The 1976 Summer Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques d'été de 1976), officially known as the Games of the XXI Olympiad (French: Jeux de la XXIe Olympiade) and commonly known as Montreal 1976 (French: Montréal 1976), were an international multi-sport event held from July 17 to August 1, 1976, in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
17 de jul. de 1976 · An iconic part of any Olympic Games, each host offers their unique version. Torch. Olympic Games. Relive the moments that went down in history at the 1976 winter Olympics in Montreal. Access official videos, results, galleries, sport and athletes.
Games Details Duration July 17 to August 1 Olympic Cauldron Lighting Stéphane Préfontaine and Sandra Henderson Events 198 Official Opening Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II Competing Athletes 6,084 (4,824 men, 1,260 women) Olympic Oath Olympic Oath (athletes): Pierre Saint-Jean (weightlifting) Olympic Oath (officials): Maurice Forget (athletics)
The Montréal 1976 Olympics The Games of the XXI Olympiad were celebrated in Montréal, Québec from July 17 to August 1, 1976. These were the first Olympic Games held in Canada, and the only summer Olympic Games held in Canada to date. 92 nations participated in 196 events across 21 sports, and Canada finished in 27th place overall with five ...
27 de nov. de 2011 · The XXIst Olympiad, held from 17 July to 1 August 1976, included memorable performances from many athletes, including Romanian gymnast Nadia Comaneci and American decathlete Caitlyn Jenner.
Montreal 1976 Olympic Games, athletic festival held in Montreal that took place July 17–August 1, 1976. The Montreal Games were the 18th occurrence of the modern Olympic Games. Despite producing 32 world records and a host of memorable performances, the 1976 Games drew more attention to the apparent problems of the Olympic movement.
Montreal Olympics 1976, Canada - Official Site This is the official website of the Games of the XXI. Olympiad, the Montreal Olympic Summer Games of 1976, which took place in Montreal July 17 – August 1, 1976. It is created and sponsored by members of the Organizing Committee and welcomes texts from all members of that Committee.