Winter Games
Summer Games
Chronology of Summer Olympic Games
Through 2012 London Games
* - Estimates
No. Year Host City Dates Nations Events Sports Athletes
XXX 2012 London, England Jul 27-Aug 12 204 302 26 10,820
XXIX 2008 Beijing, China Aug 8-24 204 303 34 10,902
XXVIII 2004 Athens, Greece Aug 13-29 201 301 28 11,099
XXVII 2000 Sydney, Australia Sep 15-Oct 1 199 300 28 11,116
XXVI 1996 Atlanta, GA Jul 19-Aug 4 197 271 26 10,744
XXV 1992 Barcelona, Spain Jul 25-Aug 9 171 257 25 10,563
XXIV 1988 Seoul, Korea Sep 17-Oct 2 160 237 23 9,421
XXIII 1984 Los Angeles, CA Jul 28-Aug 12 140 221 21 7,078
XXII 1980 Moscow, USSR Jul 18-Aug 3 81 203 21 5,512
XXI 1976 Montreal, Canada Jul 17-Aug 1 93 198 21 6,189
XX 1972 Munich, Germany Aug 26-Sep 11 122 195 21 7,830
XIX 1968 Mexico City, Mexico Oct 12-27 113 172 18 5,531
XVIII 1964 Tokyo, Japan Oct 10-24 94 163 19 5,140
XVII 1960 Rome, Italy Aug 25-Sep 11 84 150 17 5,348
XVI 1956 Melbourne, Australia Nov 22-Dec 8 67 145 16 3,342
    Stockholm, Sweden
(Equestrian only)
  29 6 1 158
XV 1952 Helsinki, Finland Jul 19-Aug 3 69 149 17 4,925
XIV 1948 London, England Jul 29-Aug 14 59 136 17 4,099
XIII 1944 London, England Cancelled WWII
XII 1940 Tokyo, Japan & Helsinki, Finland Cancelled WWII
XI 1936 Berlin, Germany Aug 1-16 49 129 19 4,066
X 1932 Los Angeles, CA Jul 30-Aug 14 37 117 14 1,408
IX 1928 Amsterdam, Holland May 17-Aug 12 46 109 14 3,014
VIII 1924 Paris, France May 5-Jul 27 45 126 17 3,092
VII 1920 Antwerp, Belgium Apr 20-Sep 12 29 152 21 2,607
VI 1916 Berlin, Germany Cancelled WWI
V 1912 Stockholm, Sweden May 5-Jul 27 29 102 13 2,547
IV 1908 London, England Apr 27-Oct 31 22 110 21 2.035
III 1904 St. Louis, MO Jul 1-Nov 23 13 96 14 687
II 1900 Paris, France May 14-Oct 28 21 85 17 1.33
I 1896 Athens, Greece Apr 6-15 13 43 9 311

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