While only men were allowed o compete, all could watch even the ancient Olympics. Who was first woman can't be determined.
The 1900 Olympics were the first modern Olympic Games to be open to women.
Women were not allow to compete at the first Olympic in 1896.
1900 in Paris in Ladies Singles Tennis. Charlotte Cooper was the winner and has gone down in history as the first woman to win a gold medal in the Modern Olympic Games.
That was ladies singles tennis and the first woman to win an Olympic gold medal was Charlotte Cooper of Great Britain at the 1900 Games in Paris.
Women were first allowed to participate in the 1900 Olympic Games in Paris and Charlotte Cooper was the first woman gold medalist, winning the ladies singles event in tennis.
The first Indian woman to ever win an Olympic medal was Karnam Malleswari.
Cheerleading will not be in the 2008 olympic games, it is up for consideration for the 2012 summer Olympics
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That was the 1900 Games in Paris. 1900 was the only year croquet was an Olympic event.
Margaret Abbott in women's golf at the 1900 Games in Paris.
Margaret Abbott in ladies golf at the 1900 Games in Paris.
Women first participated at the 1900 Games in Paris in tennis, golf, and croquet. The first woman Olympic champion was Charlotte Cooper of Great Britain in ladies singles tennis.
Noffin every Olympic games is played by a woman aswell :)
Women were not allowed to participate in the ancient Olympic games. The Olympic games were a platform for men to show their strength.
Charlotte Cooper in women's singles tennis at the 1900 Games in Paris.
Joan Benoit of the United States at the 1984 Summer Games in Los Angeles.
The first Olympic women's tennis competition was at the 1900 Games in Paris. Two events was held, women's singles and mixed doubles. Both gold medals were won by Charlotte Cooper of Great Britain.