No...In the ancient Olympics the winner received a olive wreath
He was the winner of the first Modern Olympics marathon competition in 1896.
The first event's winner that was decided in the 1896 Olympics, the first 'modern' Olympics, was in the triple jump. The winner was James Connelly of the United States who jumped 13.71 meters or 44 feet 11 3/4 inches.
1896 Games in Athens, the first of the modern Olympics. The winner was Spyros Louis of Greece.
When and where were the first modern Summer Olympics held
In the Modern Olympics, that was Carl Schuhmann of Germany who won the men's Greco-Roman competition at the 1896 Games in Athens.
1896 the first modern Olympics started
The first modern Olympics were held in Athens, Greece in 1896.
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