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 ...
The first celebration of the modern Olympic Games took place in its ancient
birthplace of Athens. The Games attracted athletes from 14 nations, with the
"I hereby proclaim the opening of the first International Olympic Games at Athens.
" With these words on April 6, 1896, King George I of Greece welcomed the ...
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 ...
The idea was enthusiastically received and the Modern Olympics, as we know
them, ... The first Olympiad was celebrated two years later in Athens, where an ...
Aug 4, 2016 ... The first Olympics of the modern era began on April 6, 1896, in Athens. It was the
first successful attempt to revive the competition that had ...
According to History,com, the first modern Olympic Games were held in Athens,
Greece, during the summer of 1896. The International Olympic Committee met ...
Jan 24, 2014 ... Athletic festival held in Athens that took place April 6–15, 1896. The Athens
Games were the first occurrence of the modern Olympic Games.
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Mar 13, 2012 ... The history of first Olympic Games, Athens, 1896 - Events and winners.
Apr 5, 2016 ... The first modern Olympic Games began in Athens, Greece, on April 6, 1896. They
were held in the Panathenaic Stadium. Spyridon "Spyro" ...