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  1976 Summer Olympics - Wikipedia
The 1976 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXI Olympiad, were held in 1976 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
The Olympic Stadium, a daring design of French architect Roger Taillibert, remains a lasting monument to the huge deficit, as it never had an effective retractable roof, and the tower was only completed after the Olympics.
Montreal 1976 pointed the way to the future in Olympic security, which was further increased for the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City.
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 2004 Summer Olympics
Athens was chosen as the host city in 1997, after surprisingly losing the bid to organize the 1996 Summer Olympics, the celebration of the 100th anniversary of the modern Olympic Games.
Since the 1968 Winter Olympics in Grenoble, France it has been the tradition to have a mascot for the games and this year the official mascots are sister and brother, Athena and Phevos, named after the goddess of wisdom, strategy and war and the god of light and music, respectively.
An emotional high point of the parade was the entrance of the delegation from Afghanistan which had been absent from the Olympics, and had female competitors for the first time.
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 Summer
Basketball at the 1968 Summer Olympics The Yugoslavia, 65-50.
Summer Summer is one of the four temperate August in the Northern hemisphere.
Summer Palace The Summer Palace (pinyin: Yiheyuan) is a palace in China.
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 Encyclopedia: 1936 Summer Olympics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The Canadian Olympic Team was the only olympic team from a non-fascist country to salute Hitler (in a gesture of friendship) while marching by during opening ceremonies.
The 1996 Summer Olympics, formally known as the Games of the XXVI Olympiad and informally known as the Centennial Olympics, were held in 1996 in Atlanta, Georgia, United States.
The 2008 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXIX Olympiad, will be held in Beijing in the Peoples Republic of China from August 8, 2008 to August 24, 2008, with the opening ceremony to take place at 8 p.
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 1936 Summer Olympics. Who is 1936 Summer Olympics? What is 1936 Summer Olympics? Where is 1936 Summer Olympics? ...
Although awarded before the Nazi Party came to power in Germany, the government saw the Olympics as a golden opportunity to promote their fascist ideology.
For the first time the Olympic Flame was brought to the Olympic Town by a torch relay, with the starting point in Olympia, Greece.
The games were the first to have live television coverage, Telefunken and Fernseh broadcast over seventy hours of coverage to specially erected booths throughout the city.
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 1976 Summer Olympics - InformationBlast
The Games of the XXI Olympiad were held in 1976 in Montreal, Canada.
In the bid to organise the Olympics, Montreal defeated Moscow and Los Angeles, which would organise the 1980 and 1984 Olympics.
In a protest to a tour of South Africa by the New Zealand rugby team, Tanzania led a boycott of 22 African nations as the IOC refused to not admit the New Zealand team.
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 INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE - OLYMPIC GAMES
The 1976 Montreal Games were marred by an African boycott to protest the fact that the national rugby team of New Zealand had toured South Africa and New Zealand was scheduled to compete in the Olympics.
She was the first gymnast in Olympic history to be awarded the perfect score of 10.0.
The Olympic flame arrived by air, sent in the form of an electronic signal by a telephone cable towards a transmitter in the direction of a satellite from the Intelsat network.
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 1980 olympic hockey games   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
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The International Olympic Committee (IOC), which sets and enforces Olympic policy, has struggled with the licensing and commercialization of the games, the need to schedule events to accommodate American television networks (whose broadcasting fees help underwrite the games), and the monitoring of entrants who seek illegal competitive advantages, often through the use of performance-enhancing drugs.
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 1980 u.s olympic hockey team   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Olympic Memorable Moments: US Hockey's Original Golden Boys - With Bill's son David becoming a star for the US Olympic team in 1980, and the success of the family hockey stick company, the Christians are widely -
The current comeback of the Olympic games is due in a large measure to the efforts of Pierre, baron de Coubertin, of France.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC), which sets and enforces Olympic policy, has struggled with the licensing and commercialization of the games, the need to schedule events to accommodate American television networks (whose broadcasting fees help underwrite the games), and the monitoring of athletes who seek illegal competitive advantages, often through the use of performance-enhancing drugs.
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 Olympic Stadium/Autostade/Molson Stadium Articles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The Stadium was originally constructed with a 7,676-seat grandstand.  A large majority of the estimated $100,000 construction costs came from Captain Percival Molson, a McGill football, hockey and track star who bequeathed $75,000 to help defray the costs of a new stadium.
Following the 1976 Summer Olympics, the Alouettes moved into Olympic Stadium, where they played until 1986, when the franchise folded and then back there in 1996, when the team was resurrected.
But the stadium proved to be an albatross around their necks, what with the high rental, the enormous amount of empty seats which gave it a sterile atmosphere for games.
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 1960 Summer Olympics
Rome had been awarded the organisation of the 1908 Summer Olympics, but had to decline and pass the honours to London.
South Africa appears in the Olympic arena for the last time under the apartheid regime.
It was the second time an athlete died in competition at the Olympics, after the death of Portuguese marathon runner Francisco Lazaro[?] at the 1912 Summer Olympics.
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 Usa Vs Russia Hockey Olympics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Olympic rules break game wide open, add more excitement.
In the Olympics, Hossa had four goals, two assists, 11 shots and...
Russia hockey game scored the highest rating for any hockey broadcast...
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 Olympics: Athens 2004
The Olympics draws on traditions of war, religion, economy
The Olympics were held in honor of this Greek god.
Women competed in these games, which may predate the Olympics.
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 Olympics
1976 Nate Johnson, born in Seattle, Washington canoe alternate for 1996 Olympics
1976 Troy Glaus, born in Tarzana, California, baseball infielder 1996 Olympics bronze
1975 Alexander Zhurik, hockey defenseman, Belarus, 1998 Olympics
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 Learn more about 1936 Summer Olympics in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Learn more about 1936 Summer Olympics in the online encyclopedia.
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 Trade List by Topic - Sports - Olympics - Summer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
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 1976 Olympics
In 1970, when Montreal was named to host the Summer Olympics '76, organizers estimated it would cost $310 million to stage the Games.
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Winter Olympics 7 2 0113 IOC decides to hold 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver (Kyodo World News Service)
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 1976 Olympics
The IOC originally gave the 1976 Winter Games to Denver, but in 1972 Colorado voters rejected a $5 million bond issue to finance the undertaking.
The Russian hockey team, which had won the gold medal in 1972 and then battled the NHL's Team Canada to a virtual standoff six months later, returned with most of the same players and won its fourth straight Olympic title.
Also, Bill Koch became the first U.S. skier to ever win an Olympic cross-country medal when he placed second in the 30–kilometer race.
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