Moritz and Innsbruck are the only host cities, with the addition of Lake Placid, to have hosted the Games twice. A popular ski destination for international jet-setters, St. Moritz hosted the Winter Olympics in 1928 and 1948.
How many times has Austria hosted the Winter Olympics?
They have been held four times in the United States (1932, 1960, 1980, and 2002), three times in France (1924, 1968, and 1992) and twice each in Austria (1964 and 1976), Canada (1988 and 2010), Japan (1972 and 1998), Italy (1956 and 2006), Norway (1952 and 1994) and Switzerland (1928 and 1948).
Which country has hosted the Olympics most?
The United States has hosted or been awarded a total of eight Olympic Games, more than any other country, followed by France with five and Japan with four editions.
Where was the Winter Olympics in 1960?
Did Austria host the Olympics?
The Olympic Winter Games was held a second time in Innsbruck in 1976.
1964 Winter Olympics.
|Emblem of the 1964 Winter Olympics|
|Host city||Innsbruck, Tyrol, Austria|
|Events||34 in 6 sports (10 disciplines)|
Are there summer and Winter Olympics in the same year?
The Winter and Summer Olympic Games were held in the same years until 1992, after a 1986 decision by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to place the Summer and Winter Games on separate four-year cycles in alternating even-numbered years. Because of the change, the next Winter Olympics after 1992 were in 1994.