Basmanny market roof collapse

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Basmanny market roof collapse
Date 23 February 2006 (2006-02-23)
Location Moscow, Russia
Deaths 66

The Basmanny market's roof collapsed on February 23, 2006 in Moscow. 66 citizens of Azerbaijan, Russia, Georgia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan were killed. The architect of the market was Nodar Kancheli.[1]


  1. ^ "66 killed in market roof collapsed". Ria Novosti. 2006-02-26. Retrieved 2012-12-03. 

Coordinates: 55°46′10″N 37°40′49″E / 55.76944°N 37.68028°E / 55.76944; 37.68028