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Olympics Fun Facts - Fact Monster

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Olympics Fun Facts. The early Olympic Games were celebrated as a religious festival from 776 B.C. until 393 A.D., when the games were banned for being a ...

Rio 2016: 16 Fun Facts About This Year's Olympics - NBC News

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Feb 5, 2016 ... To get you in shape for the 2016 Olympics in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro, here are 16 facts about the marquee event.

Fun Facts - Team USA

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2016 U.S. Olympic Team Fun Facts. The 558-member team is comprised of 264 men and 294 women, marking the most women who have competed for any ...

19 fascinating facts about the 2016 Summer Olympics (so far) | FOX ...

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Aug 16, 2016 ... Have you been watching so much Olympic coverage that you're casually dropping the words "velodrome" and "keirin" into everyday ...

Top ten facts about... the Olympics | Top 10 Facts | Life & Style | Daily ...

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Aug 5, 2016 ... The 31st modern Summer Olympics' opening ceremony will be held in Rio de Janeiro today. No medals to report yet, so here is some Olympic ...

10 Amazing Olympic Facts You Might Not Know - TheFW

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Jul 24, 2012 ... With the Olympics coming to London this summer, we thought we'd take a look at some amazing facts and traditions that make up part of this ...

Top 20 facts about the Olympics ▷ NAIJ.COM

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Naij.com News ☛ As the Rio Olympics continues, here are some facts about the Olympics from beginning to date, you might have not come across before.

16 facts: Rio 2016 Olympic Games - CNN.com

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Jul 27, 2016 ... When do the Olympics start? How many countries participate? Here are answers, plus more facts and figures to kick off the Summer Olympics ...

13 fun facts about the Rio 2016 Olympic Games | GulfNews.com

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Jul 31, 2016 ... With the Rio Olympics starting in a few days here are some interesting things to know about it.

The Olympic Games - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of The Olympic Games, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

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The Olympic Games is a major international event featuring thousands of athletes competing in summer and winter sports. The first modern games where held in 1896.
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Summer Olympic Games Facts for Kids - Science for Kids

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The Summer Olympic Games or the 'Games of the Olympiad' were first held in the modern era in 1896 in Athens, Greece. The Modern Olympic Games are ...

Rio 2016: 11 interesting facts about the modern Olympic Games ...

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Aug 4, 2016 ... Global News takes a look at some interesting facts about the modern Olympics.

Interesting Olympic Facts - 20th Century History - About.com

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Ever wondered what the five rings on the Olympic flag symbolize? ... Find out the answers to these questions plus learn a lot more interesting Olympic facts.