1955 Pan American Games
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Mexico City 1955 Pan American Games.
|Host city||Mexico City|
|Events||146 in 17 sports|
|Opening ceremony||March 12|
|Closing ceremony||March 26|
|Officially opened by||President Adolfo Ruiz Cortines|
|Main venue||Estadio Olímpico Universitario|
A total number of 2,583 athletes from 22 nations marched in review and formed ranks upon the infield. The nations paraded into the stadium in Spanish alphabetical order: Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Chile, Curaçao, El Salvador, United States, Guatemala, Haiti, Jamaica, Panama, Paraguay, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela, and Mexico. The hot sun, combined with the high altitude, caused two members of the U.S. team to collapse. Both quickly recovered.
To sort this table by nation, total medal count, or any other column, click on the icon next to the column title.
|1||United States (USA) a||81/ 88||58||38||177/ 184|
|2||Argentina (ARG) a||27||31/ 33||15/ 20||73/ 80|
|3||Mexico (MEX) 1||17||11||30||58|
|4||Chile (CHI) a||4||7/ 8||13||24/ 25|
- "II Pan American Games". la84foundation.org. Retrieved 2009-10-31.