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The first summer olympic's of the modern era was held in 1896, the same year as the winter Olympics. It was not until 1992 that they separated the summer and winter Olympics to different years.

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Q: What year was the first summer Olympics held?
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When did the summer and winter Olympics event start being held in separate years?

The first summer Olympics were held in 1896. The first winter Olympics began in 1924 concurrently with the summer Olympics. 1992, the IOC held separate Olympics alternating in 2 year spans, i.e. winter Olympics last held in 2006, summer Olympics last held in 2008.


Where was the first Summer Olympics held and in what year?

athens, greece-1896


Where is the summer Olympics being held this year?

the 2012 summer Olympics will be held in London, England


Is the summer Olympics held every year?

The summer Olympics is held every four years.


What year was the Summer Olympics held in South Korea?

The 1988 Summer Olympics were held in Seoul.


When did the summer and winter olympic games begin to be held seperetely?

1992 was the last year they were held the same year. 1994 was the first time the Winter Olympics were not in the same year as the Summer Olympics.


What year will the next summer games be held in and were?

I can answer your first question, the next summer Olympics will be in 2012.


When was the first time that the winter and summer Olympics were not held in the same year?

not sure


Where will the 2010 Summer Games be held?

there will be no Summer Olympics in 2010, the Winter Olympics were held this year. the next Summer Olympics will be in 2012, in London, England.


When were the summer and winter Olympics separated?

1992 was the final year the Winter Olympics and Summer Olympics were held in the same year.


What year were the summer Olympics not held?

1932


When were the summer and winter Olympics held in the same year?

Until 1992. The 1994 Winter Games in Lillehammer was the first held when the Summer Games would not be held in the same year.

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