Olympic Stamps of Bangladesh–  1984 Los Angeles Olympics.

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.

BANGLADESH 1984 OLYMPICS 1
BANGLADESH 1984 – LOS ANGELES 1984 SUMMER OLYMPICS.

Taka 1 – Cycling                                  Taka 5 – Field Hockey                Taka 10- Volleyball

BANGLADESH 1984 OLYMPICS 2
BANGLADESH 1984- LOS ANGELES 1984 SUMMER OLYMPICS.

Stamps on Sports– Republic of Congo 1966.

Stamps on Sports– Republic of Congo 1966.

The Republic of Congo issued  Stamps on Sports on 15 Jul 1966.

1F -Volleyball           3F- Handball

CONGO SPORTS
CONGO 1966 -SPORTS=VOLLEYBALL AND HANDBALL

2 F – BASKETBALL                   5F – Athletes

CONGO SPORTS 1
CONGO 1966- SPORTS -BASKETBALL

Maxim Cards India – 2012 Olympics.

Maxim Cards India – 2012 Olympics.

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.

INDIA MC 2012 OLYMPICS VOLLEYBALL
INDIA MAXIM CARDS 2012 OLYMPICS VOLLEYBALL
INDIA MC 2012 OLYMPICS BADMINTON
INDIA MAXIM CARDS 2012 OLYMPICS BADMINTON

Stamps on Kite Flying – Italy 1977

Stamps on Kite Flying – Italy 1977

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.

ITALY KITES
STAMPS ON KITE FLYING -ITALY 1977

 

 

Stamps on Balls – USA – June 2017

Stamps on Balls – USA – June 2017.

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

 

 

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