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 When did the Summer Olympics start having a different year than the Winter Olympics?

Answer The first year in which the Summer Olympics were held in a year that did not also have a winter games was 1996 in Atlanta, Georgia. The International Olympic Committee voted in 1986 to hold the sum... Read More »
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Where were the Winter Olympics held in 1968?

The 1968 Winter Olympics took place in Grenoble, France. Norway won the most gold medals at the 1968 games, with six. The Norwegians also took the most overall medals with 14, edging runner-up Russ... Read More »
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Do more countries participate in the Winter Olympics or the Summer Olympics?

The Summer Olympics draw participants from approximately 200 countries, while the winter Olympics are attended by representatives from fewer than 100 countries. This is primarily due to the fact th... Read More »
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Do more countries compete in the Summer Olympics or the Winter Olympics?

Due to the number of sports and the sports that are offered, the Summer Olympics traditionally attract more countries then the Winter Olympics. For example, the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing saw ... Read More »
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When did the Winter& Summer Olympics change to different years?

The 1994 Winter Olympic Games in Lillehammer, Norway, were the first Winter Olympics staged in a year different than the Summer Olympics. The decision to hold the games in different years was made ... Read More »
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