Historical Events on May 18, 1896

About May 18, 1896

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 4 months and 29 days

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Khodynka Tragedy: A mass panic on Khodynka Field, Moscow, during the festivities of the coronation of Russian Tsar Nicholas II, results in the deaths of 1,389 people

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