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In the modern Olympics, that was 1896.

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What does the word Olympic mean

What country first proposed the winter olympic games as separate from the traditional olympic games

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What year did women's swimming become an olympic event?

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Who was the first Olympic gold medalist in Swimming?

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Who won the first British Olympic swimming gold medal?

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