WORLD'S FIRST WINTER OLYMPICS
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When and where were the world's first Winter Olympics
The first ever winter Olympics,
officially known as the I Olympic Winter Games, were held from January 25 to
February 5, 1924 in Chamonix, France.
The games were originally called International Sports
Week 1924 by the IOC but they were such a huge success that that they were later
named the I Olympic Winter Games.
The games consisted of 16 events and saw Norway win the
medal count with 4 gold, 7 silver and 6 bronze medals.
The first gold medal awarded in the Olympic Winter
games was won by Charles Jewtraw in the 500 meter speedskating.
The I Olympic Winter Games
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