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BID CITY PROFILE AND FACT SHEET
Bid: 2012 Summer Olympic Games
Olympic History: Paris last hosted the Games in 1924 and before that in 1900. Paris bid for the 2008 Games placing third overall and bid for the 1992 Games placing second. France hosted the 1992 Winter Games in Albertville and other Winter Games in 1968 and 1924.
Bid Status: Defeated by London 54-50 on final ballot.