When did the modern Olympics start When did the modern Olympics start
The year of the first modern day Olympics was 1896. The event was held in Athens, Greece.
The Modern Olympics began in 1896 and have lasted to present day.
the first modern day Olympics were held in Greece in 1896
Beijing 2008 summer Olympics started august 8 when they lit the torch on the opening ceremony. The next summer Olympics will be London 2012.
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.