When Did the Modern Olympics Begin Again?

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The modern Olympic games begun in 776 BC at the wooded valley of Olympia in Greece. The games were held every four years from 776 BC to 393 AD until they were abolished by the Christian Byzantine Emperor Theodosius I. The games were then revived late in the 19th century with the first of the Olympic Games opening on Sunday, March 24, 1896, in Athens, Greece.
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Here is the Wikipedia article on the first modern Olympics, held in Athens in 1896. The article answers your questions and more. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1896_Summer….
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1896. Archery was included in the 2nd Olympics.
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