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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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Shows Congolese under King Leopold II of Belgium with their hands chopped off for not meeting rubber quotas. c. late 1800s

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Temple Of Olympian Zeus (Ναός Ολυμπίου Διός)

Athens, Greece, May 1941: Flak gun deployed in front of the ruins of the Temple of Zeus, a short distance from Constitution Square in the center of Athens. Mt Hymettus is in the background., #solebike, #Athens, #e-bike tours

The Acropolis in Athens, Greece. Go to www.YourTravelVideos.com or just click on photo for home videos and much more on sites like this. More