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1964 Summer Olympics

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The 1964 Olympics Was Pivotal to Postwar Tokyo

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1964 Tokyo Summer Games: Women's 4 × 100m Relay (Amateur Footage)

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USA 4 x 100m relay 1964 Tokyo Olympics World Record

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✘ Tokyo 1964 (Olympic Opening Ceremony) Amateur Footage

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7 Things About... The Tokyo 1964 Olympics

The 1964 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XVIII Olympiad , was an international multi-sport event held in Tokyo, Japan, from 10 to 24 October 1964. Tokyo had been awarded the organization of the 1940 Summer Olympics, but this honour was subsequently passed to Helsinki because of Japan's invasion of China, before ultimately being cancelled because of World War II.
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  • Host city selection 

  • Highlights 

  • Sports 

  • Participating National Olympic Committees 

  • Venues 

  • Transportation and communications 

  • Legacy 

  • Boycotting countries