The Olympic Games were a series of athletic competitions among .... some
games were still held. Some of the games that were played: ...
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.
Getty. The ancient Olympic Games were initially a one-day event until 684 BC,
when they were extended to three days. In the 5th century B.C., the Games were
The first celebration of the modern Olympic Games took place in its ancient
birthplace of Athens. The Games attracted athletes from 14 nations, with the
On April 6, 1896, the first modern Olympic Games are held in Athens, Greece, ....
concerning the role to be played by the newly reunified Germany in Europe.
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
A history of the Olympic Games from Ancient to Modern.
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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 ...
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 ...