The Olympic Games are a series of athletic competitions that were held in honor of Zeus. The games originated from Olympia, Greece and only consisted of a few games and only a few people. Today the tradition still continues, but there are many more games and people all over the world compete.
••Olympic history: 1896 Olympic opening ceremony at Panathinaiko Stadium, Athens, Greece•• Wikipedia article • 1st IOC Games: 14 nations / 241 athletes / 43 events - in 2016 Rio USA alone has 560+ athletes!
5l. 1896 Olympic Games, the lower part of the sheet (pos.101-125 and 126-150), including 5 gutter pairs, u/m.