What is the date of the first summer Olympic Games?

Answer The first Summer Olympic Games took place in 1896 in Athens, Greece, from April 6 through April 15. On the opening day of the Games, James Connolly of the United States became the first victor, win... Read More »

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How many Summer Olympic games are there?

There will be 26 sports taking place in the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Within those 26 sports are several events or disciplines . For example, swimming is a sport in the summer Olympics with 3... Read More »

Where are the next Summer Olympic Games held?

The XXX Olympic Summer Games will be held in London, England in 2012. The opening ceremonies for the games will take place on July 27, 2012 and the closing ceremonies will take place on August 12, ... Read More »

How many events were in the 2004 Summer Olympic Games?

There were 301 sporting events listed in the 2004 Summer Olympic Games official program. The 2004 Summer Olympic Games opened August 13, 2004 and closed August 29, 2004. Athens, Greece, was the hos... Read More »

Where were the olympic summer games of 1896 held?

Athens, Greece, hosted the first modern Summer Olympic Games from April 6 to 15, 1896. A total of 241 athletes, all male, from 14 countries took part in the games, which featured 43 events.Referenc... Read More »