1936 Summer Olympics

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Olympic Stadium in Berlin, 1936

The 1936 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XI Olympiad, were held in Berlin, Germany.[1]

The games were thought to be successful. The costs of the games was mostly paid for by the German government.[2]

Participating nations[change | change source]

A total of 49 nations sent athletes to compete at the Berlin games.[3]

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References[change | change source]

Countries at the 1936 Olympics
  1. Sports Reference.com (SR/Olympics), "1936 Berlin Summer Games"; retrieved 2012-7-24.
  2. Zarnowski, C. Frank. "A Look at Olympic Costs," Citius, Altius, Fortius (US). Summer 1992, Vol. 1, Issue 1, pp. 21-22 [6-7 of 17 PDF]; retrieved 2012-7-24.
  3. Taking part in the games for the first time were Afghanistan, Bermuda, Bolivia, Costa Rica, Liechtenstein and Peru.

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Media related to 1936 Summer Olympics at Wikimedia Commons


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