On July 23, millions of people around the world will tune in to see the 2020 Olympic Games opening ceremony, which kick off the delayed Tokyo games. From gymnastics and track and field to fencing and more, it’s a wonder to watch these world-class athletes in action.
With a history that dates back to 776 BC at Olympia in Southern Greece, the Olympic Games that we know began in 1896 in Athens with 280 athletes, representing 13 countries.
Much has changed since 1896. Take a look at how Olympic styles have evolved through the decades!