First modern Olympic Games, Athens, 1896. Panathenaic Stadium. Also used in the 2004 Olympics as the Archery Venue and the finish site for the Marathon.
1908 London Olympians
Jim Thorpe - Greatest Athlete in the World
1896 Olympic opening ceremony
1896 - French Olympic Cyclists by amphalon, via Flickr
Oscar Swahn, aged 72 at the 1920 Olympics when he took silver in the 100m double-shot running deer shooting event
Duke Kahanamoku. 1912 Olympics. Gold Medal & World Record.
German gymnastics champions Schuhmann, Flatow and Weingartner from the 1896 Olympic games in Athens.