The Olympic Torchbearers Who Lit Up the Games Throughout the Years

The Olympic Torchbearers Who Lit Up the Games Throughout the Years
It's an honor that's been given to a 12-year-old schoolgirl and a Crown Prince alike.  Since the tradition began 85 years ago, torchbearers from around the world have helped carry a symbolic flame from Olympia, Greece, to the international city hosting the Olympic games, making for the ultimate worldwide relay.  Celebrities including Harry Potter's Rupert Grint and Star Trek's Patrick Stewart have escorted the light on one part of its journey. But one final torchbearer sets the Olympic cauldron ablaze, which fires up the Opening Ceremony and pays homage to the origin of the global event.  The tradition began...
See full article at E! Online »

Similar News


Recently Viewed