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Read about history of the Olympics, which began in Ancient Greece. Includes
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The earliest reliable date that recorded history gives for the first Olympics is 776
B.C., although virtually all historians presume that the Games began well before ...
A history of the Olympic Games: From ancient Greece to the present day.
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 ...
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The Ancient Greek Olympics. In 776 B.C.E, about three thousand years ago, the
first Olympic Games took place. Originally, the games were part of a religious ...
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