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The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques) are the leading ..... The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi were the most expensive Olympic Games in history, costing in excess of US$50 bi...

The Olympic Games - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of The Olympic Games, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

Olympic Games | Winter Summer Past and Future Olympics

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Access official videos, photos and news from all summer, winter, past and future Olympic Games - London 2012, Sochi 2014, Rio 2016, Pyeongchang 2018...

The History of the Olympic Games | Scholastic.com

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The earliest reliable date that recorded history gives for the first Olympics is 776 B.C., although virtually all historians presume that the Games began well before ...

Olympics Timeline: Ancient Greece - 1940s - Infoplease

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A history of the Olympic Games: From ancient Greece to the present day.

The Real Story of the Ancient Olympic Games - Penn Museum

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A history of the Olympic Games from Ancient to Modern.

BBC - Primary History - Ancient Greeks - The Olympic Games

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BBC Primary History - Ancient Greeks - The Olympic Games. ... The Greek Olympics, thought to have begun in 776 BC, inspired the modern Olympic Games  ...

The Olympic Games [ushistory.org]

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The Olympic Games. ... The modern Olympic games began in 1896. ... Read about the outcome of the race, as well as other Olympic historical facts.

History of the Olympics - Creating the Modern Games

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According to legend, the ancient Olympic Games were founded by Heracles (the Roman Hercules), a son of Zeus. Yet the first Olympic Games for which we still ...

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History - Ancient Olympic Games - Olympics

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Getty. According to historical records, the first ancient Olympic Games can be traced back to 776 BC. They were dedicated to the Olympian gods and were ...

Origin and History of the Olympic Games | Go for the Gold Student ...

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Origin and History of the Olympic Games From Grolier Online's New Book of Knowledge. The Rise of the Games The Olympic Games originated long ago in ...

Brief History of the Olympic Games - Nostos.com

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Brief History of the Olympic Games. Ancient Olympic Games: Chronology of athletic events added to the Olympic Games: Myths and the Olympic Games: Pelops ...