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Olympics: Summer Olympic Games hosts list

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(Globalpost/GlobalPost)

List of summer Olympic Games hosts after Tokyo won the vote by the International Olympic Committee members to host the 2020 edition on Saturday:

1896 - Athens

1900 - Paris

1904 - St. Louis (USA)

1908 - London

1912 - Stockholm

1916 - Berlin (cancelled due to World War I)

1920 - Antwerp (BEL)

1924 - Paris

1928 - Amsterdam

1932 - Los Angeles

1936 - Berlin

1940 - First awarded to Tokyo then to Helsinki (cancelled due to World War II)

1944 - London (cancelled due to World War II)

1948 - London

1952 - Helsinki

1956 - Melbourne (AUS)

1960 - Rome

1964 - Tokyo

1968 - Mexico City

1972 - Munich (FRG - Federal Republic of Germany/West Germany)

1976 - Montreal

1980 - Moscow

1984 - Los Angeles

1988 - Seoul

1992 - Barcelona (ESP)

1996 - Atlanta (USA)

2000 - Sydney

2004 - Athens

2008 - Beijing

2012 - London

2016 - Rio de Janeiro

2020 - Tokyo

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http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130907/olympics-summer-olympic-games-hosts-list