Australia hosted the first Olympics in the Southern Hemisphere, when they hosted the 1956 Melbourne Olympics.The country also hosted the 2000 Sydney Olympics.
England is the only country that has hosted the Olympics 3 times
Greece in 1896.
Rio, Brazil hosted the Olympics in 2016.
No African country has ever hosted the olympics
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 United Kingdom hosted the 2012 Summer Olympics.
There were no Winter Olympics in 2012. The United Kingdom hosted the 2012 Summer Olympics.
The first of the Modern Olympics was held in 1896, in Athens, the birthplace of the Ancient Olympic Games.
Mexico City, Mexico hosted the 1968 Summer Olympics.
There was no Olympics held in 1982.
The XX Olympics was the twentieth Olympics. This Olympics was held in 1972. The city and country that hosted these games was Munich Germany.
The country that hosted the olympics in 1988 was seoul,south korea
No country in the southern hemisphere has ever hosted the Winter Olympics.
Athens did not have Olympics. It was hosted by Elis.
Russia wil host their first Olympics in 2014. Prior, the Soviets hosted the Olympics in 1980.
This year it was London.