1984 Summer Olympics

Games of the XXIII Olympiad, in Los Angeles, USA

The 1984 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXIII Olympiad, were held in Los Angeles, United States from July 28 to August 12.

Games of the XXIII Olympiad
Host cityLos Angeles, United States
MottoPlay a Part in History
Athletes6,829 (5,263 men, 1,566 women)
Events221 in 21 sports (29 disciplines)
OpeningJuly 28
ClosingAugust 12
Opened by
StadiumLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Moscow 1980 Seoul 1988
Sarajevo 1984 Calgary 1988
Countries in the 1984 Olympic Games


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Factsheet - Opening Ceremony of the Games of the Olympiad" (PDF) (Press release). International Olympic Committee. 9 October 2014. Archived (PDF) from the original on 14 August 2016. Retrieved 22 December 2018.

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