Four sports, fourteen events, seventeen countries, and two hundred and fifty-two athletes – welcome to the Lake Placid, 1932 Winter Olympic Games.
The third-ever Winter Olympics doesn’t quite have the pageantry of Sochi but it also lacks Bob Costas’ pink eye. Check out the footage below and then see the table of the comparison of 1932 and 2014:
Source: Internet Archive via The Wire
|Opened By:||Franklin Roosevelt||Vladimir Putin|
|Stadium:||Lake Placid Speedskating Oval||Fisht Olympic Stadium|