How L.A.’s 1984 Summer Olympics Became the Most Successful Games Ever

Great Article on the Los Angeles 1984 Summer Olympics, a good read.

At the end of the games, the total expenditures came in at a respectable $546 million, but even more impressive was the profit: A surplus of $232.5 million, meaning $93 million would stay in the region. This was huge. The only other games at the time which could claim to be financially successful at all were the other L.A. Olympics: The ones held in the city in 1932.

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  1. […] A great Article on the 1984 Summer Olympics held in Los Angeles, (short read), I post earlier (Via […]

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