In 2010, it was South Africa.
Italy hosted the 1934 world cup. They won the tournament, and also went on to win the 1938 world cup in France.
The first FIFA World Cup tournament was held in 1930 and hosted by Uruguay.
Italy was the first European country to win a world cup hosted in Europe.
The 2009 tournament was held at the Atlantis Resort & Casino in the Bahamas.
Sril Lanka in 1996.
India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka all co-hosted the tournament, with the final held in Mumbai, India.
It was Uruguay in 1930.