Tokyo 1964
The 1964 Tokyo Games were the first to be held in Asia. The carrier of the flame, Yoshinori Sakai, was chosen because he was born on 6 August 1945, the day the atomic bomb exploded in Hiroshima, in homage to the victims and as a call for world peace.
XVII Summer Olympic Games  Tokyo 1964
Opening Ceremony 10 Oct 1964
Closing Ceremony 24 Oct 1964
Host City Tokyo
Country Japan
Nations Participating 93
Athletes Female 678 Male 4473
Events 163
Disciplines 10
Asian Medal Standings
Rank Country G S B T RT
1 JPN Japan
16 5 8 29 1
2 IND India
1 0 0 1 4
3 KOR Korea
0 2 1 3 2
4 PAK Pakistan
0 1 0 1 4
4 PHI Philippines
0 1 0 1 4
6 IRI Iran
0 0 2 2 3

    Total: 17 9 11 37  
Legend
G - Gold      S - Silver      B - Bronze     T - Total      RT - Rank by Total
Note
Rank by Total is calculated by total number of Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals.
  

Emblem

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Emblem, Tokyo 1964

It is composed of the Olympic rings superimposed on the emblem of the Japanese

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