Where was the very first world cup held?
Uraguay, the first two matches held simulataneously on 13th July 1930.
Several sporting events are known as the World Cup. The oldest event currently known as a world cup was the Real Tennis World Championship, first held in 1740. The next oldest event is the men's World Figure Skating Championship, first held in 1896. The first FIFA World was held in Uruguay in 1930. The world cup was first held at Uruguay.