London 1948 Olympic Games, athletic festival held in London that took place July 29–Aug. 14, 1948. The London Games were the 11th occurrence of the modern Olympic Games.
How many times has the Olympics been in London?
The London Games were the 27th occurrence of the modern Olympic Games. In 2012 London became the first city to host the modern Games three times, having previously been the site of the 1908 and 1948 Olympic Games.
What 3 years did London host the Olympics?
London hosted the Olympic Games in 1908, 1948 and 2012. The 2012 Summer Olympics made London the first city to have hosted the modern Games of three Olympiads.
Will the Olympics ever be in London again?
Paris will become the second city to do this with the 2024 Summer Olympics, followed by Los Angeles as the third in 2028.
Host cities for Summer and Winter Olympic Games.
|Opening ceremony||27 July 2012|
|Closing ceremony||12 August 2012|
What sport is Germany best at in the Olympics?
In the Summer Olympics, Germany has won numerous gold medals for sports such as canoeing, equestrians, athletics, and rowing as well as cycling, swimming, and gymnastics. In the Winter Olympics, biathlon, luge, speed skating, and bobsleigh have all seen Germany win a number of Gold Medals.