The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques) are leading
international .... On the last day of the Congress, it was decided that the first
Olympic Games to come under the auspices ...
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.
Learn about how the modern Olympics began and evolved into what the games
are today. Includes links to other activities, historical photos, and a teacher's ...
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 History Behind the Modern Olympic Games. The Olympic Games have a
long history dating back to Ancient Greece, where it became a huge festive ...
According to History,com, the first modern Olympic Games were held in ... first
ever Olympic champion when he won the triple jump on the first day of the games
Marathon runners train for the first modern Olympic games in 1896 ... The Games
reached their high point on Day 11 with the first modern-day marathon.
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.
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