Another Games affected by non-sporting issues, but one which will be forever associated with a 14-year-old Nadia Comaneci producing a perfect 10 in gymnastics.
The 1976 Games was affected by another Olympic boycott, this time by the African nations who had wanted New Zealand excluded from Montreal after the All Blacks had toured apartheid South Africa.
28 African nations withdrew in protest after the first day, while China also opted to stay away from the Games after the IOC recognised Taiwan as a nation - even though Canadian authorities revoked the visas of the Taiwanese athletes.
Queen Elizabeth II opened the games on July 17, and 92 nations took part in 198 events with The Queen's daughter, Princes Anne, took part in the equestrian event for Great Britain.
The Games were also overshadowed by the massive economic mess Montreal was left in after construction work dragged on and budget ballooned leaving a billion dollars of debt locals had to pay back to the Quebec government.
Astronomical costs landed Montreal with 30 years worth of debt as the stadium costs were eventually only paid off in December 2006 - and what's worse is that the tower on the stadium was only completed after the Olympics had been held.
Japan's Shun Fujimoto broke his leg while completing his floor exercises routine but kept the injury secret as they were in close competition with the Soviet Union - only for him to dismount the rings, dislocate his knee and have to withdraw.
The Japanese women's volleyball team won all their matches in straight sets, and in only one of 15 games did an opponent score double figures, while boxer Clarence Hill's bronze saw Bermuda become the least-populated nation to win an Olympic medal.
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DOB: 17/5/1956 Event: Boxing Medals: 1 gold Flag: USA
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