1962 Asian Games
fourth edition of the Asian Games
The 1962 Asian Games, officially known as the IV Asian Games, was a sports event in Jakarta, Indonesia. It occurred from 24 August to 4 September 1962. There were 120 events from 13 sports and disciplines.
(Indonesian: Maju Terus)
|Events||120 in 13 sports|
|Opening ceremony||24 August|
|Closing ceremony||4 September|
|Officially opened by||Sukarno|
President of Indonesia
|Athlete's Oath||Ferry Sonneville|
|Torch lighter||Effendi Saleh|
- Julius Pour (2004). Dari Gelora Bung Karno ke Gelora Bung Karno. Grasindo. p. 51. Retrieved 18 February 2015.