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.
4 (tie). Brussels, Belgium (three rejected bids)
Attempts: 1916, 1960, 1964
4 (tie). Havana (three rejected bids)
Attempts: 1920, 2008, 2012
4 (tie). Minneapolis (three rejected bids)
Attempts: 1948, 1952, 1956
3 (tie). Buenos Aires, Argentina (four rejected bids)
Attempts: 1936, 1956, 1968, 2004
3 (tie). Madrid, Spain (four rejected bids)
Attempts: 1972, 2012, 2016, 2020
2 (tie). Budapest, Hungary (five rejected bids)
Attempts: 1916, 1920, 1936, 1944, 1960. The city is also seeking to host the 2024 Olympics, which will be awarded in September 2017.
2 (tie). Lausanne, Switzerland (five rejected bids)
Attempts: 1936, 1944, 1948, 1952, 1960
2 (tie). Istanbul, Turkey (five rejected bids)
Attempts: 2000, 2004, 2008, 2012, 2020
2 (tie). Philadelphia (five rejected bids)
Attempts: 1920, 1948, 1952, 1956, 2016*
The 2016 bid was eliminated by the United States Olympic Committee in favor of a bid by Chicago.
1. Detroit (seven rejected bids)
Attempts: 1944, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964, 1968, 1972
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