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Amsterdam 1928 - Key facts

Dates

May 17-August 12

Other candidate city

Los Angeles

Participants

2,883 (277 women)

Participating nations

46

Sports

14

Events

109

Medals awarded

327

IOC president

Henri de Baillet-Latour (Belgium)

Games declared open by

Prince Hendrik of Mecklenburg

Olympic oath read by

Harry Denis (Holland - football)

Accredited journalists

616


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