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Olympic Games Host Cities (1896 to 2022) - Geography - About.com
A complete listing of all Olympic Game cities from the beginning of the modern Olympics in 1896 through 2020. Includes all Summer Olympic Games and Winter  ...
A List of the Olympic Games - 20th Century History - About.com
The Modern Olympic Games began in 1896, 1503 years after the ancient Olympics were abolished. Held every four years, with a few exceptions*, these Games ...
Interesting Olympic Facts - 20th Century History - About.com
The Official Olympic Flag Created by Pierre de Coubertin in 1914, the Olympic flag contains five interconnected rings on a white background. The five rings ...
Ancient Olympic Games 101 - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Learn more about the Olympic games with this profile (1) showing that the games were religious events honoring Zeus at Olympia, which, over time, became ...
History of the Olympics - 1896 Olympic Games in Athens
The first modern Olympic Games were held in 1896 in Athens, Greece. Learn more about the first Olympic athletes and the events they competed in.
1936 Olympic Games in Berlin, Germany - 20th Century History
In August 1936, the world came together for the quadrennial Summer Olympics in Berlin, the capital of Nazi Germany. Although several countries had threatened ...
Gymnasts to Watch for the Rio 2016 Olympics: Simone Biles
MyKayla Skinner was sixth all-around at the 2013 US senior nationals and fifth in 2014, and could potentially sneak onto future world and Olympic teams ...
Golf in the Olympics: Future and Past Olympic Golf Tournaments
Olympic golf existed in the dark past - and will exist again at the 2016 Summer Games in Brazil. Here's a look at what the 2016 tournaments will look like, plus ...
Olympic Boxing - Get Inside Olympic Boxing - About.com
The United States has won more Olympic boxing medals than any other country .. . but has been far from dominant in recent Olympic Games. Find out who is ...
Bribery and Cheating at the Ancient Olympics
Here are some instances of cheating during the ancient olympics, based on the testimony of the second century A.D travel writer Pausanias.

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