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Khodynka Tragedy


Coronation of Tsar Nicholas II, 14th May 1896, Russia. Film 11138


The Family of Tsar Nicholas II: From the Khodynka Tragedy to Execution. Archive Footage


Russian Czar's remains exhumed

The Khodynka Tragedy was a human stampede that occurred on 30 May [O.S. 18 May] 1896, on Khodynka Field in Moscow, Russia during the festivities following the coronation of the last Emperor of Russia, Nicholas II, which resulted in the deaths of 1,389 people.
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