Ervin Zádor - Bloody fight in the water. Most historic water polo match at the Melbourne Olympics in 1956 between the state fraction Hungary vs USSR. The match lasted brutal as the impact of the Hungarian revolution of war with the Soviet Union. Ultimately pertandiangan Hungary won 4-0 and successfully defend the gold medal.

Ervin Zádor - Bloody fight in the water. Most historic water polo match at the…

James Brendan Connolly, (1868-1957), athlete and writer, was the first athlete to win a medal Long jumper James Connolly succeeded in becoming king in 1896 Athens Olympics Greece. Whereas before, it was doomed to fail to participate because not received permission from the campus of Harvard where he lectures. Later, he was granted a doctorate from Harvard, but James refused.

James Brendan Bennet "Jamie" Connolly (Irish: Séamas Breandán Ó Conghaile, October 1868 – January was an American athlete and author. In he was the first modern Olympic champion.[citation needed]

he strong Australian quarantine laws mean that the equestrian events at the Melbourne Olympics in 1956 should be held in Stockholm, Sweden, nearly 10 thousand miles (16093.44 km) away.

he strong Australian quarantine laws mean that the equestrian events at the Melbourne Olympics in 1956 should be held in Stockholm, Sweden, nearly 10 thousand miles km) away.

Olympics   1924 Paris France   At the Paris Olympics in 1924, there is a puzzling result of fencing. The calculation is different from Italian judges and the Jury Hungary.

Olympics 1924 Paris France At the Paris Olympics in there is a puzzling result of fencing. The calculation is different from Italian judges and the Jury Hungary.

In 1904, at the Olympic St. Louis, an American marathon runner Fred Lorz got a gold medal for the first time. However, upon investigation Fred only able to run as far as 14 kilometers. 17 kilometers further until the finish, he was cheated by the 'ride' car manager. The incident he was disqualified, and the runner Thomas Hicks entitled to a gold medal.

In 1904, at the Olympic St. Louis, an American marathon runner Fred Lorz got a gold medal for the first time. However, upon investigation Fred only able to run as far as 14 kilometers. 17 kilometers further until the finish, he was cheated by the 'ride' car manager. The incident he was disqualified, and the runner Thomas Hicks entitled to a gold medal.

Host the summer Olympics in 1908 should be held in Rome. However, natural disasters volcanoes (Mount Vesuvius) in 1906, then the host moved in London.

Host the summer Olympics in 1908 should be held in Rome. However, natural disasters volcanoes (Mount Vesuvius) in then the host moved in London.

The Coca Cola company has been the longest continuous sponsor of the Olympic Games, with their relationship starting in 1928 and - currently - extending to include the 2020 Games.

Exclusive: Non-Olympic partners winning "ambush marketing" race to Sochi says report

he last time the gold medal is made of pure gold at the Olympics in 1912 in Stockholm, Sweden. After that, the gold medal was made with a mixture of silver.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE A close-up of the Olympic gold medal during the Launch of Medals and Victory Ceremonies for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games at the Future Arena in Olympic Park on June 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Olympic motto of "Citius, Altius, Fortius" is seen tattooed on the right arm of Sweden's second Lind... - The Olympic motto Citius, Altius and Fortius which means faster, higher, and stronger turns first introduced at the opening ceremony of a school sports event in 1881. Chairman of the International Olympic Committee Pierre de Courbertin, the initiative sparked motto Citius, Altius, and Fortius as the main motto of the Olympic Games.

Olympic motto of "Citius, Altius, Fortius" is seen tattooed on the right arm of Sweden's second Lind.

Athletes shoot branches Oscar Swahn of Sweden, posted a record as the oldest shooters who participated in the Olympics Antwerp, Belgium, 1920. At the age of 72 years, 281 days. Nevertheless, he was able to demonstrate the ability to win silver.

​The Olympics are full of amazing moments. We countdown the best Olympic moments in history.

General view of the Olympic Flag - Kebiasaan tradisional upacara pembukaan olimpiade dengan menggunakan burung merpati mulai ditinggalkan. Terakhir kali, atraksi burung merpati dipertunjukkan pada pembukaan olimpiade Seoul 1988.

General view of the Olympic Flag - Kebiasaan tradisional upacara pembukaan olimpiade dengan menggunakan burung merpati mulai ditinggalkan.

KOR Byun Jong Il, 1988 Summer Olympics - South Korean boxing athlete Byun Jong-Il embarrass the nation in the 1988 Olympic games in Seoul. When competing in the lightweight bantamweight boxer against Bulgaria, Jong-Il did unsportsmanlike conduct by butting an opponent with his head. He was disqualified and received jeers from the entire audience. After the game he was sorry, thoughtful and sat alone in the ring.

KOR Byun Jong Il, 1988 Summer Olympics - South Korean boxing athlete Byun Jong-Il embarrass the nation in the 1988 Olympic games in Seoul. When competing in the lightweight bantamweight boxer against Bulgaria, Jong-Il did unsportsmanlike conduct by butting an opponent with his head. He was disqualified and received jeers from the entire audience. After the game he was sorry, thoughtful and sat alone in the ring.

The issue of gender equality coloring Mexico City Olympics in 1968, particularly felt in riding branches. Anne equestrian athletes from the UK being the only athlete who managed to beat the athlete riding a horse man.

The issue of gender equality coloring Mexico City Olympics in particularly felt in riding branches. Anne equestrian athletes from the UK being the only athlete who managed to beat the athlete riding a horse man.

English runner Ann Packer decided not to participate in athletics women's 800m at the Olympics Tokyo, 1964. It is a form of disappointment for the women's 400 meters, he only managed to get a silver medal. But because it was persuaded by her lover Robert Brightwell, Ann finally participate in the rarely run 800 meters, and won the gold.

English runner Ann Packer decided not to participate in athletics women's 800m at the Olympics Tokyo, 1964. It is a form of disappointment for the women's 400 meters, he only managed to get a silver medal. But because it was persuaded by her lover Robert Brightwell, Ann finally participate in the rarely run 800 meters, and won the gold.

Shizo Kanakuri   Shizo Kanakuri Japanese marathon athletes were missing at the Olympic Stockholm, Sweden, 1912. The incident was started from the moment marathons, Kanakuri fainted in the middle of the road. Then he was treated by the locals, and the committee did not know about the incident. For Kanakuri the incident is a shameful thing, and when to return to Japan he did not tell it to the Japanese Olympic committee. Swedish Olympics Committee also learned that Kanakuri still alive in the…

Shizo Kanakuri Shizo Kanakuri Japanese marathon athletes were missing at the Olympic Stockholm, Sweden, 1912. The incident was started from the moment marathons, Kanakuri fainted in the middle of the road. Then he was treated by the locals, and the committee did not know about the incident. For Kanakuri the incident is a shameful thing, and when to return to Japan he did not tell it to the Japanese Olympic committee. Swedish Olympics Committee also learned that Kanakuri still alive in the…

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