The 1896 Summer Olympics officially known as the Games of the I Olympiad, was
a multi-sport event held in Athens, Greece, from 6 to 15 April 1896. It was the first
international Olympic Games held i...
On this day in History, First modern Olympics is held on Apr 06, 1896. Learn more
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Marathon runners train for the first modern Olympic games in 1896 ... "I hereby
proclaim the opening of the first International Olympic Games at Athens.
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 6, 2016 ... First Modern Olympic Games The Games had the largest international
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The first Modern Olympic Games. Cities that have hosted Olympic Games ... new
Calendar that date is 6th April, which is now celebrated every year as 'Olympic
Day'. ... On 6th April, 1896 the first medallist of the Modern Olympics was crowned
Aug 2, 2012 ... The first modern Olympic Games were established out of a desire to revive ... To
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Apr 7, 2016 ... How a tiny British town revived the first modern Olympic Games - and five more
.... It also had the largest audience at a sporting event to date.
Compare the ancient Olympics to the modern games. ... The earliest reliable date
that recorded history gives for the first Olympics is 776 B.C., although virtually ...
Athens was selected to host the first modern Olympic Games at the first session of
the International Olympic Committee in June, ... Closing date: 15 April 1896.