Tag Archives: 1972 Olympics

  • This Day In Sports History (August 26th) — 1972 Olympics

    This Day In Sports History (August 26th) — 1972 Olympics

    It was on this day in 1972 that the opening ceremonies were held for the 20th Summer Olympic Games.¬† The games were held in Munich in what was then West Germany. The 1972 Summer Olympic Games are most remembered for a great performance by an American swimmer, as well as a horrific tragedy which took […]