1998 Winter Olympics

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XVIII Olympic Winter Gemmes
1998 Winter Olympics logo.svg
Host ceetyNagano, Japan
MottoCoexistence wi the Naitur (Japanese: 自然との共存, Shizen to no Kyōzon)
Naitions pairteecipatin73
Athletes pairteecipatin2,176 (1,389 men, 787 weemen)[1]
Events68 in 7 sports (14 disciplines)
Closin ceremony22 Februar
Offeecially appened biEmperor Akihito
Athlete's OathKenji Ogiwara
Judge's OathJunko Hiramatsu
Olympic TorchMidori 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.