The first official summer olympic games were held in Athens in 1896.
Seoul was the first city to host the Summer Olympic Games. In 1806.
The first Modern Summer Olympic Games took place in 1896, in Athens, Greece.
The 1912 Summer Olympic Games held in Stockholm, Sweden.
Yes. The Olympic Games include the Summer and Winter Olympic Games. Summer Olympic Games is said to separate it from the Winter Olympic Games.
The United States first hosted the Summer Olympic Games in St. Louis in the year 1904.
CBS aired the first televised Summer Olympic games in 1960. The answer is 1960.
For the modern Olympic games, the first Olympic torch was lit in 1936 in Berlin, Germany. Those was the first Summer Olympic games in history.
What major sporting event takes place in every leap year
The Olympic Oath for athletes was first taken at the 1920 Games in Antwerp and the Olympic Oath for judges was first taken at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich.
St. Louis was home of the first olympic games on US soil. It was in the summer of 1904.
Ice hockey first became a part of the Olympic games in 1920 at the summer Olympics. It was transformed permanently to the winter Olympic games in 1924.
Field hockey was introduced at the Summer Olympic Games as a men's competition at the 1908 Games in London with six teams. Ice hockey first became an Olympic sport at the 1920 Summer Olympic Games in Antwerp. Canada won the first gold medal in Olympic ice hockey.
Summer Olympic Games was created in 1896.
The first Games held in Stockholm were the fifth Summer Games in 1912.
The first modern Olympic Games were held in Athens between April 6 and April 15, 1896.
Somalia first participated in the Olympics at the 1972 Summer Games in Munich.
The fifth summer olympic games were in berlin 1916.
1896 was the year of the first modern olympic games (summer) and was held in Athens, Greece
Hungary first competed at the first Modern Olympics, the 1896 Games in Athens. Hungary has competed in all Olympic Games, Winter and Summer, except for the 1920 Summer Games and the 1984 Summer Games.
The summer Olympic Games, like the winter Olympic Games, are held every four years.
No, there is not a summer and a winter olympic torch. There is only one torch. At the first olympic games ever held, the torch was lit, and it will never go out, so it just gets passed on to all of the olympic games that are held.