For the fourth time of its history the Japan obtains the organization of Olympic.
After 1940 (Tokyo and Sapporo) 1964 (Tokyo) and 1972 (Sapporo) it is the tour of Nagano in 1998 of making facing this extraordinary challenge.
February 7 - 22, 1998
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The Emperor Akihito
Last torch bearer:
Aoste (ITA), Jaca (ESP), Oestersund (SWE), Salt Lake City (USA)