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 Where did the modern Summer Olympics begin?

Answer The modern Summer Olympics began in 1896 in Athens, Greece, the birthplace of the Olympics. The Greek runner Spyridon Louis won the marathon, which started in Marathon. Athletes from 14 countries p... Read More »
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In what year did the modern Summer Olympics begin?

The modern summer Olympics began in 1896 in Athens, Greece. Fourteen nations sent athletes to these games. Athletes competed in nine sports, including fencing, cycling, shooting, gymnastics, tennis... Read More »
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When did the Summer Olympics begin?

The modern version of the Summer Olympics began in Athens, Greece, in 1896. Only 13 countries participated in the games, with the United States winning the most events, 11, and the host nation Gree... Read More »
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Where was the 24th Summer Olympics held?

The 24th Summer Olympic Games took place in Seoul, South Korea, between September 17 and October 2, 1988. Held in South Korea for the first time, the games attracted a then record 159 countries par... Read More »
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Where was the river kayak Summer Olympics?

Kayaking events for the 2008 Summer Games took place in the Shunyi Olympic Rowing-Canoeing Park about 18 miles east of the city of Beijing. Both whitewater and flat-water courses were built beside ... Read More »
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