Northern Kentucky Supper Club Fire Anniversary

Memorial Day weekend marks the 30th anniversary of the Beverly Hills Supper Club Fire in Northern Kentucky.

in 1977, 165 people lost their lives at the Beverly Hills Supper Club in Southgate, Kentucky.

Another 200 people were injured.

In all, 33 fire departments responded to the blaze.

To this day the lot remains vacant, but survivors are pushing for a memorial to remember the victims.

The fire was blamed on faulty aluminum electrical wiring.

After the fire the state adopted new reforms and construction codes for buildings.


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