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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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Olympic Games - Wikipedia

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The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques) are leading international sporting events featuring summer and winter sports competitions ...

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 ...

Olympic Games | Winter Summer Past and Future 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 ...

Olympic Games | Winter Summer Past and Future Olympics

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Access official videos, photos and news from all summer, winter, past and future Olympic Games - London 2012, Sochi 2014, Rio 2016, Pyeongchang 2018...

OLYMPICS - Fact Monster

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The Olympic Games are the world's biggest sporting spectacle. They are divided into a summer and winter Games, held every four years by a single city.

The Real Story of the Ancient Olympic Games - Penn Museum

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The ancient Olympic Games were primarily a part of a religious festival in honor of Zeus, the father of the Greek gods and goddesses. The festival and the games  ...

Olympic games facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com ...

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Get information, facts, and pictures about Olympic games at Encyclopedia.com. Make research projects and school reports about Olympic games easy with ...

Brief History of the Olympic Games - Nostos

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The Olympic Games begun at Olympia in Greece in 776 BC. The Greek calendar was based on the Olympiad, the four-year period between games. The games ...

The History of the Olympic Games | Scholastic

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The Olympic Games are an international sports festival that began in ancient Greece. The original Greek games were staged every fourth year for several ...