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King Shaka – The stone of death in KwaDukuza

In the middle of town is the King Shaka Visitor Center which houses one important item related to Shaka. The first is the rock that he was

Operation Vengeance – The end of Admiral Yamamoto in Bougainville Island

On April 14, 1943, the United States naval intelligence effort, decrypted a message containing specifics of Yamamoto’s tour, including arrival and departure times and locations, as well

Benazir Bhutto – The daughter of Pakistan’s assassinated in Rawalpindi

Martin Luther King Jr. – The assassination of the activist leader in Memphis

On March 29, 1968, King went to Memphis, Tennessee, in support of the black sanitary public works employees. On April 3, King addressed a rally and delivered

Gräf & Stift Phaeton – The Franz Ferdinand’s fateful limousine is being exhibited in Vienna

The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria, heir presumptive to the Austro-Hungarian throne, and Franz Ferdinand’s wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, occurred on 28 June 1914

Abraham Lincoln – The Assassination of the American president in Washington D.C.

The 16th President of the United States, was assassinated by well-known stage actor John Wilkes Booth on April 14, 1865, while attending the play Our American Cousin

Tom Mboya – The “Man Kenya” murdered in Nairobi

Olof Palme – The assassination of the Prime Minister of Sweden in Stockholm

Close to midnight on 28 February 1986, he was walking home from a cinema with his wife Lisbet Palme in the central Stockholm street Sveavägen when he

Ferdinand Magellan – The end of the Portuguese explorer in Mactan Island

On 16 March 1521, Magellan sighted the islands of Philippines becoming the first European to reach the archipelago. Magellan landed on the island of Homonhon and befriended

Julius Caesar – The assassination of the Roman commander in Rome

The murder of the Roman general and statesman, was a conspiracy of several Roman senators, notably led by Marcus Junius Brutus, Cassius Longinus, and Decimus Brutus, at

Indira Gandhi – The site of the Indian politician assassination in New Delhi

On 31 October 1984, two of Gandhi’s bodyguards, Satwant Singh and Beant Singh, shot her with their service weapons in the garden of the Prime Minister’s residence

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