6th APRiL ~ HISTORY ON THIS DAY

April 6th ~ This Day in History video by History.com ~ 1896 : First modern Olympic Games : The Olympic Games, a long-lost tradition of ancient Greece, was reborn in Athens on the 6th April 1896, after 1,500 years since being banned by Roman Emperor Theodosius I. King Georgios I of Greece and a crowd of 60,000 spectators welcomed athletes from 13 nations to the international competition opening of the Athens Games. | & more about history on this day in the video…