Rome 1960

Modern Olympics meet the ancient Rome

XVII. Olympic Summer Games
Date August 25 - September 11
Participants 82 nations
5,338 athletes
(611 women)
Sports 20
Events 150
Patron President Giovanni Gronchi
Visitors 1,436,000
 
Medal Tally
# Country G S B
1 USSR 43 29 31
2 USA 34 21 16
3 Italy 13 10 13
4 Germany 12 19 11
5 Australia 8 8 6
6 Turkey 7 2 0
7 Hungary 6 8 7
8 Japan 4 7 7
9 Poland 4 6 11
10 Czechosloavkia 3 2 3