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1932 Winter Olympics

Index 1932 Winter Olympics

The 1932 Winter Olympics, officially known as the III Olympic Winter Games, were a winter multi-sport event in the United States, held in Lake Placid, New York. [1]

58 relations: Alpine skiing at the 1936 Winter Olympics, Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics, Argentina, Big Pines, California, Bobsleigh at the 1932 Winter Olympics, Cortina d'Ampezzo, Cross-country skiing at the 1932 Winter Olympics, Curling at the 1932 Winter Olympics, Demonstration sport, Dewey Decimal Classification, Eddie Eagan, Estonia, Figure skating, Figure skating at the 1932 Winter Olympics, FIS Alpine World Ski Championships 1932, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Godfrey Dewey, Governor of New York, Herb Brooks Arena, Ice hockey at the 1932 Winter Olympics, Ice skating, Irving Jaffee, Italy, Ivar Ballangrud, Jack Shea (speed skater), James B. Sheffield Olympic Skating Rink, Lake Placid Club, Lake Placid Olympic Ski Jumping Complex, Lake Placid, New York, Latvia, List of IOC country codes, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Melvil Dewey, Mexico, Mt. Van Hoevenberg Olympic Bobsled Run, Multi-sport event, Netherlands, New York (state), Nordic combined at the 1932 Winter Olympics, Orange County Register, President of the United States, Ski jumping at the 1932 Winter Olympics, Sled dog racing at the 1932 Winter Olympics, Sonja Henie, Speed skating, Speed skating at the 1932 Winter Olympics, United States, William May Garland, Winter Olympic Games, ..., Wrightwood, California, Yugoslavia, 1920 Summer Olympics, 1928 Summer Olympics, 1928 Winter Olympics, 1932 Summer Olympics, 1936 Winter Olympics, 1980 Winter Olympics. Expand index (8 more) »

Alpine skiing at the 1936 Winter Olympics

At the 1936 Winter Olympics at Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, alpine skiing was arranged for the first time in the Olympics, a combined event for men and women.

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Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics

Alpine skiing has been contested at every Winter Olympics since 1936, when a combined event was held in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.

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Argentina

Argentina, officially the Argentine Republic (República Argentina), is a federal republic located mostly in the southern half of South America.

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Big Pines, California

Big Pines is an unincorporated community in Los Angeles County, California, United States.

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Bobsleigh at the 1932 Winter Olympics

At the 1932 Winter Olympics, two bobsleigh events were contested.

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Cortina d'Ampezzo

Cortina d'Ampezzo (Ladin: Anpezo, Ampëz), commonly referred to as Cortina, is a town and comune in the heart of the southern (Dolomitic) Alps in the Veneto region of Northern Italy.

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Cross-country skiing at the 1932 Winter Olympics

At the 1932 Winter Olympics, two cross-country skiing events were contested.

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Curling at the 1932 Winter Olympics

Curling was a demonstration sport at the 1932 Winter Olympics.

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Demonstration sport

A demonstration sport is a sport which is played to promote it, most commonly during the Olympic Games, but also at other sporting events.

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Dewey Decimal Classification

The Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC), or Dewey Decimal System, is a proprietary library classification system first published in the United States by Melvil Dewey in 1876.

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Eddie Eagan

Edward Eagan New York Giants Position: Wide receiver/ Return specialist Personal information Born: May 28, 1993 (age 25) Bridgeport, Connecticut Height: 6 ft.

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Estonia

Estonia (Eesti), officially the Republic of Estonia (Eesti Vabariik), is a sovereign state in Northern Europe.

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Figure skating

Figure skating is a sport in which individuals, duos, or groups perform on figure skates on ice.

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Figure skating at the 1932 Winter Olympics

At the 1932 Winter Olympics, three figure skating events were contested.

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FIS Alpine World Ski Championships 1932

The FIS Alpine World Ski Championships 1932 were held 4–6 February in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy.

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Franklin D. Roosevelt

Franklin Delano Roosevelt Sr. (January 30, 1882 – April 12, 1945), often referred to by his initials FDR, was an American statesman and political leader who served as the 32nd President of the United States from 1933 until his death in 1945.

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Godfrey Dewey

Dr.

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Governor of New York

The Governor of the State of New York is the chief executive of the U.S. state of New York.

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Herb Brooks Arena

The Herb Brooks Arena is a multi-purpose arena in Lake Placid, New York.

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Ice hockey at the 1932 Winter Olympics

The men's ice hockey tournament at the 1932 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, U.S.A., was the 4th Olympic Championship, also serving as the 6th World Championships.

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Ice skating

Ice skating is the act of motion by wearer of the ice skates to propel the participant across a sheet of ice.

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Irving Jaffee

Irving Warren Jaffee (September 15, 1906 in New York City – March 20, 1981 in San Diego, California) was an American speed skater who won two gold medals at the 1932 Winter Olympics, becoming the most successful athlete there along with his compatriot Jack Shea.

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Italy

Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a sovereign state in Europe.

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Ivar Ballangrud

Ivar Eugen Ballangrud (née Eriksen, 7 March 1904 – 1 June 1969) was a Norwegian speed skater, a four-time Olympic champion in speed skating.

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Jack Shea (speed skater)

John Amos Shea (September 7, 1910 – January 22, 2002), better known as Jack Shea or The Chief, was an American double-gold medalist in speed skating at the 1932 Winter Olympics.

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James B. Sheffield Olympic Skating Rink

The James B. Sheffield Olympic Skating Rink is an outdoor artificial ice track for speedskating in Lake Placid, New York, United States (US).

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Lake Placid Club

The Lake Placid Club was a social and recreation club founded 1895 in a hotel on Mirror Lake in Lake Placid, New York, under Melvil Dewey's leadership and according to his ideals.

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Lake Placid Olympic Ski Jumping Complex

The Lake Placid Olympic Ski Jumping Complex comprises a 90- and 120-meter ski jumps towers built for the 1980 Olympic Games in Lake Placid, New York, United States.

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Lake Placid, New York

Lake Placid is a village in the Adirondack Mountains in Essex County, New York, United States.

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Latvia

Latvia (or; Latvija), officially the Republic of Latvia (Latvijas Republika), is a sovereign state in the Baltic region of Northern Europe.

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List of IOC country codes

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) uses three-letter abbreviation country codes to refer to each group of athletes that participate in the Olympic Games.

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Lithuania

Lithuania (Lietuva), officially the Republic of Lithuania (Lietuvos Respublika), is a country in the Baltic region of northern-eastern Europe.

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Luxembourg

Luxembourg (Lëtzebuerg; Luxembourg, Luxemburg), officially the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, is a landlocked country in western Europe.

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Melvil Dewey

Melville Louis Kossuth "Melvil" Dewey (December 10, 1851 – December 26, 1931) was an American librarian and educator, inventor of the Dewey Decimal system of library classification, and a founder of the Lake Placid Club.

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Mexico

Mexico (México; Mēxihco), officially called the United Mexican States (Estados Unidos Mexicanos) is a federal republic in the southern portion of North America.

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Mt. Van Hoevenberg Olympic Bobsled Run

The Mt.

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Multi-sport event

A multi-sport event is an organized sporting event, often held over multiple days, featuring competition in many different sports among organized teams of athletes from (mostly) nation-states.

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Netherlands

The Netherlands (Nederland), often referred to as Holland, is a country located mostly in Western Europe with a population of seventeen million.

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New York (state)

New York is a state in the northeastern United States.

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Nordic combined at the 1932 Winter Olympics

At the 1932 Winter Olympics one individual Nordic combined event was contested.

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Orange County Register

The Orange County Register is a paid daily newspaper published in California.

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President of the United States

The President of the United States (POTUS) is the head of state and head of government of the United States of America.

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Ski jumping at the 1932 Winter Olympics

At the 1932 Winter Olympics one individual ski jumping event was contested.

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Sled dog racing at the 1932 Winter Olympics

A sled dog race was included as a demonstration event at the 1932 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid.

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Sonja Henie

Sonja Henie (8 April 1912 – 12 October 1969) was a Norwegian figure skater and film star.

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Speed skating

Speed skating is a competitive form of ice skating in which the competitors race each other in travelling a certain distance on skates.

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Speed skating at the 1932 Winter Olympics

At the 1932 Winter Olympics, four speed skating events were contested.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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William May Garland

William May Garland (31 March 1866 Westport, Maine - 26 Sep 1948 Monterey County, California) was the son of Jonathan May Garland and Rebecca Heagan Jewett.

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Winter Olympic Games

The Winter Olympic Games (Jeux olympiques d'hiver) is a major international sporting event held once every four years for sports practised on snow and ice.

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Wrightwood, California

Wrightwood is a census-designated place in San Bernardino County, California.

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Yugoslavia

Yugoslavia (Jugoslavija/Југославија; Jugoslavija; Југославија; Pannonian Rusyn: Югославия, transcr. Juhoslavija)Jugosllavia; Jugoszlávia; Juhoslávia; Iugoslavia; Jugoslávie; Iugoslavia; Yugoslavya; Югославия, transcr. Jugoslavija.

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1920 Summer Olympics

The 1920 Summer Olympics (Les Jeux olympiques d'été de 1920; Olympische Zomerspelen van de VIIe Olympiade), officially known as the Games of the VII Olympiad, were an international multi-sport event in 1920 in Antwerp, Belgium.

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1928 Summer Olympics

The 1928 Summer Olympics (Dutch: Olympische Zomerspelen 1928), officially known as the Games of the IX Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event that was celebrated from 28 July to 12 August 1928 in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

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1928 Winter Olympics

The 1928 Winter Olympics, officially known as the II Olympic Winter Games (Les IIes Jeux olympiques d'hiver; Olympische Winterspiele 1928; II Giochi olimpici invernali; Gieus olimpics d'enviern 1928), were a winter multi-sport event which was celebrated February 11–19, 1928 in St. Moritz, Switzerland.

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1932 Summer Olympics

The 1932 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the X Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event that was held from July 30 to August 14, 1932, in Los Angeles, California, United States.

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1936 Winter Olympics

The 1936 Winter Olympics, officially known as the IV Olympic Winter Games (French: Les IVes Jeux olympiques d'hiver) (German: Olympische Winterspiele 1936), were a winter multi-sport event which was celebrated in 1936 in the market town of Garmisch-Partenkirchen in Bavaria, Germany.

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1980 Winter Olympics

The 1980 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XIII Olympic Winter Games (French: Les XIIIes Jeux olympiques d'hiver), was a multi-sport event which was celebrated from February 13, through February 24, 1980, in Lake Placid, New York.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1932_Winter_Olympics

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