Asia has hosted the Summer Olympics four times: in Tokyo (1964 and 2021), Seoul (1988), and Beijing (2008).
When did Tokyo last host the Olympics?
1964 Summer Olympics
|Host city||Tokyo, Japan|
|Opened by||Emperor Hirohito|
Which countries refused to participate in Tokyo Olympics 1964 as many of their athletes were disqualified?
Tokyo, Japan, 1964
Indonesia and North Korea then withdrew from the Tokyo Games after a number of their athletes were declared ineligible. Also absent from the 1964 Games was South Africa, which had been banned by the IOC for its racist policy of apartheid.
What are the 5 Colours of the Olympic rings?
The Olympic rings were publicly presented for the first time in 1913. In the centre of a white background, five rings interlaced: blue, yellow, black, green and red.
Who is going to host the Olympics in 2024?
On 13 September at the IOC Session in Lima, it was confirmed that Paris and Los Angeles will host the Olympic Games 2024 and 2028 respectively, following the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) historic decision to award both Games simultaneously.
Who was the first woman to land a perfect 10?
In 1976 in Montreal, Romanian athlete Nadia Comaneci became the first gymnast in Olympic history to be awarded the perfect score of 10.0 for her. performance on the uneven bars.