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1948 London Summer

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accueil THE XIVth SUMMER GAMES

Dates: July 29 - august 14, 1948
N.O.C. participants: 59
Number of sports: 17
Number of contests: 136
Number of athletes: 4104
Men: 3714
Women: 390
Opening: The king George VI
Oath: Donald Finlay
Last torch bearer: John Mark
Bids towns: Baltimore (USA), Lausanne (SUI), Los Angeles (USA), Minneapolis (USA), Philadelphie (USA).