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Fun Facts - Team USA

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2016 U.S. Olympic Team Fun Facts. The 558-member team is comprised of 264 men and 294 women, marking the most women who have competed for any ...

Interesting Olympic Facts - 20th Century History - About.com

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Ever wondered what the five rings on the Olympic flag symbolize? ... Find out the answers to these questions plus learn a lot more interesting Olympic facts.

31 Interesting Facts To Celebrate The Start Of The 31st Olympics ...

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Aug 8, 2016 ... In celebration of the start of the 31st Olympics, which are being held in Rio de Janeiro Aug 5th to 21st, here are 31 interesting facts about the ...

19 fascinating facts about the 2016 Summer Olympics (so far) | FOX ...

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Aug 16, 2016 ... Have you been watching so much Olympic coverage that you're casually dropping the words "velodrome" and "keirin" into everyday ...

Olympics Facts | KidsKonnect

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The modern Olympic Games are the leading international sporting event featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which thousands of athletes from ...

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 ...

The 15 most interesting facts about the Olympic medal count (so far ...

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Aug 15, 2016 ... We're more than halfway through the 2016 Olympics (time flies when you're wagging fingers) so Fox Sports looked at the medal count as it ...

10 Incredible Olympic Facts All Fans Should Know - Women's Running

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Aug 15, 2016 ... Check out these Olympic facts to fan your Olympic flame! For example, you won't believe what sport was a part of The Games up until 1920...

16 facts: Rio 2016 Olympic Games - CNN.com

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Aug 8, 2016 ... When do the Olympics start? How many countries participate? Here are answers, plus more facts and figures to kick off the Summer Olympics ...

Top ten facts about... the Olympics | Top 10 Facts | Life & Style | Daily ...

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Aug 5, 2016 ... The 31st modern Summer Olympics' opening ceremony will be held in Rio de Janeiro today. No medals to report yet, so here is some Olympic ...

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The Olympic Games is a major international event featuring thousands of athletes competing in summer and winter sports. The first modern games where held in 1896.
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Olympics Fun Facts - Fact Monster

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Olympics Fun Facts. The early Olympic Games were celebrated as a religious festival from 776 B.C. until 393 A.D., when the games were banned for being a ...

Summer Olympic Games Facts for Kids - Science for Kids

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The Summer Olympic Games or the 'Games of the Olympiad' were first held in the modern era in 1896 in Athens, Greece. The Modern Olympic Games are ...

Rio 2016: 16 Fun Facts About This Year's Olympics - NBC News

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Feb 5, 2016 ... To get you in shape for the 2016 Olympics in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro, here are 16 facts about the marquee event.