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The Christain emperor Theodosisus I banned the games by proclaiming them to be a pagan ritual.

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When did the ancient greece olympics end?

The Ancient Olympics in Greece were held from 776 BC to 393 AD, when they were banned by the Roman Emperor Theodosius I in an effort to suppress pagan festivals.

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