1932 Summer Olympics facts for kids
U.S. President Herbert Hoover did not attend the games. Despite this snub, the games were thought to be a success because the LA Olympics did not end up in debt.
Los Angeles was the first to provide an athletes' "village".
A total of 37 nations sent athletes to compete at the Los Angeles games.
- Republic of China
- Great Britain
- New Zealand
- South Africa
- United States
1932 Summer Olympics Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.