The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques) are the
leading .... On the last day of the Congress, it was decided that the first Olympic
Games to come under the auspices of the IOC...
On this day in History, First modern Olympic Games on Apr 06, 1896. Learn more
about what happened today on History.
“The Olympic Games in Antiquity”], and the first modern Games, in 1896, ... In
ancient times, the Games were held first on one day, and finally over five days.
The History Behind the Modern Olympic Games. The Olympic Games have a
long history dating back to Ancient Greece, where it became a huge festive ...
In 1894, a French educator Baron Pierre de Coubertin, proposed a revival of the
ancient tradition, and thus the modern-day Olympic Summer Games were born.
Apr 5, 2016 ... Today marks the 120th anniversary of the modern incarnation of the ... by local
doctor William Penny Brookes and is still held to this day.
The fact is that the modern Olympics owe their birth and their model and,
ultimately, their success foremost to England. .... Winter Is Coming Photo of the
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Nov 24, 2012 ... Ancient Olympics Vs. Modern Day Olympics ... "Bugler's Dream and Olympic
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The Sports: In the Ancient Greek Olympics there were only ten sports while in
modern day Olympics there are substantially more. Still, as in the modern games,
Apr 7, 2016 ... The Google Doodle honours the anniversary of the 1896 Olympic Games in
Greece Credit: ... Wenlock: The birthplace of modern-day Olympics.