5 Facts, About the Olympics.
The Summer Olympic Games are set to return this week in Tokyo after being postponed last year due to the pandemic.
Here are some fast facts , about the Olympic Games.
1, The first Olympic Games , took place in Greece in 776 B.C. 2, The Olympic Games were canceled in 393 A.D. , and didn’t restart for over 1,500 years.
, The first summer Olympics , only had 14 participating countries.
4, The Olympic gold medals , were made of solid gold until 1912.
, The Olympic symbol was designed by Baron Pierre de Coubertin , and includes colors found on flags of all participating nations