July 09

This Day in History

1993

Romanov remains identified

British forensic scientists announce that they have positively identified the remains of Russia's last czar, Nicholas II; his wife, Czarina Alexandra; and three of their daughters. The scientists used … (more...)

1979

Nazi Hunters Targeted in Car Bomb

On this day in 1979, a car bomb destroyed a Renault motorcar owned by famed "Nazi hunters" Serge and Beate Klarsfeld at their home in France. A note purportedly from ODESSA, an organisation believed … (more...)