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Where were the 2004 and 2008 Olympics held?

Where were the 2004 and 2008 Olympics held?

A new medal obverse was introduced at these Games, replacing the design by Giuseppe Cassioli that had been used since 1928….2004 Summer Olympics.

Emblem of the 2004 Summer Olympics
Host city Athens, Greece
Stadium Olympic Stadium
Summer Beijing 2008 → Winter Turin 2006 → 2004 Summer Paralympics

Which country hosted the 2004 Olympic Games?

Athens 2004 Olympic Games, athletic festival held in Athens that took place August 13–29, 2004. The Athens Games were the 25th occurrence of the modern Olympic Games. The 2004 Olympic Games returned home to Greece, birthplace of the ancient Games and site of the inaugural modern Olympics.

Where was the 2006 Winter Olympics held?

Turin2006 Winter Olympics / Location

Did Greece host the 2004 Olympics?

Fifteen years ago the Olympic Games Athens 2004 were considered a “homecoming”: Greece was the birthplace of the ancient Olympic Games and host of the inaugural Olympic Games of the modern era in 1896.

Where was the 2008 Winter Olympics held?

In 2008 the Olympic Games were held in China for the first time. In the months prior to the Games’ start, a devastating earthquake in Sichuan province, international focus on China’s pollution problems, and protests over China’s human rights record and Tibet became part of the Olympic story.

Where was the Winter Olympics in 2002?

Salt Lake City2002 Winter Olympics / Location

Who won Olympics 2004?

United States
Russia finished third, (second in total medals), and also won the most bronze medals (38)….2004 Summer Olympics medal table.

2004 Summer Olympics medals
Location Athens, Greece
Most gold medals United States (36)
Most total medals United States (101)

Where were the 2010 Winter Olympic Games held?

WhistlerRichmondWhistler Olympic ParkUniversity Endowment Lands
2010 Winter Olympics/Location

Where did the 2010 Olympics take place?

Where was the 2000 Winter Olympics held?

Sydney Australia
Host cities for Summer and Winter Olympic Games

City Country Year
Nagano Japan 1998
Sydney Australia 2000
Salt Lake City United States 2002
Athens Greece 2004