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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1896_Summer_Olympics

The 1896 Summer Olympics officially known as the Games of the I Olympiad, was the first international Olympic Games held in modern history. Organised by the ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olympic_Games

The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques) are leading international ... The Olympic Games are held every four years, with the Summer and Winter Games alternating by occurring every four years but two years apart.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Olympic_Games_host_cities

This is a list of host cities of the Olympic Games, both summer and winter, since the modern Olympics began in 1896. Since then, summer games have usually – but not always – celebrated a four-year period known as an Olympiad. There have been 28 Summer Olympic Games held in 23 cities, and 22 ...

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/first-modern-olympics-is-held

On this day in History, First modern Olympics is held on Apr 06, 1896. Learn more about what happened today on History.

www.olympic.org/athens-1896

The Athens 1896 Summer Olympic Games (April 6-15) marked the birth of the Modern Olympics. Find videos, photos, results, medals, gold medalists & athletes.

www.topendsports.com/events/summer/hosts/list.htm

A list of all the cities that have hosted the Olympic Games. ... You may notice that the Olympiad is still counted even when there were no Games held. See also ...

teacher.scholastic.com/activities/athens_games/modern.htm

The first modern Olympic Games were held in 1896 in Athens, Greece — a fitting place to rekindle the spirit of the early Greek Games. Coubertin remained ...

www.historyonthenet.com/olympic-games-timeline-2

776BCE, Athens, Greece, First Olympics. First recorded evidence of the ancient Olympic games. The games were held at Olympia. There was only one event ...

www.independent.co.uk/sport/olympics/google-doodle-120th-anniversary-of-first-modern-olympics-games-a6970476.html

Apr 5, 2016 ... Today marks the 120th anniversary of the modern incarnation of the ancient ... The 1948 Olympics Games were held in London and became ...