1948 Simmer Olympics

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Gemmes o the XIV Olympiad
1948 Summer Olympics logos.png
Host ceetyLunnon, Unitit Kinrick
Naitions pairteecipatin59[1]
Athletes pairteecipatin4,104
(3,714 men, 390 women)[1]
Events136 in 17 sports
Appenin ceremony29 Julie
Closin ceremony14 August
Offeecially appened biKeeng George VI[1]
Athlete's OathDonald Finlay[1]
Olympic TorchJohn Mark[1]
StadiumWembley Stadium

The 1948 Simmer Olympics, offeecially kent as the Gemmes o the XIV Olympiad, war an internaitional multi-sport event which wis held in Lunnon, Ingland, Unitit Kinrick. Efter a 12-year hiatus acause o Warld War II, thir war the first Simmer Olympics syne the 1936 Gemmes in Berlin.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "London 1948". olympic.org. Archived frae the oreeginal on 3 May 2010. Retrieved 28 April 2010.