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1950 British Empire Games


The 1950 British Empire Games was the fourth edition of what is now called the ... 10, Wales, 0, 1, 0, 1. 10, Southern Rhodesia, 0, 1, 0, 1. Total, 88, 89, 80, 257 ...

British Empire Games: 1954


1950s as the British Empire and Commonwealth Games, the Hamilton Spectator still .... Southern Rhodesia's gold medal in bowling never made the headlines.

Commonwealth Games


The name changed to British Empire and Commonwealth Games in 1954, .... Rhodesia<sup>11</sup> 1934–1950; Flag of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland ...

About the Commonwealth | Commonwealth Oral History Project


4 February 1950 The fourth British Empire Games open in Auckland, New Zealand. ... and Nyasaland, and the self-governing colony of Southern Rhodesia. ).

The Commonwealth Games - Commonwealth of Nations


From its inception in 1930 as the British Empire Games, it has mirrored the changing ... by this name until 1950, then from 1954 to 1966 it was the British Empire and ... Zimbabwe (includes all medals won as Southern Rhodesia, Rhodesia, and ...

History of the Games - Commonwealth Games Association of Jersey


From 1930 to 1950 the Games were known as the British Empire Games, then the British Empire and ... Jamaica, Zimbabwe (Rhodesia) and Trinidad. ... Held in the southern hemisphere for the first time, the III Games opening ceremony took ...

For The Glory Of Sport - NUTS


Empire Games”, as it had been from 1930 to 1950, to “British Empire & ..... South Africa 1930, South Arabia (formerly Aden) 1966, Southern Rhodesia 1934.

Past Commonwealth Games 1930-1970 | Daily Mail Online


Mar 13, 2006 ... Commonwealth Games: The idea of a sports gathering for the countries of ... that the concept of a quadrennial British Empire Games got off the ground. ... than was that Parade at Eden Park on the afternoon of February 4, 1950. ... the first time while Northern and Southern Rhodesia were separate entities.

Commonwealth Games History - UniversalTeacher.com


The first such event, then known as the British Empire Games, was held in 1930 ... New Zealand, Northern Ireland, Southern Rhodesia, Scotland, South Africa, ... The 1950 British Empire Games was the fourth edition of what is now called the ...

The 1952 British Track Team in South Africa - Classic Lightweights


The 1952 British track team was the second to tour South Africa. In early 1948 a six-man British team had raced on tracks in both Southern Rhodesia (now ... since 1948, i.e. New Zealand Centenary Games and 1950 British Empire Games.

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British Empire: Africa: Southern Rhodesia


Named after Cecil Rhodes, Southern Rhodesia was to be formed as part of the scramble .... in the 1950s between Rhodesia, Northern Rhodesia and Nyasaland.

Historical Atlas of the British Empire - Dominions


Southern Rhodesia and Malta were special cases in the British Empire. ..... Detailed information about the fourth British Empire Games in 1950 in Aukland, New ...

1950 British Empire Games - Commonwealth Games Federation


World War II interrupted the staging of the British Empire Games scheduled for 1942 and 1946, however the enthusiasm from within the British Empire to ...