The Olympics specific events from 1896 to 2010 are based on the top medal winners. In the 1st Olympiad at Athens 1896, the first place winners were awarded a Silver medal, a crown of olive branches and a diploma. Those in second place were given a bronze medal, a crown of laurel and a diploma. And it was only from the 3rd Olympiad at St. Louis 1904 in which; Gold, Silver and bronze medals were awarded for the first, second and third place. The medal tally here is divided into Summer Olympics.
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