When and where the first modern Olympics games held?
It held in Olimpia.
The ancient Greeks believed that the first Olympic games were held in 776BC. Modern historians think that the games began long before this, although they are not exactly sure when. The modern Olympics were restarted in 1896 at Athens. 1896 1896. 1896 The first ever Olympic games was held in Greece in 776 BC. The first 'modern' Olympics were in 1896 they were held in 607bc
The first Summer modern Olympic Games were held in Athens, Greece in 1896. The first Winter Olympic Games were held in Chamonix, France in 1924. The first Paralympic Games were held in London, England in 1948. The Paralympics have been held immediately after the Olympics in the same location since the Seoul Games in 1988.
The earliest claim is for Much Wenlock in England in 1850; these were founded as the Wenlock Olympian Games and Baron de Coubertin recognised these as the first modern Olympics. Several other games were held in Greece in the 19th century, the first games organised in the current way as the First Olympian was held in Athens in 1896.
The first Olympics were in Europe. The events started in 8th century BCE, Olympia, Greece and last up until the 4th century CE. The modern Olympics were created in 1896, in which the first games were held in Athens, Greece. So the first ancient Olympic games as well as the first modern Olympic games were both held in Europe.