The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques) are leading
international ..... The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi were the most expensive
Olympic Games in history, costing in excess o...
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Origin and History of the Olympic Games From Grolier Online's New Book of
Knowledge. The Rise of the Games The Olympic Games originated long ago in ...
The Olympic Games are an international sports festival that began in ancient
Greece. The original Greek games were staged every fourth year for several ...
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The Olympic Games. ... in a chariot race. If he lost the race, he would lose his
head. Read about the outcome of the race, as well as other Olympic historical
In 776 B.C.E, about three thousand years ago, the first Olympic Games took place
. Originally, the games were part of a religious festival to honor Zeus. He was ...
The Olympic Games began over 2,700 years ago in Olympia, in southwest
Greece. The Games were part of a religious festival. The Greek Olympics, thought
A history of the Olympic Games: From ancient Greece to the present day.
Aug 5, 2016 ... The games have grown from 14 countries in 1896 to 205 today.