Olympic Stamps of Bangladesh– 1984 Los Angeles Olympics.
Bangladesh gained Independence in 1971 and Bangladesh Olympic Committee (BOA) was formed in 1979. Bangladesh athletes first took part in the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympic Games. Bangladesh has never participated in the Winter Olympics.
Olympic Stamps- Bangladesh has issued 34 stamps on Summer Olympics from 1976 to 2016. Bangladesh Post Office brought out a booklet cum presentation pack containing all stamps it has issued from 1976 to 2008 Summer Olympics.
The same is being listed for the Olympic Collectors.
The 1984 Summer Olympics or XXIII Olympics were held in Los Angeles USA from 28 July to 12 Aug 1984. A total of 6,829 athletes from 140 Nations participated in 21 Sports, 29 Disciplines and 221 events. President Ronald Reagan of USA inaugurated the Games. The USA topped the medals tally with 83 Gold Medals.
Bangladesh Post issued a set of three stamps on 31 Dec 1984 on Los Angeles Summer Olympics.
Taka 1 – Cycling Taka 5 – Field Hockey Taka 10- Volleyball
The 2012 Summer Olympics were held in London from 27 July to 12 Aug 2012. India issued a set of four stamps and a miniature sheet to commemorate the Olympics. A set of four Maxim Cards was also released.
Rupees Twenty – Volleyball – Olympic debut for Men’s and Women’s events at 1964 Tokyo Olympics.
Rupees Five – Badminton-Olympic debut for Men’s and Women’s events at 1992 Barcelona Olympics.
Italy issued a set of three stamps to Mark Stamp Day on 23 October 1977. One of the stamps features Kite Flying by Children. The other two stamps on Children sports feature Children playing Volleyball and Children catching Butterflies.
The World Cup Football is in full swing and a large number of Countries are issuing stamps on Football. USA issues a set of eight stamps on different Ball Games.The Issue “Have a Ball” featured stamps on Football,Volleyball ,Soccer,Golf ,Baseball,Basketball, Tennis & Kickball. A sheetlet containing 16 FOREVER stamps is listed