Under the direction of Liu Qi, Beijing was elected as the host city for the 2008 Summer Olympics on 13 July 2001, during the 112th IOC Session in Moscow, defeating bids from Toronto, Paris, Istanbul, and Osaka.
8 August Closing ceremony 24 August Officially opened by President Hu Jintao Stadium Beijing National Stadium The 2008 Summer Olympics, officially known as the XXIX Olympic Summer Games, were celebrated in Beijing, People's Republic of China from August 8 through August 24.
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On August 8, 2008 at 8pm, the opening ceremony for the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing commenced. The stunning Zhang Yimou-directed ceremony – which had an extremely auspicious start date and time, 8pm on 8/8/08 – officially kicked off the first Olympic Games to be hosted by the Middle Kingdom.
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