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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 the first international Olympic Games held in modern history. Organised by the ...

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 ...

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 ...

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, .... They were also the first Summer Olympics to have ever been ...

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 ...

The First Summer Olympics - Social Studies for Kids

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

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 ...

Nemati -- Iran's first Summer Olympics female flagbearer | NBC ...

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Aug 5, 2016 ... Zahara Nemati's incredible story from taekwondo to Paralympic gold medalist in archery and gold-medal hopeful in Rio has has led her to ...

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 ...

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.

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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.