The 1896 Summer Olympics officially known as the Games of the I Olympiad, was
the first international Olympic Games held ...
A history of the Olympic Games from Ancient to Modern. ... The first modern
Olympics were held in Athens, Greece, in 1896. The man responsible for its
According to historical records, the first ancient Olympic Games can be traced
back to 776 BC. They were dedicated to Olympian gods and staged in Olympia.
The first written records of the ancient Olympic Games date to 776 B.C., when a
cook named ... The first modern Olympics were held in Athens, Greece, in 1896.
All participants in the first modern Olympics received a bronze medal ...
Committee and organized the first modern Olympic Games, held in Athens in
The first ancient Olympic Games were held in Olympia, Greece, which is a
sanctuary on the Peloponnesos peninsula. The site and the games were sacred
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" ...
May 23, 2013 ... The ancient Olympic Games were a sporting event held every four years at ... The
winner of the first and only event, the stadion foot-race was ...
Apr 6, 2012 ... An estimated 60,000 spectators witnessed the opening ceremonies of the first
modern Olympic Games, held in Athens, Greece, on April 6, 1896 ...
Scholars have speculated that the games in 776 BC were not the first games, but
rather the first games held after they were organized into festivals held every ...