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The modern Olympics began in 1896.

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Q: What year did the Olympics begin?
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The year the first ancient Olympics took place?

The ancient Olympics are said to begin around the year 776BC.

When did the summer Olympics first begin?

the year was 1896 the year was 1896

What year did hockey begin to be played at the Olympics?

Ice hockey has been a part of the Olympics since 1920. In 1924, it was moved from the Summer Olympics to the Winter Olympics.

What year did the Ancient Greek Olympics begin?

776 BC :p

When did the summer and winter olympic games begin to be held seperetely?

1992 was the last year they were held the same year. 1994 was the first time the Winter Olympics were not in the same year as the Summer Olympics.

What year did the summer and winter Olympics begin to alternate every 4 years?


When and why did Olympics begin?

they began in 776 B.C. every 4th year honoring Zeus

When did the modren Olympics begin?

they begin in 1895 they begin because they needed more games as the olympics got older

In what year did the ancient Olympic Games begin?

The first Olympics dates back to 776 B.C.

What year did the Olympics first take place?

The original Olympic Games begin back in Olympia, Greece in the year 776 BC.

When do the 2012 London Olympics begin?

The 2012 London Olympics will officially begin on July 27.

When do the winter Olympics begin?

The Vancouver 2010 Olympics begin on February 12th, 2010 and end on the 28th.

When was he first summer Olympics?

when did the summer Olympics begin

Why did the ancient Olympics begin?

they ancient Olympics begun to honor their gods

Where did the Olympics begin?


Sports that begin with letter o?


When is the Olympics this year?

the Olympics this year are 2010 that is when they are.

What year did the ancient Olympic games begin and where were they held?

The first Olympics were held in Athens in 1896.The events includes Track and field

When is this next Olympics in 2008?

The opening ceremonies for the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, China begin on August 8th, 2008. The events begin the following day.

Where did the winter Olympics begin?


When did winter Olympics begin?


When did the winter Olympics first begin?

The first winter Olympics took plaace in 1924.

When and where did the winter Olympics first begin?

The First winter Olympics was in Chamonix,France in 1924.

When and where did the modern Winter Olympics begin?

The Winter Olympics originated in Charmonix France in 1924.

What does the Holocaust connect to the 1936 Olympics?

The second World War did not begin until 1939. However, the Nazis were already in power in 1936, and the Olympics that year were held in Berlin. During the two weeks of the Olympics, Germany had to hide their immense antisemitism and any plans for territory expansion.