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What Happened on April 28, 1986

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Historic DiscoveryPripyat: Nuclear Wasteland

Soviet TV news program Vremya announces a nuclear accident at Chernobyl nuclear power station, 2 days after the event
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'I Love You Pripyat, Forgive Me!' scrawled on the walls of a Pripyat clinic during its hasty evacuation after the Chernobyl disaster
'I Love You Pripyat, Forgive Me!' scrawled on the walls of a Pripyat clinic during its hasty evacuation after the Chernobyl disaster

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