Marcolympics
1928 AMSTERDAM SUMMER
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logo THE IXth SUMMER GAMES
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The June 2, 1921, the I.O.C attributed the Games of the IXth Olympiad in Amsterdam and the Games of the IXth in Amsterdam. Dutch royal and religious authorities, estimating rather heathen Olympic movement, had delayed the city toll of credits. The queen refused even to chair opening ceremony. For the first time, the flame lit to Olympia passing in transit of relay in relay through Greece, Yugoslavia, Austria, and Germany, appeared from an enormous bowl, symbolizing the union of dawns of the world.
Dates : July 29- August 12
Participating N.O.C.: 46
Number of Sports: 14
Number of Events: 109
Number of Athletes: 3014
Men's : 2724
Women's : 290
Opening: HRH Prince Hendrik
Oath : Henry Denis
Final Torch Bearer: Unknow
Candidates cities: Los Angeles (USA)
The table of the medals alphabetically of the countries