February 24th, 1975. Kathmandu. Nepal. The Coronation of King Birendra and Queen Aishwarya of Nepal, on the chosen day. At 8:37 a.m., the precise moment selected by court astrologers more than a year before, the royal priest placed the huge jewel-encrusted crown on the King's head and a diamond tiara atop Queen Aishwarya's. They were both massacred by their son Dipendra  on 1 June 2001. Many Nepalese tribes participated to the Royal coronation parade.
February 24th, 1975. Kathmandu. Nepal. The Coronation of King Birendra and Queen Aishwarya of Nepal, on the chosen day. At 8:37 a.m., the precise moment selected by court astrologers more than a year before, the royal priest placed the huge jewel-encrusted crown on the King's head and a diamond tiara atop Queen Aishwarya's. They were both massacred by their son Dipendra on 1 June 2001. Many Nepalese tribes participated to the Royal coronation parade.
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