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.
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 29 Summer Olympic Games held in 23 cities, and 22 ...
On this day in History, First modern Olympics is held on Apr 06, 1896. Learn more about what happened today on History.
The first recorded Olympic Games were held at Olympia in the Greek city-state of Elis in 776 B.C., but it is generally accepted that the Olympics were at least 500 ...
Games) and the Olympic Winter Games. The first edition of the modern. Summer Games was held in 1896 in Athens (Greece), and the first Olympic.
The Athens 1896 Summer Olympic Games (April 6-15) marked the birth of the Modern Olympics. Find videos, photos, results, medals, gold medalists & athletes.
Access official videos, photos and news from all summer, winter, past and future Olympic Games - London 2012, Sochi 2014, Rio 2016, Pyeongchang 2018...
The Olympics: A Guide to Reference Sources (Main Reading Room, Library of Congress)
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 ...