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Los Angeles 1932 - Key facts

Dates

July 30-August 14

Participants

1,332 (126 women)

Participating nations

37

Sports

14

Events

117

Medals awarded

348

IOC President

Henri de Baillet-Latour (Belgium)

Games declared open by

Charles Curtis, vice-President of the United States

Olympic oath read by

George Calnan (fencing)

Accredited journalists

303


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