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Originally awarded to Berlin, the 1916 Olympics were cancelled because of World War I

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Q: When were the summer Olympics supposed to be held when they were canceled during war world 1?
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Which years were the olypics canceled?

1916 Summer Olympics in Berlin, Germany - CANCELED DUE TO WORLD WAR I1940 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan - CANCELED DUE TO WORLD WAR II1940 Winter Olympics in Sapporo, Japan - CANCELED DUE TO WORLD WAR II1944 Summer Olympics in London, England - CANCELED DUR TO WORLD WAR II1944 Winter Olympics in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy - CANCELED DUE TO WORLD WAR II


What years were the olympic games cancelled?

The Olympics have been canceled a handful of times. The Summer Olympics were canceled in 1916, 1940, and 1944. The Winter Olympics were also canceled in 1940 and 1944.


How many modern Winter and Summer Olympics have been held as of 2009?

27 Summer Olympics, 3 were canceled. 20 winter Olympic games, 2 were canceled. The major difference in numbers is because the summer Olympics started in 1896, while the winter Olympics started in 1924.


How many olympics have been canceled?

5 (3 summer and 2 winter).


Do they have gymnastics in the Olympics?

Yes, during the Summer events in the summer Olympics


In 1944 why were the Olympics not held?

The 1944 Olympics (which was to be held in London, England) was canceled due to World War II. Because of the cancellation, London went on to host the 1948 Summer Olympics. The 1944 Winter Olympics, which would have taken place in Italy, was likewise canceled.


Have the Olympics ever been canceled?

Yes, they were cancelled 5 times because of the World Wars. 1916 Summer (there were no Winter Olympics back then) 1940 Summer 1940 Winter 1944 Summer 1944 Winter


Are these the winter or summer Olympics?

If the games are taken place during the winter, then it is the Winter Olympics. If the games are taken place in the summer, then its the Summer Olympics.


What is the difference between summer and winter Olympics?

The Summer Olympics are held during the summer and have summer sports and competitions. The Winter Olympics are held during the winter and have winter sports and competitions. Both Olympic competitions are held every four years, but Winter Olympics are held two years after the most recent Summer Olympics.


Where were the summer Olympics supposed to be held?

The 2016 Summer Olympics were held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The 2020 Summer Olympics were awarded to Tokyo, Japan. The winning city for the 2024 games will be announced in September 2017.


What news is coming out in summer of 2008 about andesine labradorite?

It's supposed to be announced as the official gemstone of the summer Olympics.


What two events have been canceled in the olympic games of 2008?

Baseball and Softball will NOT be a part of the 2012 Summer Olympic Games, but were a part of the 2008 Summer Olympics.

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