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Q: What year did the modern day Olympics start?
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What year was the first modern day olympics?

The year of the first modern day Olympics was 1896. The event was held in Athens, Greece.

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Why did the modern day Olympics start again and why are they so important?


On what day of this year did the Olympics start on this year?

Beijing 2008 summer Olympics started august 8 when they lit the torch on the opening ceremony. The next summer Olympics will be London 2012.

When did the Olympics start again?

In terms of the modern-day Olympics, the IOC (International Olympic Committee) was started in 1894, and the first Olympics games under the IOC was in Athens, Greece, in 1896.

What dates are considered the modern Olympics?

The Modern Olympics began in 1896 and have lasted to present day.

Where were modern Olympics first held?

the first modern day Olympics were held in Greece in 1896

What are the similarities and differences between ancient Olympics and modern day Olympics?

people are fatter these days

How does ancient greek Olympics influence modern day sports?

The ancient Olympics influence the modern day Olympics because they are still in our lives. We wouldn't have all the sports we have today if it wasn't for the ancient times.

Why were the modern day Olympics restarted?


What is the modern day connection of Zeus?

the olympics

How do politics affect modern day Olympics?


What Sport started modern day Olympics?


How have the ancient Olympics impact on your modern day world?


What year were water sports started in the Olympics?

During the first modern Olympic games that was held in the year 1896 in Athens, Greece. It was a hot day that day and that is when the first lemonade stand existed as well.

When was the first modern olyimpics?

The first modern day Olympics were held in Greece in 1896.

What is 'modern day Olympics'?

The Olympic Games that have been played since 1896 are called the 'modern Olympics'. The Olympics started in 776 BC in Greece. If you hear the term 'Ancient Olympics', that means the Olympics that were played long, long ago.

What countries compete in modern day Olympics?

The countries that compete in modern day Olympics are U.S.A, U.K, Australia, Jamaica, Venezuela, Trinidad, Barbados, St. Kitts & The Grenadines, etc

What is the newest sports in the modern day Olympics?

Women boxing

What was the winner's reward in the modern day Olympics?

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Who was the person who set up the modern day Olympics?

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What is the modern day philosophy behind the Olympics?

the olymic stadium

Who organized the first modern day Olympics?

Baron Coubertin

When did the first modern day Olympics take place?