Live at the DMA: Pierre de Coubertin and the Modern Olympics


Tracy and Holly at the Dallas Museum of Art. Inset: Pierre de Coubertin Gregory Castillo, Dallas Museum of Art; inset: Schirner/ullstein bild via Getty Images
Tracy and Holly at the Dallas Museum of Art. Inset: Pierre de Coubertin Gregory Castillo, Dallas Museum of Art; inset: Schirner/ullstein bild via Getty Images

Coubertin had a vision to unite the world through sport, and he eventually managed to launch the modern Olympic Games. But those first few times out, things weren't always smooth.

Topics in this Podcast: 19th century, 20th century, France, live shows, French history, sports history