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Paris 1924 Olympic Medals Table


Recognized as the Games of the VII Olympiad, the 1924 Summer Olympics were scheduled in Paris, France. This was the second time that Paris hosted the Olympic Games after 1900. It is estimated that the cost of these Games was 10,000,000₣. The selection of Paris as the host nation was made at the 20th IOC Session in Lausanne in 1921.

Paris 1924 Games saw a hike in the number of participating National Olympic Committees from 29 to 44. An impressive 1,000 journalists were there to confirm the presence of such a massive number of participating NOCs.

United States of America stood first on the list of maximum medal winning nations. It won 45 gold, 27 silver and 27 bronze medals. The US was followed by nations, including Finland, France, Great Britain, Italy and so on. The last Games to be organized under the presidency of Pierre de Coubertin, the VII Olympiad was the first to use the standard 50m pool with marked lanes. It was during the 1924 Paris Olympic Games that the national team of Uruguay won the gold medal in football. Additionally, these were the first Games to feature an Olympic Village and Olympic Art Competitions were also contested for the first time during these Games.



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