Stamps on Commonwealth Games -Xth British Commonwealth Games -1974

Stamps on Commonwealth Games -Xth British Commonwealth Games -1974

The 20th (XX) Commonwealth Games are presently being held in Glasgow . The First Commonwealth Games were held from 16-30 Aug 1930 at Hamilton Canada. The Games were known under different names as per details below

1930-1950 – British Empire Games

1954-1966 -British Empire & Commonwealth Games

1970-1974- British Commonwealth Games

1974 onwards -Commonwealth Games

xth British Commonwealth Games

New Zealand  issued a set of Five stamps to celebrate the 10th British  Commonwealth Games held at Christchurch New Zealand from 24 jan to 02 Feb 1974.

Commonwealth Games -N ew Zealand 1974 - ISG

FDC London 2012 Olympics Sri Lanka

FDC London 2012 Olympics Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka issued a set of Four stamps to mark the London 2012 Olympics. The FDC contains four stamps on Athletics , Swimming, Shooting and Badminton.

 

 

Miniature sheet London 2012 Olympics Sri Lanka

Miniature sheet London 2012 Olympics Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka issued a Miniature sheet to mark the London 2012 Olympics. The sheet contains four stamps on Athletics , Swimming, Shooting and Badminton.

2012 London Olympics 23 Days to go- FDC ON 1976 OLYMPICS- Belize

2012 London Olympics 23 Days to go- FDC ON 1976 OLYMPICS- Belize

FDC -Belize – 1976-Olympics

A FDC with Three  stamps issued to mark 1976 Montreal Olympics. The Sports Discipline are  Athletics , Cycling , Shooting.

2012 London Olympics 26 Days to go- Stamps on Los Angeles 1984 – Belize

2012 London Olympics 26 Days to go- Stamps  on Los Angeles 1984- Belize

Belize issued a set of Four Stamps on 30 Apr 1984 to commemorate 1984 Olympics at Los Angeles. The Stamps are on Cycling , Shooting , Athletics and Boxing.

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2012 London Olympics 71 Days to go-Stamps on Athens 2004-Bahrain

2012 London Olympics 71 Days to go-Stamps on Athens 2004-Bahrain

Bahrain issued a miniature sheet of four stamps to mark the Athens 2004 Olympics. Stamps were issued on Shooting,Swimming ,Athletics and

2012 London Olympics 74 Days to go-Stamps on Athens 2004-Sri Lanka

2012 London Olympics 74 Days to go-Stamps on Athens 2004-Sri Lanka

A First Day Cover with Four stamps issued by Sri Lanka on 2004 Athens Olympics. The stamps depict Olympic disciplines Swimming (Rs 4.50 ) Athletics (Rs 16.50 & Rs 20.00) and Shooting (Rs 17.00 ).

 

2012 London Olympics 90 Days to go-Stamps on Beijing 2008- Fiji

2012 London Olympics 90 Days to go-Stamps on  Beijing 2008- Fiji

Fiji issued a set of Four stamps to mark the 2008 Beijing Olympics on 05 May 2008 . The events on stamps are Athletics ,Judo, Shooting and Swimming. A FDC with stamps is shown.