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Q: Where was the first ever recorded Olympic games held?
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Where was the first ever Olympic games?

The original Olympic Games were first recorded in 776 BC in Olympia, Greece, and were held until AD 393.

When were the first ever Olympic games?

The first Olympic games were in 776BC

Who did win the first olympic games?

A chef won the first ever Olympic games.

What was the first olympic games event ever?

The Triple Jump

Who won the first ever Olympic games?

misam bukhari

What is the fastest 100 meter dash ever recorded?

9.4 Jesse (James) Owens in the 1936 olympic games in Berlin

When was Corinth founded?

Corinth was founded during the first ever Olympic Games.

What year was the first ever Olympic Games held in Greece?

776 BCE.

Who had the fastest fifty yard dash time ever recorded in the Olympic games and what was it?

The fifiy yard dash has never been an event in the Olympic Games. The shortest running event in the Games is the 100 meter dash and the Olympic record, as of the 2008 Games, is 9.84 set by Donovan Bailey of Canada set in 1996.

Who is the inventor of the Olympic Games?

The modern olympic games were invented by the frenchman Baron pierre de courbertin. The first ever olympics though, was in ancient greece!

Are there any countries that are participating for the first time ever in the 2008 Olympic Games?

Three countries made their first Olympic appearance at the 2008 Games in Beijing: Marshall Islands, Tuvalu, and Montenegro

Has Kenya ever hosted the Olympic games?

No African or South American nation has ever hosting the Olympic Games.

What was the first ever olympic 100m sprint?

1896 Games in Athens. Frank Lane of the United States won the first ever Olympic heat in the 100 meters and Tom Burke of the United States won the first Olympic gold medal in the 100.

When did the first olympic games start?

2788 years ago - 776 BC was the first ever olymic games held in Athens (Greece).

Who was the first person ever to win a gold medal at the olympic games?

James Connelly

In what year did Youth Olympic Games start?

The first ever Youth Olympic Games are scheduled to be held from August 14, 2010 through August 26, 2010 in Singapore.

Has barbados ever hosted the olympic games?

Barbados has never hosted the Olympic games.

When and where were the first Olympics ever?

The ancient Olympic Games were founded by Heracles (the Roman Hercules), a son of Zeus. However the first Olympic Games for which we have written records for were held in 776 BC, though it is generally believed that the Games had been going on for many years already. The very first modern Olympic Games opened in the first week of April 1896 in Athens, Greece.

Is there a summer and a winter olympic torch?

No, there is not a summer and a winter olympic torch. There is only one torch. At the first olympic games ever held, the torch was lit, and it will never go out, so it just gets passed on to all of the olympic games that are held.

Where were the first ever Olympic Games held?

In 776 BCE at Olympia in Elis in southern Greece.

Has Samoa ever won an Olympic medal?

No athlete from the country of Samoa has won an Olympic medal. Samoa first participated in the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympic Games.

What olympic games have the ever swindells been to?

the Ever swindells have only been to the 2004 and 2008 Olympic games they won gold at both.

How many olympic records has gymnast rachel smith broken?

first ever team captain of a GBR Rhythmic Gymnastics Group at an Olympic Games.

What year was the first ever Olympics games recorded?

776 b.c 776 b.c

What did they give as prizes at the first ever Olympic Games?

they give medals gold,silver,bronze and trophies