Victor Jara Funeral
Members of Victor Jara`s family, Joan Turner Jara in the back carry jara`s coffin.
After 36 years, Chile's most popular folk singer, Victor Jara was mourned and buried. About 10.000 people attended to his vigil and funeral. Victor Jara was assassinated on September 15 1973 by Pinochet`s military officials of at least 43 gunshots and massive beatings. His 1973 funeral had to be made in private because of military restrictions.