Answers to Questions Kids Ask! - Where "Why?" Turns to "Wow!"
The colors of the five interlocking rings represent the five participating continents: Australia, Africa, America, Asia, and Europe. The colors are always arranged with blue, black, and red across the top from left to right, and yellow and green along the bottom. Some suggest that each color stands for a particular continent, but this has not been confirmed. The rings first appeared on the Olympic flag in 1913, designed by Baron Pierre de Coubertin, the founder of the modern Olympics.
Share this Question with Your Friends!
Share This Site
Word of the Daykith:
kith: acquaintances, friends, neighbors, or the like.
Born on this dayAugust 28, 2016
1828 - Count Leo Tolstoy
1899 - Charles Boyer
1930 - Windsor Davis
1944 - David Soul
1947 - Emlyn Hughes
1949 - Hugh Cornwall
1965 - Shania Twain
1982 - Leann Rimes