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Host City: Lake Placid, 1980

The Winter Olympic Games were held in Lake Placid, USA, in 1980, between Feb 13-24. 37 Nations with 1072 participants competed in 38 events. Lake Placid also hosted the Winter Olympics in 1932.


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