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1924 Summer Olympics - Wikipedia


The 1924 Summer Olympics officially known as the Games of the VIII Olympiad, were an international multi-sport event which was celebrated in 1924 in Paris, ...

Paris 1924 Summer Olympics - results & video highlights


Relive the moments that went down in history from the Paris 1924 Summer Olympics. Access official videos, results, sport and athlete records.

Video of Eric Liddell at the 1924 Olympics - Eric Liddell Centre


Eric Liddell's gold medal winning run in the 1924 Paris Olympics.

What Happened in 1924 Fashions, Pop Culture, Events and ...


Major News Stories From the year include Johnny Weissmuller wins three gold medals at the Paris Summer Olympics, J. Edgar Hoover appointed Director of the  ...

Australian Olympic Committee: Paris 1924


The 1924 Olympics had been scheduled for Amsterdam, but in his final act as IOC President Pierre de Coubertin transferred the Games to Paris (despite the ...

1924 Olympics - Infoplease


Running with a stopwatch on his wrist, Peerless Paavo captured the 1,500 and 5,000-meter finals within an hour of each other and set Olympic records in both.

First Winter Olympics - Jan 25, 1924 - HISTORY.com


On this day in History, First Winter Olympics on Jan 25, 1924. Learn more about what happened today on History.

Historical Events in 1924 | OnThisDay.com


See what famous, scandalous and important events happened in 1924 or ... Jan 26 Charles Jewtraw, US 500m skater, takes 1st Winter Olympics gold medal ...

50 stunning Olympic moments: No8 Eric Liddell's 400 metres win ...


Jan 4, 2012 ... Little could better emphasise the extent to which the Olympics has changed since its ... But Harold Abrahams, who in 1924 won the 100m gold medal – the event Liddell .... 'My FGM happened in white, midwest America' ...

1924 Olympics - Fact Monster


1924 Olympics. Chamonix. The first Winter Olympic Games were actually called “ The International Winter Sports Week” and went on for 11 days in the French ...

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Paris 1924 Olympic Games | Britannica.com


Jan 24, 2014 ... The 1924 Games represented a coming of age for the Olympics. Held in Paris in tribute to Pierre, baron de Coubertin, the retiring president of ...

History of 1924 Olympic Games in Paris - 20th Century History


Harold Abrahams at the Paris Olympics of 1924. Harold Abrahams won a gold medal in the 100-Meter dash, equaling the Olympic record of 10.6. He had also ...

1924 Paris Summer Games | Olympics at Sports-Reference.com


After the difficulties of the [1900 Olympics] in Paris, [Coubertin] fervently desired to see his home city host another Olympics. Paris was elected to host the 1924 ...