The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques) are the
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Games in history, costing in excess of US$50 bi...
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 ...
Read about history of the Olympics, which began in Ancient Greece. Includes
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BBC Primary History - Ancient Greeks - The Olympic Games. ... The Greek
Olympics, thought to have begun in 776 BC, inspired the modern Olympic Games
A history of the Olympic Games: From ancient Greece to the present day.
After 1500 years with no Olympics, the modern Olympic Games were established.
Learn how and why the Games began again.
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
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May 13, 2012 ... The event that gave birth to Athleticism as we know it, and praised human beauty
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Jul 1, 2012 ... The history and origins of the Olympic Games take us back into the past of
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