 2000 Australia hosted Sydney Olympics solely..........
The US first hosted the Olympics in 1904.
Athens, Greece, hosted the 1896 Summer Olympics, which was the first official olympic games. Paris, France, hosted the 1924 Summer Olympics. Berlin, Germany, hosted the 1936 Summer Olympics. Rome, Italy, hosted the 1960 Summer Olympics. Tokyo, Japan, hosted the 1964 Summer Olympics. Montreal, Canada, hosted the 1976 Summer Olympics. Seoul, South Korea, hosted the 1988 Summer Olympics. Barcelona, Spain, hosted the 1992 Summer Olympics. Atlanta, United States, hosted the 1996 Summer Olympics. Beijing, China, hosted the 2008 Summer Olympics.
Mexico is the first and only Latin American country to host the Olympics. It hosted the 1968 Summer Olympics in its capital, Mexico City. Currently, Rio De Janeiro is a final candidate for consideration in hosting the 2016 Summer Olympics.
i dont know where it was held but i think it was Justin O'Brien who hosted it
Athenns was the first Olmypic hosts in 1896
China won the most medals, securing the top position in the 2012 Olympics.
Yes. The Soviet Union hosted the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow. The 2014 Games in Sochi were the first ever Winter Olympics hosted by the Russian Federation.
the first modern Olympics were hosted in 1896.
The first time the US hosted the Summer Olympics was 1904 in St. Louis. The first Winter Olympics were Lake Placid, NY in 1932.
Singapore was first represented in the Olympics at the 1948 Games in London. One athlete participated, a high jumper named Lloyd Valberg who qualified for the finals and wound up finishing 14th.
St. Louis in 1904.
1924 in Chamonix, France.
2016 will be the first time.