Curious facts about the 1964 Tokyo Olympics
The Japanese capital was the first non-Western city to host the Olympics
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LIFESTYLE Olympic games
The Tokyo 2020 Olympics are finally happening. The Games were postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but will now be held in the Japanese capital. This isn't, however, the first time Tokyo has hosted the Summer Olympics. In 1964, Tokyo became the first non-Western city to host the Games. But how much do you know about the 1964 Olympics?
In this gallery, we revisit some of the most interesting facts about the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. Click through to learn more.
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