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the first olympic games were in athens 1852

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1904 in St. Louis, USA.

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Where were the modern olympic games held?

The first Olympic Games of the modern era took place in 1896. They were held in Athens, Greece where they were held in ancient times.

Where did the first modern olympic games take place?

Athens, Greece in 1896.

When did the Olympic Games first take place?

In 1896 for modern, 776 BCE for ancient.

What events took place in the first modern Olympic Games?

Wrestling, long jump, athletics, discus, chariot racing.

How many modern era olympic games have there been?

Although the most recent (2008) games was the 29th Olympiad, only 26 Olympic games have taken place. The Olympic games did not take place in 1916, 1940, or 1944 as scheduled due to the world wars.

How many Olympic games have taken place in the Modern Era?


When was the first olympic held?

The first Olympics of the modern era were held in 1896. The first Olympic games were held in 776 BC and took place in Olympia, Greece.

Did the Olympic games take place during the Civil War?

No. The Modern Era of the revival of the Olympic Games did not begin until 1896. That was the first Olympiad since the days of ancient Greece. The Winter Olympics were first held in 1924.

The modern olympic games are based on the ancient games held in the city of?

It is based on the ancient Athens games A bloke called William Penny Brookes introduced the Modern Olympic games and it stuck eg. London 2012... The first games took place in a small town called Much Wenlock(were I live!)

Where was the location of the first Olympics?

The first ancient Olympic Games were held in Greece and the first modern Olympic Games were also held in Greece.

Where do the Olympic games take place and which one is first?

Olympic games were initially started in in the city of Athens in 1896