The 1896 Summer Olympics officially known as the Games of the I Olympiad, was
the first international Olympic Games held in modern history. Organised by the ...
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 this day in History, First modern Olympics is held on Apr 06, 1896. ... The
Summer Games returned to Athens in 2004, with 10,625 athletes (4,329 women
The modern Olympics first took place in 1896, in Athens, Greece.
Sep 26, 2016 ... View CNN's Summer Olympics Fast Facts to learn more about the ... 1896 -
Swimming is part of the first modern Olympic games in Athens.
Summer Olympics moments of Mexico City. ... Marathon runners train for the first
modern Olympic games in 1896. Marathon runners, Greece 1896 ...
Aug 8, 2016 ... President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama interview each other about
their favorite Olympic moments over the years. The Summer ...
Aug 11, 2016 ... Jamaica dominated sprinting in Rio, and became the first country to win as many
gold medals as the United States in a single Olympics. It is an ...
Jul 12, 2016 ... The first documented Olympic champion was a man named Coroebus, a cook
from Elis who won the sprint race in 776 BC. Historians believe ...
History of women competing at the Olympic Games. ... At the first modern Olympic
Games in Athens 1896, no women competed, .... Summer Olympics Menu.