The Antwerp Games were built on the themes of peace and harmony – it had been 8 years since the last Summer Olympic Games.
2,626 athletes competed (2,561 men, 65 women) from 29 nations across 22 sports and 154 events over almost 5 months. USA led the medal tally with 41 gold medals.
Interesting Points: The 1920 Olympics saw the introduction of the Olympic flag (designed in 1913) and the Olympic Oath.
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