The Olympic Games were a series of athletic competitions among .... some
games were still held. Some of the games that were played: ...
The first Olympic Games took place in 776 BC in Olympia Read the history of the
Olympics including rituals and origins of the ancient Greek Olympics.
The Athens 1896 Summer Olympic Games (April 6-15) marked the birth of the
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On this day in History, First modern Olympic Games on Apr 06, 1896. ...
negotiations concerning the role to be played by the newly reunified Germany in
Although we do not know just when the Games were first played, the earliest
recorded Olympic competition occurred in 776 B.C. It had only one event, the ...
THE ancient Olympic Games, first staged in 776 BC, were part of a religious
festival for .... Football played with during First World War battle could become
The first Olympic Games or at least the Olympic games as we know today started
out in 1896 in Athens, Greece. These first Olympic Games were played in 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 ...
A history of the Olympic Games from Ancient to Modern.
You might be anticipating the 2012 London Summer Olympic Games with a
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