Hartford Circus Fire

  • 2000
  • TV Show
  • None

The impact of the 1944 fire which killed 168 in the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey big top are examined through survivors' accounts and the investigation to discover the identity of an unidentified body. Included: comments from retired Hartford fire investigator Rick Davey and author Stewart O'Nan (“The Circus Fire: A True Story”).

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  • Premiered: August 31, 2000
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: The impact of the 1944 fire which killed 168 in the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey big top are examined through survivors' accounts and the investigation to discover the identity of an unidentified body. Included: comments from retired Hartford fire in…

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