XIV Olympic Games 1948 London (GBR) 29th July - 14th August
First Olympic Games after the World War II. Defeteated Germany and Japan were not allowed to compete.
London was awarded the 1944 Olympic Games, but War stopped that games. In March 1946 the IOC, through a postal vote, gave the Summer 1948 games to London.
Soviet Union intialy declared intention to compete.
4,104 athletes competed. 390 women.
London
MedalsGSBAll
1. United States38271984
2. Sweden16111744
3. France1061329
4. Hungary1051227
5. Italy812929
6. Finland87520
7. Turkey64212
8. Czechoslovakia62311
9. Switzerland510520
10.Denmark57820
11.Netherlands52916
12.Great Britain314623
13.Argentina3317
14.Australia26513
15.Belgium2237
16.Egypt2215
17.Mexico2125
18.South Africa2114
19.Norway1337
20.Jamaica12 3
21.Austria1 34
22.India1 1
22.Peru1 1
24.Yugoslavia 2 2
25.Canada 123
26.Portugal 112
26.Uruguay 112
28.Cuba 1 1
28.Spain 1 1
28.Sri Lanka 1 1
31.Trinidad and Tobago 1 1
32.Panama 22
33.South Korea 22
34.Brazil 11
34.Iran 11
34.Poland 11
34.Puerto Rico 11
Sports

Athletics

Swimming

Gymnastics

Weightlifting

Fencing

Equestrian

Cycling

Diving

Rowing

Canoeing

Boxing

Wrestling

Sailing

Shooting

Modern Pentathlon

Team Sports
Men BasketballUnited States
Men Field HockeyIndia
Men Water Polo Italy
Men Football Sweden
Men Lacrosse
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Last updated: 12 Apr 2015

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