10 most snubbed Olympic cities

POSTED: 08:52 AM PDT Jul 31, 2012    UPDATED: 08:53 AM PDT Sep 16, 2015 

Five-time failed bidder Budapest is one of five cities officially bidding for the 2024 Olympics. Hoping that the sixth time will be the charm for the Hungarian capital, take a look at the 10 cities that have been most often snubbed as Summer Olympics hosts.

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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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