How many times has the Olympics been hosted in Athens?

Greece has hosted the Summer Olympic Games on two occasions, the inaugural modern Olympics in 1896 and again in 2004. Both were held in Athens, which along with Paris and Los Angeles are the cities that have hosted the Olympic Games twice, with London being the only city to have hosted them three times.

Who is going to host the Olympics in 2024?

On 13 September at the IOC Session in Lima, it was confirmed that Paris and Los Angeles will host the Olympic Games 2024 and 2028 respectively, following the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) historic decision to award both Games simultaneously.

What do the 5 rings mean?

Posted Jul 24, 2021. The Olympic symbol, which consists of five Olympic rings, represents the international Olympic Movement and its activities, according to the International Olympic Committee’s website. (

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