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History of the Olympics - List of the Olympic Games
A year-by-year overview of all the modern Olympic Games.
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 ...
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.
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 ...
Winter Olympics Printables - Winter Olympics Wordsearch
Winter Olympics Printables - Winter Olympics Wordsearch. Print the Winter Olympics Word Search and find the Winter Olympics related words.
The 1932 Olympic Games in Los Angeles - History
Since the world was mired in the Great Depression, many countries and guests were slow to respond to invitations to the 1932 Olympic Games. However, the ...
History of the Olympics - 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin
Although there was much discussion about boycotting the 1936 Olympic Games because they were being held in Nazi Germany, the Olympics were held as ...
Olympic Golf Tournament Format and Qualification - About.com
How will golfers qualify for an Olympic golf tournament, and what will the format be? Here's an explanation of the proposed format.
History of the Olympics - 1906 Olympic Games in Athens
However, the plan to implement additional Olympic Games in Greece did not continue after the 1906 Games; thus the 1906 Olympics is considered unofficial.
History of the Olympics - 1904 Olympic Games in St. Louis
The 1904 Olympic Games were held in St. Louis, United States. Unfortunately, holding the Olympics far from Europe made worldwide participation very low.