The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi will mark the twenty-second anniversary of the Winter Olympic Games. The first Winter Olympics took place in Chamonix, France in 1924. Take a look back at photos from previous Winter Olympic host cities.
1924: Chamonix, France
A view of the Closing Ceremony during the first Winter Olympic Games held in Chamonix, France.
1928: St. Moritz, Switzerland
Flag bearers during the Opening Ceremony of the 1928 Winter Games in St. Moritz, Switzerland.
1932: Lake Placid, NY
Governor Franklin Delano Roosevelt is passed by the United States delegation during the Opening Ceremony of the 1932 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, New York.
1936: Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
A ski jumper competes in the Men's individual 70m in a suit at the 1948 Winter Games in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.
1948: St. Moritz, Switzerland
A bird's eye view of the Opening Ceremony during the 1948 Winter Olympics in St. Moritz, Switzerland, following the cancellations of two previous Winter Games due to World War II.