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2016 Rio Olympics
The 2016 Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, will take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from 5 to 21 August 2016.

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The Olympic symbols are icons, flags and symbols used by the International Olympic ... This created a myth that the symbol had an ancient Greek origin. The rings would .... Men who do not compete for possessions, but for honour." However, in ...

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Aug 3, 2016 ... Coubertin used his ring design as the emblem of the IOC's 20th anniversary celebration in 1914. A year later, it became the official Olympic ...

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The three main Olympic symbols. The rings. Meaning of the five rings and flag — History of the rings and flag suggested by Pierre de Coubertin in 1914 — Actual ...

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The original thoughts as to the meaning of the Olympic rings on the flag of the Olympic Games is the symbolism of the five different colored rings, all interlinked  ...

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There are five Olympic rings in five colours (plus the white background) and they look like this: ... Hide this message. Quora. Sign In. Olympic Symbols · Olympics ...

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... Games Ceremonies of the Olympic Games How Many Days Do the Olympic Games Last? ... There are several symbols that most people immediately connect with the ... at the history of some Olympic symbols as well as the meanings behind them. ... This Olympic symbol dates back to 1912 when it was created by a man ...

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Aug 5, 2016 ... Regardless of all the controversies that the International Olympic Committee has had over the years, the symbolism of the Olympic Games ...

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Aug 10, 2012 ... The Olympic ring symbol was designed by Baron Pierre de Coubertin in 1912 ... Do Olympic Medalists Receive Cash Prizes with Their Medals?

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Aug 19, 2016 ... The sports showcased in an Olympiad rarely change, but the pictograms depicting them do. The symbols, designed to instantly communicate ...