The 1896 Summer Olympics officially known as the Games of the I Olympiad, was
the first international Olympic Games held in modern history. ... acceptance by the
congress, a date for the first moder...
The Athens 1896 Summer Olympic Games (April 6-15) marked the birth of the
Modern Olympics. Find videos ... Date 06 Apr - 15 Apr. Country ... The first
celebration of the modern Olympic Games took place in its ancient birthplace of
Apr 5, 2016 ... Today marks the 120th anniversary of the modern incarnation of the ancient
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The Olympics: A Guide to Reference Sources (Main Reading Room, Library of
A history of the Olympic Games from Ancient to Modern. ... A series of bronze
tripods have been found at Olympia, some of which may date to the 9th century
BC, and it has ... The first modern Olympics were held in Athens, Greece, in 1896.
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Apr 5, 2016 ... The first modern Olympic Games began in Athens, Greece, on April 6, ... The date
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On April 6, 1896, the first modern Olympic Games are held in Athens, Greece,
with ... had the largest international participation of any sporting event to that date
According to History,com, the first modern Olympic Games were held in Athens,
Greece, during the summer of 1896. The International Olympic Committee met ...
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 ...