The first Olympics of the modern era were held in Athens 1896.
1896 - Athens
No, atleast not the modern ones which are held since 1896.
Greece held the inaugural Olympics in 1896.
The first modern Olympics were held in 1896, but the first ancient Olympics were held over 2500 years ago.
The 1896 Olympics were held in Athens to honour the fact that the original olympic games were held in Ancient Greece
The ancient Greeks believed that the first Olympic games were held in 776BC. Modern historians think that the games began long before this, although they are not exactly sure when.The modern Olympics were restarted in 1896 at Athens.18961896.1896The first ever Olympic games was held in Greece in 776 BC.The first 'modern' Olympics were in 1896they were held in 607bc
Cuba has never held an Olympics. However, it has competed in the Olympics since 1900. Cuba has never competed in the Winter Olympics.
The first Olympics were in 1896. They were held in Athens, Greece.
The first Olympics were held in Athens in 1896.
1896 Summer Olympics and 2004 summer Olympics.
Swimming has been held at every Olympic games since 1896. Open water swimming was added in the 2008 Olympics.
the first modern day Olympics were held in Greece in 1896
There were no Winter Olympics in 1896. The first Winter Games were in 1924 in Chamonix, France.
Greece hosted the modern Olympics in 1896 and 2004.
The first Modern Olympics were held in 1896 in Athens, Greece.
The first modern Olympics were held in Athens, Greece in 1896.
In Greece, 1896, was when the first "modern" Olympics were held.
1896 - Athens
April 6, 1896 1896 Summer Olympics, Start date
The Olympic games originated in Ancient Greece where they were held every four years as a festival of Zeus. They were held from 776 to BCE to 393 CE. The modern Olympics revived these ancient games in 1896 and have been held off and on ever since.
The Summer Olympics have been held every four years since 1896 except for 1916 due to World War I and 1940 and 1944 due to World War II.