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When start the first Olympics?

the first olympics started in 1896

What country was victorious in the first Olympics?

Greece was the country that started the olympics so they won in the first olympics.

Why is Greece first in the Olympics?

Greece is first in the Olympics because Greece is where the Olympics started in ancient times.

When did the winter Olympics first start?

The first winter Olympics started in 1924.

When was alpine skiing first in the Olympics?

Germany's 1936 Olympics that is when it first started

When did women first start playing softball in the Olympics?

they first started playing in the Olympics in 1996.

When did jessica ennis start the Olympics?

in 1998 is when she first started the olympics

When and where the Olympic start?

When: The Olympics started in 1896 Where: The Olympics were first in Olympia, Greece Who: Pierre de Couberrtin started the Olympics

In what year did the Modern Olympics start?

1896 the first modern Olympics started

Why did they call it the Olympics?

When they started the Olympics, it was first at a place called mount Olympus so that's why they called it the Olympics.

When was First Winter Olympics started?


When did snowboarding start in the Winter Olympics?

Snowboarding first started in the 1998 Winter Olympics.

Did ice hockey in the Olympics first start in 1980?

No, it started in the 1924 Winter Olympics.

Was javelin part of the Olympics when it first started?

The first modern Olympics was in 1896 at Athens and the javelin competition's first year was 1908 in London.

Who was the the first person to create the Olympics?

There was no person. Olympics started by the Greeks to honor their Greek Gods.

What is the history of the world championship games?

if you mean like in the olympics then it started in 1896 being the first 'real' olympics

Have the Olympics always had the same sports as when it first started?


When summer Olympic started first?

the first modern Olympics were hosted in 1896.

When did the bobsleigh join the Olympics?

The bobsleigh first started inthe Olympics in Switzerland in the late 1800's.

Why do Greece come out first?

the reason why Greece always comes out first at the Olympics is because they are the ones who hosted and started the Olympics centuries ago.

How old was Michal Phelps when he started swimming Olympics?

15. His first Olympics was the 2000 Summer Games in Sydney.

In what country the Olympics originate?

The Olympics started in Greece , and the first game was held in Athens.

Where did the Winter Olympics first start?

The Winter Olympics started in Chamonix, France.In 1924, on Chamonix, France.

What is the 2012 Olympics about?

The first ever Olympics were first held in ancient Greece, The modern Olympics started in the 1900. The Motto is "Citius, Altius, Fortius" which is latin for Swifter, Higher, Stronger.

When was Olympics started?

The first Olympics held during the modern era occurred in 1896. It was also the first time that the IOC would control and organize the events.