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Olympic Games History Quiz

Olympic games history some facts you may not know 8 Questions.

 
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The first London Olympics were held in 1908. Where was the sight of the Olympic Stadium?

  • Earls Court
  • Hampton Court
  • Windsor Castle
  • The White City

2

In 1956 the Olympic games were held outside Europe and the USA. In which city were they held?

  • Cairo
  • Johannesberg
  • Melbourne
  • Wellington

3

What was the Olympic stadium called in Beijing?

  • The Birds Nest
  • The Eagles Eyre
  • The Sea Urchin
  • The Whisper

4

Which black Athlete was the star of the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin

  • Jessie Jackson
  • Michael Jackson
  • Jessie Owens
  • Tommy Smith

5

In the 1912 Olympics the American Jim Thorpe won the Pentathlon and the Decathlon but was disqualified for what reason?

  • He Was a Woman
  • He was Black
  • He was a professional
  • He was a Imposter

6

Who was the most successful woman in the 1948 Wembley Olympics?

  • Fanny Blankers-Koen
  • Michel Pfiffer
  • Nicole Kidman
  • Daniella Day-Lewis

7

The first modern Olympics were held in Athens but in what year?

  • 1900
  • 1904
  • 1896
  • 1892

8

Which of these events have not been an Olympic Sport?

  • Standing Pole Vault
  • Military Rifle
  • Underwater Swimming
  • Cricket

 

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