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1976 Summer Olympics


Mick 1976 Montreal Olympics


Al Feuerbach Shot Put 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal.


1976 Summer Olympics Women's Pentathlon 1976


Montreal 1976 Olympics Music - Victor Vogel - Ballet 'Homage To The Athletes' Rock Movement


Sawao Kato - PH (Olympic games 1976)

The 1976 Summer Olympics, officially called the Games of the XXI Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event in Montreal, Quebec, in 1976, and the first Olympic Games held in Canada. Montreal was awarded the rights to the 1976 Games on May 12, 1970, at the 69th IOC Session in Amsterdam, over the bids of Moscow and Los Angeles. It was the first and, so far, only Summer Olympic Games to be held in Canada. Calgary and Vancouver later hosted the Winter Olympic Games in 1988 and 2010, respectively.
  • Host city selection 

  • Organization 

  • Cost and cost overrun 

  • Opening ceremony 

  • Highlights 

  • Venues 

  • Participating National Olympic Committees 

  • Medal count 

  • Non-participating National Olympic Committees 

  • Legacy 

  • Broadcasting