Where were the first modern Olympics held?

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The first modern Olympic Games were held in Athens, Greece in 1896.
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The first modern. http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Olympics. were held in 1896 in Athens, Greece.
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The 1896 Summer Olympics were an international event which was
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Athens, Greece.
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1st Olympics in 1896 in Athens, Greece. 1st got Silver medal & olive crown, 2nd got bronze medal & laurel crown.
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The inaugural Summer Olympic Games featured 241 male athletes competing in 43 different events. Fourteen countries were represented, with France, Germany, Great Britain and Greece fielding the largest number of participants. The United States, however, had the most first-place finishes at the event (11), with James Connelly becoming the first ever Olympic champion when he won the triple jump on the first day of the games.

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