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20/05/1900 The II Olympic games open in Paris

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The 1900 Paris Olympic Games had the most bizarre events imaginable

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Rare Footage Of The 1900 And 1904 Olympic Games

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1900, Paris, The Fastest Men On Earth

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The 1900 Summer Olympics, today officially known as the Games of the II Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event that took place in Paris, France, in 1900. No opening or closing ceremonies were held; competitions began in May and ended inOctober. The Games were held as part of the 1900 World's Fair.
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    • Essentials 

    • Organization 

    • Highlights 

    • Sports 

    • Sport-by-sport overview 

    • Archery 

    • Athletics 

    • The sprints 

    • Middle and long distance races 

    • The Marathon 

    • Field events 

    • Basque pelota 

    • Cricket 

    • Croquet 

    • Equestrian 

    • Football 

    • Gymnastics 

    • Rugby union 

    • Sailing 

    • Shooting 

    • Swimming 

    • Tennis 

    • Tug of war 

    • Olympic status of sports and events 

    • Number of athletes by National Olympic Committees 

    • Medal count