10 most snubbed Olympic cities

POSTED: 11:52 AM Jul 31 2012   UPDATED: 7:25 PM Feb 01 2016

These 10 cities have tried for years to host the Summer Olympics, but have never been selected. Find out if yours is one of them.

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Attempts: 1920, 1948, 1952, 1956, 2016*

The 2016 bid was eliminated by the United States Olympic Committee in favor of a bid by Chicago.


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