What ended in 1896?
On this day in 1896: The shortest war in world history began. It ended 45 minutes later. … The Anglo-Zanzibar War was a military conflict fought between the United Kingdom and the Zanzibar Sultanate on 27 August 1896.
When was the last Olympic held?
List of Olympic Host Cities
|Olympiad||Year||Host City, Country|
|XXX||2012||London, England, UK|
Who won the first Olympics?
On 6 April 1896, the American James Connolly won the triple jump to become the first Olympic champion in more than 1,500 years.