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im not sure but i think it was World War 2.

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Q: Why were there no olympic games between 1936 and 1948?
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Why were there 12 years between Olympic games from 1936-1948?


Why were there no olympic games between 1936-1948?

Summer Olympic Games 1936 There were Olympic Games in 1936. They were held in Berlin and known as the games of the XI Olympiad. 1940. The games were scheduled to be held in Tokyo but due to the Second world war, they were cancelled. 1944 The games were scheduled to be held in London but due to the Second world war, they were cancelled. 1948 The games were held in London under very austere conditions. They were known as the Games of the XIII Olympiad. Winter Olympis Games. Were not held in 1940 & 1944.

Were there olympic games between 1946 amd 1948?

Photos from the Olympic Games held in London in 1948

Why was the olympic games not held in world war 2?

The Olympic Games were due to be held in 1940 and 1944 but most of the world was at war so they had to be cancelled. The 1936 Games were in Berlin and they resumed in 1948 in London.

In what years were the Olympic games cancelled?

The years of WW2. The last one up to that was 1936 in Berlin, followed by 1948 in London.

Some gaps between olympic games were more than four years what were those dates and why was there a bigger than normal gap?

There were no Olympic Games in 1916, 1940, and 1944. The gap between the 1912 Games and the 1920 Games was due to World War I. The gap between the 1936 Games and the 1948 Games was due to World War II. What is the name given to the actual interval between the Games?

Who hosted the games in 1944?

The were no Olympic Games in 1944 - it was World War II instead. Similarly none in 1940 The years went from 1936 to 1948

Why were there so many years between olympic games in 1936 to 1948?

They weren't held during World War II, not a very good time in terms of international feelings of brotherhood.

What olympic game had a 12 year gap?

The Summer and Winter Games during World War II. The Games were held in 1936, not held in 1940 and 1944, and resumed in 1948.

Japan and German not invited to which Olympic Games?


What was the host city for the Olympic games in 1948?


When were the Olympic Games held in London?

1908 & 1948

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