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The Golden Times of the Olympic Games

The Göldon Timos. 1896 2012 The Olympi Gomos 1912 1932 Lake Placid 1956, Melkourne Stockholm 1924, Chamonix John lan Wing suggested that athletes from all 1960 Squaw Valley Edward Eagan 1936, Berlin First Olympic Winter Games introducing disciplines as Bobsleigh, Curling, Figure skating, Ice hockey, Military patrol, Nordic skiing and Speed skating. 1928 Baron de Coubertin became the first designed the symbol of the Olympic Games, representing the Amsterdam countries should mingle during the closing parade. athlete to win gold medals during both Olympic winter and summer games. Jesse Owens, the 1900, Paris The opening and closing ceremonies The flame was descendant of slaves, Since that time it remains was the most successful as an Olympic tradition to support world unity. reintroduced and were presented by First participation of women at the Olympics, with 19 women in total. The first female Olympic champion was tennis player, Charlotte Cooper (UK). athlete by winning four gold medals at the Berlin Olympic Games, controlled by the Nazi Germany regime. five continents. has been part of the modern Olympic Walt Disney himself. Games ever since. 1960, Roma First live television broadcast of the Olympics. The first Ethiopian athlete Abebe Bikila, won a gold medal by running barefoot. The young Cassius Clay (later known as Muhammad Ali) won the gold medal in the boxing light heavyweight division for the United States. 1896, Athens 14 countries and 241 athletes participated. The first Olympic champion in 15 centuries is the student James Connolly (U.S.) who performs a triple odu jump at 13.71 meters. jon tol 1894 1968, Mexico Baron de Coubertin founder of the International Tommie Smith and John Carlos who won first and third places Olympic Committee, led to the revival of the during the 200 meter race, made their famous raised fist salute from the medalist's podium. Ancient Olympic Games. ros poct summer 776 BC, Olympia winter 1972, Munich The Olympic Games were held every four years, dating back to 776 BC and represented the symbol Mark Spitz won seven gold medals in swimming. Munich was marked by the massacre of eleven Israeli athletes and coaches, murdered by of cultural unity of Ancient Greece cities. Palestinian terrorists. 1976, Montreal 2012, London The Romanian gymnast Nadia Comaneci, won three 10 Olympic gold medals and was the first female gymnast to be awarded on a perfect score of 10, in an Olympic gymnastic event. London is the first city to host the XXX Olympiad of the modern era and marks the end of women's 1994 Lillehammer london exclusion in all nations of the Olympic movement. Oscar Pistorius is set to kecome the first amputee to compete in the Olympics. 205 countries and 10,500 athletes are expected. 2008, Beijing The Games are now 1992, Barcelona held every two years, alternating between Summer The Jamaican Usain Bolt The 1992 United States men's Olympic basketball team, nicknamed the "Dream Team", smashed world record in Olympics and Winter Olympics. the 100m, 200m and was the first American Olympic team to feature active NBA players. 4x100m. You Tube /london2012 Michael Phelps made history, by winning eight gold medals in swimming. DIGITAL MEDIA AGENCY Brand Talking © YOPPS - All rights reserved - 2012 EXcellence education adsaj tolerance

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