The first Olympic games began in 776BC.
What year did the first ancient olympic games take place
The ancient Olympic Games began in the year 776 BC. The marathon was not an event of the ancient Olympic Games. This is a modern event that started in 1896.
Charlie coates year 6
it started in 776 BC
In 394 Theodisius I banned all pagan festivals, including the Olympic games
The ancient Olympic games began in Greece in 776 BCE. However they were banned by Emperor Theodosius in 393 CE. The modern Olympic games began in 1896 CE.
1896 was the year of the first modern olympic games (summer) and was held in Athens, Greece
In what year the olympic games in sydney
He stopped them in A.D. 393. He felt that it was bad
As this is the year of the first recorded olympics it was Olympia
The first Olympics dates back to 776 B.C.
I am not really sure, do you mean the year Olympic games start? It is April 6th to 15th, 1896 in Athens, Greece.
yes! every year take 2012 for example if its divisable by 2 then its the year of an olympic games either winter olympic games or summer olympic games!
Every four years. The four year period between games was an Olympiad.
The word "modern" distinguishes the games since 1896 from the ancient Greek Olympic games from 776 BC. There are two Olympics games, summer and winter, referring to the season of year the games are held in and the sports contested therein.
The first ancient olympic games were held in the year 776 B.C. However, the first modern olympic games were held in the year 1896.RESOURCES= WWW.GOOGLE.COM
No one. There were no Olympic games that year
Because it was not an Olympic year
The ancient Olympic Games were celebrated from 776 BC to approximate 393 AD. The modern Olympics began in 1896. So there was about a 1500 year lull there where no Olympic Games were held.