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Jeux Olympiques 1944

Lausanne, Jubilé Olympique, 50ème anniversaire de la rénovation des Jeux Olympiques 1944

En 1944, durant la Seconde Guerre mondiale, y a-t-il eu une trêve pour permettre aux Jeux olympiques de se dérouler? La réponse sur

winter olympics 1944 Cortina d'Ampezzo | The Olympic Games Logo Timeline – Every Logo for Every Olympics ...

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Cortina d'ampezzo, Italy Winter Olympics 1956. Cortina was to have held the winter games in 1944 but it was cancelled due to WWII.

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Berlin 1936

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Olympic rings , different regions united at one place.

Clinton McKenzie: My memories of a brave and mighty ring warrior

Golden boy: A young Frazier shows off his Olympic medal from the 1964 Tokyo Games

Because of the ongoing war, the Olympic Games of 1940 and 1944, slated for Tokyo and London, could not be held. However, several POW camps in Poland went ahead with their own Olympics, both in 1940 and 1944. While many of the events were held in secret, the 1944 Woldenberg Olympics, held at the camp in Woldenberg, and another held at the camp in Gross Born (both in Poland), were held on a much larger scale. About 369 out of the 7,000 prisoners at the Woldenberg camp participated in several…

Bigger, stronger, louder: A Century of Olympic Posters

London Summer Olympic Games 1948. London was supposed to hold the games in 1944, but was cancelled due to WW2.

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Rio Olympics 2016: Games set for opening ceremony The 2016 Olympic Games officially start in Rio on Friday with the opening ceremony at the Maracana Stadium. Athletes from 206 nations and a refugee team are in Brazil to compete in 28 sports and be watched by a global audience of billions. The build-up has been dominated by a Russian doping scandal the Zika virus and issues with the city's security infrastructure and venues. But it is time for the sporting action to take centre stage…