The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques) are leading
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Getty. According to historical records, the first ancient Olympic Games can be
traced back to 776 BC. They were dedicated to the Olympian gods and were ...
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A history of the Olympic Games from Ancient to Modern.
The Olympic Games are an international sports festival that began in ancient
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Brief History of the Olympic Games. Ancient Olympic Games: Chronology of
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According to the Greek history, the first Olympic Games in the Greek Antiquity can
be traced back to the 776 BC. The games were dedicated to the 12 Olympian ...
According to tradition the first Olympics took place in 776 BC. While one legends
claims the games were established by Heracles (Hercules), who brought a ...
A history of the Olympic Games: From ancient Greece to the present day.