The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques) are leading international sporting events featuring summer and winter sports competitions ...
The first edition of the modern. Summer Games was held in 1896 in Athens ( Greece), and the first Olympic. Winter Games in 1924 in Chamonix (France).
The Athens 1896 Summer Olympic Games (April 6-15) marked the birth of the Modern Olympics. Find videos, photos, results, medals, gold medalists & athletes.
On this day in History, First modern Olympic Games on Apr 06, 1896. Learn more about what happened today on History.
The Modern Olympic Games From Grolier Online's New Book of Knowledge. The revival of the Olympic Games began with Baron Pierre de Coubertin ...
The Olympic Games have a long history dating back to Ancient Greece, where it became a huge festive celebration. The modern Olympic Games preserve the ...
The Olympic Games have come a long way and the Modern Olympic Games committees have added a lot more events than the ancient Greek Olympics of the ...
The original Olympic Games were celebrated as a religious festival from 776 B.C. ... The idea was enthusiastically received and the Modern Olympics were born.
Apr 5, 2016 ... Today marks the 120th anniversary of the modern incarnation of the ancient Olympic Games which were staged in Athens in 1896. Only 14 ...