1900 Summer Olympics facts for kids

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Tug of war
Denmark/Sweden v France tug of war at the 1900 games

The 1900 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the II Olympiad, were held in Paris, France.

The games were part of the 1900 Exposition Universelle (Paris World's Fair). The sports events were not well planned; and the games were not thought to be a success.

Participating nations

A total of 24 nations sent athletes to compete at the Paris games.

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1900 Summer Olympic games countries
Countries at the 1900 Olympics

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