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1896 Summer Olympics

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The 1896 Summer Olympics officially known as the Games of the I Olympiad, was a multi-sport event held in Athens, Greece, from 6 to 15 April 1896. It was the first international Olympic Games held i...

Athens 1896 Summer Olympics - results & video highlights

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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 largest ...

Five things you didn't know about the first modern Olympic Games ...

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Apr 5, 2016 ... Google has marked the 120th anniversary of first modern Summer Olympics, ... The 1948 Olympics Games were held in London and became ...

The First Modern Olympics: Athens, 1896 - Infoplease

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Summer Olympics moments of Mexico City. ... Marathon runners train for the first modern Olympic games in 1896. Marathon runners, Greece 1896 ...

Former Lions RB Jahvid Best first ex-NFL player in summer Olympics

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Jul 16, 2016 ... Former Detroit Lions running back Jahvid Best is set to become the first former NFL player to participate in the summer Olympic Games after ...

Olympic Games Summer and Winter Locations and History of the ...

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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 ...

The First Summer Olympics - Social Studies for Kids

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The modern Olympics first took place in 1896, in Athens, Greece.

First Summer Olympics - Great Olympic Heroes, Stories and ...

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The first summer Olympics was in 1896, it was known as the Games of the I Olympiad, and it was in Athens, Greece.

Women at the Olympic Games - Topend Sports

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History of women competing at the Olympic Games. ... At the first modern Olympic Games in Athens 1896, no women competed, .... Summer Olympics Menu.

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First modern Olympics is held - Apr 06, 1896 - HISTORY.com

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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 and ...

First modern Olympic Games - Apr 06, 1896 - HISTORY.com

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The Olympic Games have come to be regarded as the foremost international sports competition. At the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, more than 10,000 ...

1896 Olympics - Fact Monster

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Sports > Olympics > Summer Olympics Through The Years ... During the first 13 Olympiads (an Olympiad is an interval of four years between celebrations of the ...