The International Olympic Committee (IOC) authorized to have a look at Olympic Day in January 1948
24 June 2021 Current Affairs:♦ The International Olympic Day is designated on June 23 each and every year. The day is celebrated to motivate greater human beings to participate in the Olympic Games and unfold recognition about the event and promote the Olympic Movement.
♦ Based on the three pillars (move, learn and discover), the National Olympic Committees are deploying sports, cultural and educational things to do to inspire participation regardless of age, gender, social background, or carrying ability.
♦ Theme 2021: Stay healthy, remain strong, continue to be active with the #OlympicDay exercise on 23 June.
♦ History of the day: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) authorized to have a look at Olympic Day in January 1948 to commemorate the advent of the International Olympic Committee on 23 June 1894. The introduction of the contemporary Olympic Games is stimulated by using the historic Olympic Games held in Olympia, Greece, from the 8th century BC to the 4th century AD. The first Olympic Day was observed in 1948.