Q5. In which of these cities did the first ‘Modern’ edition of this sporting event take place in 1896?
In Athens city, the first ‘Modern’ edition of this sporting event take place in 1896. Athens was unanimously chosen on 23 June 1894 at the inaugural Modern Games stage during the congress organized by Coubertin in Paris, during which the IOC was also created as Greece was the birthplace of the ancient Olympic Games.
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Correct Answer 5: Athens