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Games of the I Olympiad. Cover of the official report of 1896 Athens Summer Olympics. Often listed as the poster of the Games.

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First Olympic stamp-greece-1896 .The 1 drachmae stamps featured Athenian landmarks showing the Acropolis, Parthenon and the Olympic stadium.

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Στις 26 Μαρτίου του 1940 πεθαίνει ο Σπύρος Λούης, νικητής του Μαραθώνιου Αγώνα στους Ολυμπιακούς Αγώνες του 1896.

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Panathenaic Stadiun, #Kallimarmaro. This is where the first modern #Olympics were held in 1896 #Greece

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On April 6, 1896, the Olympic Games, a long-lost tradition of ancient Greece, are reborn in Athens 1,500 years after being banned by Roman Emperor Theodosius I.

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The first modern Olympics 1896 Athens

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