1998 Winter Olympics

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XVIII Olympic Winter Gemmes
1998 Winter Olympics logo.svg
Host ceety Nagano, Japan
Motto Coexistence wi the Naitur (Japanese: 自然との共存, Shizen to no Kyōzon)
Naitions pairteecipatin 73
Athletes pairteecipatin 2,176 (1,389 men, 787 weemen)[1]
Events 68 in 7 sports (14 disciplines)
Closin ceremony 22 Februar
Offeecially appened bi Emperor Akihito
Athlete's Oath Kenji Ogiwara
Judge's Oath Junko Hiramatsu
Olympic Torch Midori Ito

The 1998 Winter Olympics, offeecially the XVIII Olympic Winter Gemmes (第十八回オリンピック冬季競技大会, Dai Jūhachi-kai Orinpikku Tōkikyōgi Taikai), wis a winter multi-sport event celebratit frae 7 tae 22 Februar 1998 in Nagano, Japan.

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  1. "The Olympic Winter Games Factsheet" (PDF). International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 5 August 2012.