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Olympic Games - Wikipedia

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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...

History - Olympics

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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 ...

The Olympic Games - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of The Olympic Games, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

Origin and History of the Olympic Games | Go for the Gold Student ...

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Read about history of the Olympics, which began in Ancient Greece. Includes links to other activities, historical photos, and a teacher's guide to help students ...

The Real Story of the Ancient Olympic Games - Penn Museum

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A history of the Olympic Games from Ancient to Modern.

The History of the Olympic Games | Scholastic

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Compare the ancient Olympics to the modern games. Plus, learn how money, politics, and performance-enhancing drugs have become major influences, often  ...

Olympic Games, brief History of the Olympics - Athens

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A brief History the first Olympic Games that can be traced back to the 776 BC until their revival in the 1996 Olympics in Athens and the latest ones in London ...

Brief History of the Olympic Games - Nostos

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Brief History of the Olympic Games. Ancient Olympic Games: Chronology of athletic events added to the Olympic Games: Myths and the Olympic Games: Pelops ...

Olympics Timeline: Ancient Greece - 1940s - Infoplease

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A history of the Olympic Games: From ancient Greece to the present day.