1944 Winter Olympics
edition of the Winter Olympics, scheduled in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy, canceled due to World War II
The 1944 Winter Olympics, officially known as the V Olympic Winter Games, were not held.
- The games would have been called the "5th" winter games because of the cancellation of the V Olympic Winter Games in 1940.
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