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The revived tradition of the Olympic games as an idea was restarted in France by Baron Pierre de Coubertin. Coubertin promoted the importance of the Olympics for athleticism in young people. The first game was held in Athens in 1896.

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They must have thought it was a good idea, when they realized they did it in ancient Greece.

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The Olympic Games were re-established to bring unity to nations and to show the world how people of different cultures and races are similar.

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