Darius I of Persia kills Magian usurper Gaumâta, securing his hold as king of the Persian Empire.
In fear of assassination, Li Shimin ambushes and kills his rival brothers Li Yuanji and Li Jiancheng in the Incident at Xuanwu Gate. On September 4, Shimin's father abdicates in his favour and Shimin becomes Emperor Taizong of Tang, Emperor of China.
Battle of Maserfield - Penda of Mercia defeats and kills Oswald of Bernicia.
Isaac II Angelus kills Stephanus Hagiochristophorites and then appeals to the people, resulting in the revolt that deposes Andronicus I Comnenus and places Isaac on the throne of the Byzantine Empire.
Crusader King Richard I kills 3,000 muslim prisoners in Akko
Earthquake in Gulf of Chili China, reportedly kills 100,000
Niels Ebbesen kills Gerhard III of Holstein in his bedroom, ending the 1332-1340 interregnum in Denmark.
Shaanxi Earthquake - deadliest ever recorded kills 830,000 in Shensi Province, China
Tsar Ivan the Terrible kills 1000-2000 residents of Novgorod
King Naresuan of Siam kills Crown Prince Minchit Sra of Burma in single combat, for which this date is now observed marked as Royal Thai Armed Forces day.
Samuel de Champlain shoots and kills two Iroquois chiefs at Ticonderoga, New York setting the stage for French-Iroquois conflicts for the next 150 years
Mount Vesuvious, Italy erupts, destroys 6 villages & kills 4,000
Irish captain Walter Devereaux kills duke Wallenstein
1st battle of Pequot at Mystic, Connnecticut kills 500 indians
Heavy earthquake strikes Santiago Chile; kills 1/3 of population
Massacre of Drogheda, Ireland - Oliver Cromwell kills 3,000 royalists
The first confirmed tornado in America kills a servant at Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Earthquake in Porte Royale, Jamaica, kills 3,000
Sudden extreme cold kills 1000s of Europeans
Avalanche destroys every building in Leukerbad, Switz; kills 53
The Ship "Le Grand St Antoine" reaches Marseille, bringing Europe's last major plague outbreak. Kills around 100,000
A barn fire during a puppet show in the village of Burwell in Cambridgeshire, England kills 78 people, many of whom are children.
Earthquake kills 300,000 and destroys half of Calcutta India
Lisbon earthquake kills more than 50,000
Earthquake in Safed Palestine kills hundred
Explosive eruption blows 4,000' off Papandayan Java, kills 3,000
Great Hurricane of 1780 kills 20,000 to 30,000 in Caribbean
Gnadenhutten Massacre - Ohio militia kills 90 indians
Worst quake in 8 years kills some 50,000 (Calabria, Italy)
Earthquake in Quito, Ecuador kills 41,000
Andrew Jackson kills Charles Dickinson in a duel after Dickinson had accused Jackson's wife of bigamy.
A side of Rossberg Peak collapses into Goldau Valley Switz, kills 500
A theater fire in Richmond, Virginia kills the Governor of Virginia George William Smith and the president of the First National Bank of Virginia Abraham B. Venable.
French frigate "Medusa" runs aground off Cap Blanc. Gross incompetence kills 150 in calm seas
Fire at Cairo ammunitions dump kills 4,000 horses
Series of fires kills 10 in Edinburgh, Scotland
Danzig (Gdansk) dike break flood kills 1,200
Ras Marye of Yejju marches into Tigray and defeats and kills Dejazmach Sabagadis in the Battle of Debre Abbay.
Nat Turner slave revolt kills 55 (Southampton County, Virginia)
Asian cholera reaches Quebec, brought by Irish immigrants, and kills about 6,000 people in Lower Canada.
"Lady-of-the-Lake" strikes iceberg & sinks in N Atlantic; kills 215
Rioters in Safed Palestine kills many Jews
Worst English avalanche kills 8 of 15 buried (Lewes Sussex)
Earthquake in southern Syria kills thousands
Tornado strikes Natchez, Miss, kills 317
Great Lakes steamer "Erie" sinks off Silver Creek NY, kills 300
Fire kills 1,600 in popular theater in Canton, China
Fire in NYC destroys 1,000 homes & kills many
Steamer "Phoenix" is lost on Lake Michigan, kills 200
1st major US rail disaster kills 46 (Norwalk, Connecticut)
The Great Train Wreck of 1856 between Camp Hill and Fort Washington, Pennsylvania kills over 60 people.
Japanese battle cruiser shoots at Dutch warship Medusa, kills 4
The Great Sheffield Flood: the largest man-made disaster ever to befall England kills over 250 people in Sheffield.
Sand Creek Massacre, Colorado militia kills about 150 peaceful Cheyenne and Arapaho Indians including Cheyenne chief One-Eye
In the market square of Springfield, Missouri, Wild Bill Hickok shoots and kills Davis Tutt in what is regarded as the first true western showdown.
Steamship London sinks in storm off Land's End, England and kills 220
Cholera epidemic kills hundreds in London
Jesse James gang robs bank in Gallatin Missouri, kills 1
Mine fire kills 179 at Avondale, Pennsylvania
Hurricane kills 300 in Labrador
Great Fire kills 200, destroys over 4 square miles (10 square km) of Chicago buildings, & original Emancipation Proclamation
Quake in Venezuela & Colombia kills 16,000
Garonne Flood: great damage in Verdun & Toulouse, kills about 1,000
Tsunamis after earthquake floods NE coast of Japan, kills 28,000
Fire at Brooklyn Theater kills 295, trampled or burned to death
Military shoots on stopped railroad workers in Balt, kills 9
Hurricane strikes Curacao & Bonaire kills 200
The Blantyre mining disaster in Scotland kills 207 miners. Those widows and orphans who were unable to support themselves were evicted by the mine owners and likely sent to the Poor House.
Doc Holliday kills for the first time after a man shoots up his New Mexico saloon.
Compressed air accident kills 20 workers on Hudson River tunnel, NY
Vienna's Ring Theater destroyed by fire, kills between 640-850
Anti-colonization mass society of Alexandria Egypt kills 50 Europeans
Tornado kills 130 in Iowa
Fire at uninsured Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee, Wisconsin kills 71. General Tom Thumb of P T Barnum fame, escapes unhurt
Fire in Circus Ferroni in Berditschoft, Poland, kills 430
Fire at un-insured New Hall Hotel in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, kills 71
Stampede caused by a rumor that the Brooklyn Bridge was going to collapse kills 12
The Victoria Hall theatre panic in Sunderland, England kills 183 children
Krakatoa, west of Java, explodes with a force of 1,300 megatons and kills approximately 40,000 people
Roof collapse kills 30 at murder trial in France
Haymarket riot in Chicago; bomb kills 7 policemen
Hurricane & sea surge kills 250 at Indianola Texas
Gele River (Huang Ho) in China floods, kills about 1.5 million
Hail stones kills about 250 in Moradabad district of Delhi
Lord Walsingham kills 1,070 grouse in a single day
Turkish frigate "Ertogrul" burns off of Japan, kills 540
Mine explosion kills 109 at Mount Pleasant Pennsylvania
Hail kills 6 horses in Rapid City, SD
Quake strikes Mino-Owari, Japan kills 7,300
Mine explosion kills 100 in Krebs, Oklahoma; blacks trying to help rescue white survivors, driven away with guns
Heavy rain wash "quick clay" into a deep valley, kills 111 (Norway)
The small town of Pomeroy, Iowa, is nearly destroyed by a tornado that kills 71 people and injures 200.
3rd worst hurricane in US history kills 1,800 (Mississippi)
Ohio national guard kills 3 lynchers while rescuing a black man
Tornado kills 78 in Texas
Fire in Paris bazaar at Rue Jean Goujon kills 200
Lattimer Massacre - a sheriff's posse kills twenty unarmed immigrant miners in Pennsylvania, United States.
New Richmond Tornado: the eighth deadliest tornado in U.S. history kills 117 peoples and injures around 200.
Soufriere volcano on St Vincent kills 2-5,000
Mt Pelee erupts, wipes out St Pierre, Martinique, kills 30,000
In Australia, the whole nation observes a 'day of humiliation' and prays for rain, as a terrible drought kills livestock and threatens crops; rain begins to appear on 10 September
Limestone slides at Turtle Mountain kills 9 (Frank, Alberta)
In Belgrade, Yugoslavia, a military coup d'etat- led by the Queen's brother-in-law and other offices - kills King Alexander I of Serbia, Queen Draga, and many officers
Train derailed on bridge in Eden Colo during a flash flood, kills 96
Earthquake in Kangra India, kills 20,000
Mistaking her husband for a burglar, Ty Cobb's mother kills him
A landslide in Haverstraw, New York, caused by the excavation of clay along the Hudson River, kills 20 people.
Coal dust explosion kills 1,060 at Courrieres France
San Francisco earthquake & fire kills nearly 4,000 & destroy 75% of city
-17] 8.6 earthquake destroys Valparaiso Chile, fire kills 20,000
A typhoon with tsunami kills an estimated 10,000 people in Hong Kong.
Race riot in Atlanta Georgia, kills 21
An earthquake in Kingston, Jamaica kills more than 1,000.
A derailment outside Lompoc, California, kills 32 Shriners when their chartered train jumps off the tracks at a switch near Surf Depot.
A train wreck on the Pere Marquette Railroad near Salem, Michigan kills thirty and injures seventy more.
Dynamite explodes on locomotive kills engineer Jesus Garcia in Mexico
Coal mine explosions in Monongah, WV, kills 361
Explosion at Yolande Alabama, coal mine kills 91
Matador Juan Belmonte (18) kills his 1st bull
Explosion at LA Times kills 21
-26] Flood in Ohio, kills 400
Coal mine explosion kills 263 at Dawson New Mexico
Explosion at Dawson NM coal mine kills 263 mine workers
Earthquake in Avezzano Italy kills 29,800
British transport Royal Edward sank by German U boat kills 1000
Hurricane kills 275 in Galveston, Texas with $50 million damage
French cruiser "Admiral Charner" torpedoed off Syrian coast, kills 374
French artillery kills entire French 72nd division at Samogneux Verdun
Avalanche kills 10,000 Austrian & Italian troops in 24 hrs in Tyrol
Tornadoes kills 211 over 4 days in Midwest US
Munition factory explosion at Eddystone PA, kills 133 workers
French munition ship "Mont Blanc" explodes in Halifax, kills 1,700
Electrical fire kills 38 mental patients at Oklahoma State Hospital
TNT explosion in chemical factory in Oakdale, Pennsylvania, kills 200
Circus train rammed by troop train kills 68 (Ivanhoe Illinois)
Lightning kills 504 sheep in Utah's Wasatch National Park
Train accident at Weesp Neth, kills 42
American soldier Sgt Alvin York single-handedly kills 25, captures 132 Germans
Cloquet fire kills 453 and injures or displaces 52,000 people
Spanish flu-virus kills 21,000 in US in 1 week
Petlyura's Ukrainian Army kills 35 members of a Jewish defense group
Bomb explosion in Wall Street, kills 30
A sudden cloudburst kills 120 near Pikes Peak, Colorado
Coal mine explosion at Dawson, New Mexico kills 120
7.9 earthquake strikes Tokyo & Yokohama, kills 142,000
Coal mine explosion kills 171 at Castle Gate Utah
(8) 60-MPH tornadoes speed Mo, In, Il, Ky, & Tn kills 689
Forest fire burns 900 acres & kills 2 (San Luis Obispo California)
Lake Denmark, NJ arsenal explodes, kills 21, $75m damage
The South Africa author and journalist, Herman Charles Bosman, shoots and kills his stepbrother David Russell during a quarrel
-22] Hurricane in Florida & Alabama, kills 372
Hurricane hits Miami, kills 250
Hurricane in Cuba, kills 600
US rum smuggler Horace Alderman kills 3
Tropical storm flooding kills 84 in Winooski River Valley (Vt)
US sub 'S-4' sinks after collision kills all 34 aboard
-17] Hurricane in Florida, kills 6,000
British steamer "Vestris" capsizes & sinks off Virginia, kills 110
Fire in X-ray film stock kills 125 at Crile Clinic (Cleveland, Ohio)
Fire at Ohio State Penitentiary kills 322
Hurricane kills 2,000, injures 4,000 (Dominican Republic)
The Hawke's Bay earthquake, New Zealand's worst natural disaster, kills 258
Gas explosion Fire in Fushun-coal mine, Manchuria kills 3,000
Earthquake devastate Managua Nicaragua, kills 2,000
A fire at a home for the elderly in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania kills 48 people.
El Salvador army kills 4,000 protesting farmers
Riots at Ford-factory Dearborn Michigan, kills 4
Hurricane storm wave sweeps over Santa Cruz del Sur Cuba kills 2,500
7.6 magnitude earthquake ravages Qansu, China, kills 275
Clyde Barrow kills Tarrant County Deputy Sheriff Malcolm Davis after walking into a trap set for another criminal
Paris express train derails & kills 160, injures 300 (France)
Fire destroys Hakodate Japan (kills 1,500, injures 1,000)
Clyde Barrow kills two young highway patrolmen, H. D. Murphy and Edward Bryant Wheeler, at the intersection of Route 114 and Dove Road near Grapevine, Texas. Bonnie Parker's role in the murders was greatly exaggerated, but helped turn public perception against the gang for good
Typhoon strikes Honshu Island Japan, kills 4,000
Quake kills 50,000 in Quetta Pakistan
Floods at Yangtzee Jiang & Hoangh, kills 200,000
Tornado, kills 203 & injuring 1,800 in Gainesville Georgia
Jahangir Khan kills a sparrow while cricket bowling, Cambridge University v MCC
Miami-to-Tampa bus overturned in a canal, kills 13
Forest fire kills 14 & injures 50 in Cody Wyoming
Hurricane (183 MPH winds) in New England kills 700
Venlo-incident: German Abwehr kills 2 English agents
Oil refinery fire kills 500 & destroys Lagunillas, Venezuela
Dance hall fires kills 198 (Natchez Miss)
Blizzard in ND kills 151
Ammunition plant at Fort Smederovo in Belgrade explodes; kills 1,500
German Einsatzkommando in Russia kills 1,469 Jewish children
Clothing factory fire in Huddersfield, England kills 49
Einsatz Gruppe kills 15,000 Jews of Rovno Ukraine
Explosion of 20 tons of gelignite in a stone quarry at Easton, Pa, kills 21
Japan kills about 400 Filipino officers in Bataan
Coal mine explosion kills 1,549 at Honkeiko Manchuria
Elwood Ordnance Plant near Joliet Illinois kills 54
Tornado kills 35 in Oklahoma City
3' of rain falls on Pennsylvania, flooding kills 15
German SS kills 25,000 Jews in Minsk, Belorussia
Cyclone in Bay of Bengal kills some 40,000 south of Calcutta India
A fire in a hostel in St. John's, Newfoundland, kills 100 people.
US errantly bombs Rotterdam, kills 326
Detroit race riot kills 35
World War II: Operation Gomorrah: The British bomb Hamburg causing a firestorm that kills 42,000 German civilians.
"Congressional Limited" train derails near Frankfort Pa, kills 79
Fire in decrepit old Gulf Hotel kills 45 (Houston, Texas)
"Tamiami Champion" (New York to Florida) trains collide, kills 73 & injures 200
Allied Bucharest bombings targeting railroads kills 5,000
2 ammunition ships explodes at Port Chicago, California kills 322
USAAF kills 136 and wounds 621 GI's at St-Lo
-16] Hurricane, kills 389 in NC
Japanese kamikaze crashes into US cruiser Nashville, kills 138
US Army Air Force firebombs Tokyo, and the resulting firestorm kills more than 100,000 people, mostly civilians.
Liberty ship at Bari Italy carrying aerial bombs explodes, kills 360
Riverboat sinks off Hong Kong; kills 1,550
During snow storm, school bus crashes, kills 15 (Washington)
Filibuster in US Senate kills FEPC bill
Train derailment kills 185 near Aracaju Brazil
Fire at LaSalle Hotel cocktail lounge kills 61 (Chicago, Ill)
Dutch Dakota flight to Schiphol crashes, kills 11
French Navy fire in Haiphong Vietnam, kills 6,000
Fire at Winecoff Hotel in Atlanta, kills 119
Earthquake in South Japan, kills 1,086
Small river steamer sank on Yangtze River, kills 400
SS Himera runs aground at Athens, kills 392
Massive explosion & fire kills 522 in Texas City, Tx
French ship explodes in Texas City harbor, kills about 522
Mississippi Valley flooding kills 16 & causes $850M in damage
Eastern DC-4 crashes between Ft Deposit & Perryville Md, kills 53
The 1948 Ashgabat earthquake kills 100,000 in the Turkmen Soviet Socialist Republic.
60 year old St Anthony's Hospital burns, kills 77 (Effingham Ill)
Lightning strikes a baseball field in Fla, kills SS & 3rd baseman
Fire in riverfront area kills 1,700 (Chungking China)
Howard Unruh kills 13 neighbors in 12 minutes in Camden, New Jersey
Uranium mine explosions in East Germany kills 3,700
Mental health wing of Mercy Hospital burns, kills 41 (Davenport Ia)
8.6 earthquake in India kills 20,000 to 30,000
Heavy typhoon strikes Japan, kills about 250
"Cloud of Death" rolls down Mount Lamington, New Guinea kills 3-5,000
Superheated gasses roll down Mount Catarman (Philippines), kills 500
Snowstorm in Sierra Nevada kills 26
US minesweeper Hobson rams aircraft carrier Wasp, kills 176
Soviet fighters shoot Swedish Dakota down over East Sea, kills 8
Harrow and Wealdstone rail crash kills 112 people.
Gas explosion in Belgium coal mine kills 14
Flooding in Netherlands kills 1,835
Tornado kills 114 in Waco Texas ($39M damage)
Wellington-Auckland (NZ) express train swept away in flood kills 166
Avalanche of lava kills 150 (Ruapehu volcano, New Zealand)
Austria's worst avalanche-kills 200; 9hrs later 2nd one-kills 115
Hurricane Carol kills 68 on the US East Coast
Hurricane Carol strikes Long Island and New England, kills 68
12 second shock kills 1,460 in Orleansville Algeria
Israeli act of revenge in Qibiya Jordan, kills 53
Israeli assault on Gaza, kills 48
Fire in cinema in Sclessin, Belgium, kills 39
Le Mans race car accident kills 83 spectators (race continues)
Mercedes racing car kills 77 at Le Mans France
-19] Hurricane Diane, kills 400 in US
Hurricane Diane kills 200 & 1st billion $ damage storm (N.E. US)
Hurricane Hilda, kills 200 in Mexico
-28] Hurricane Janet, kills 500 in Caribbean
-13] Hurricane Hazel, kills 68 in Haiti
Time bomb aboard United DC-6 kills 44 above Longmont, Colorado
Violent clashes in Algeria, kills at least 380
Battle at Oran, Algeria, kills 300
A fire on board the aircraft carrier USS Bennington in Narragansett Bay, off Rhode Island, kills 103 crew
Collapse of a rail bridge under a train kills 120 (India)
A concrete girder weighing 200 tons kills 48 in Karachi, Pakistan.
Fire in Warreton, Mo kills 72
A fire at a home for the elderly in Warrenton, Missouri kills 72 people.
Hurricane Audrey, kills 526 in Louisiana & Texas
US murderer and bodysnatcher Ed Gein kills his last victim
Assassination attempt on Indonesian president Sukarno, kills 8
Bogota warehouse fire kills 82
"The Day the Music Died" plane crash kills musicians Buddy Holly, Richie Valens, J. P. Richardson and pilot near Clear Lake Iowa.
Tornado in St Louis kills 19 & injures 265
A fire in a resort hotel in Stalheim, Norway kills 34 people.
Typhoon kills 2,000 in Japan & Korea
Rare Pacific hurricane kills 2,000 in Western Mexico
Snow falling in Lowarai Pass West Pakistan kills 48
Chinese army kills 12 Indian soldiers
Earthquake kills 1/3 of Agadir Morocco population (12,000) in 15 sec
South Africa police kills 11 Pondo's at Nqusa Hill
Fire raging through a Guatemala City, Guatemala insane asylum kills 225, severly injuring 300
-12] Hurricane Donna, kills 148 in Caribbean & US
Disaster on USSR (Baikonoer) launch pad, kills missile expert Nedelin & team (165 die-unconfirmed); USSR claims killed in plane crash
Chartered C46 carrying Cal State's football team crashes, kills 16
Fire in movie theater kills 152 children (Amude, Spain)
TWA 266 & United 826 collide over Staten Island, kills 134
Mine cave-in in Japan, kills 72
Landslide in USSR, kills 145
British liner "Dara" explodes in Persian Gulf, kills 236
Dutch Lockheed Electricity "Sirius" accident at Cairo, kills 20
Portuguese ship explodes near Mozambique, kills 300
Hurricane Hattie, kills 400 in British Honduras
Gas explosion in Luisanthal coal mine Voelklingen Germany kills 298
Storm in Hamburg kills 265
US Super-Constellation disappears above Pacific Ocean, kills 167
Air France Boeing 707 crashes on takeoff from Paris, kills 130
Battles to decide Algeria-Morocco boundary kills 130
Eruptions of Mount Agung Bali, kills 1,900 Balinese
Ciaculli massacre: A car bomb, intended for Mafia boss Salvatore Greco, kills seven police and military officers near Palermo.
Skopje, Yugoslavia, destroyed by earthquake, kills 1,000+
Church bombed in Birmingham AL, kills 4 African-American girls
-8] Hurricane Flora, kills 6,000 in Cuba & Haiti
Hurricane Flora hits Haiti & Dominican Republic, kills 7,190
Landslide into Vaiont Dam empties lake, kills 3-4,000 (Italy)
Hurricane Flora ravages Cuba & Haiti, kills 6,000
Leaking propane gas explodes kills 64 at 'Holiday on Ice' (Indiana)
Train crash in Japan, kills 164
Fire in Belgium resort kills 19
Panic in Lima Peru soccer stadium, kills 300
Charles Schmid kills first Pied Piper victim
-7] Hurricane Hilda, kills 38 in La, Miss & Ga
Eastern DC-7B crashes into Atlantic off Jones Beach NJ, kills 84
Gas explosion kills 28 in apartment complex (La Salle, Quebec)
1st of 2 cyclones in less than a month kills 35,000 (India)
Bangladesh windstorm kills 17,000
Pontoon ferry overturned on Shire River Malawi, kills 150
Fire & explosion at Dhori mine in Dhanbad India kills 400
coal mine explosion in Fukuoka Japan kills 236
2nd of 2 cyclones in less than a month kills 35,000 (Ganges R India)
-10] Hurricane Betsy, kills 74 in Florida, Miss & La
Hurricane Betsy kills 75 in Louisiana & Florida
Hurricane Betsy strikes Florida & Louisiana kills 75
2 trucks crashed into a crowd of dancers (Sotouboua Togo) kills 125
3rd cyclone of year kills 15,000 at the mouths of the Ganges River in Bangladesh
Snow storm in north east US kills 165
Belgian state police kills 2 striking mine workers
All-Nippon Airways 727 crashes off Haneda Airport (Japan); kills 133
A fire at two ski resorts in Numata, Japan kills 31 people.
Drunk driver kills 10 children in Asse Belgium
-10] Hurricane Alma, kills 51 in Honduras
Richard Speck rapes & kills 8 nurses in a Chicago dormitory
Charles Whitman wounds 31 & kills 16 at University of Texas
-30] Hurricane Inez, kills 293 in Caribbean, Florida & Mexico
Flooding of Arno River (Italy) destroys countless art works, kills 113
High schooler Robert Smith kills 7 for fame
A fire at an army barracks in Erzurum, Turkey kills 68 people.
USAF C144 military charter crashes near Binh Thai Vietnam kills 129
Earthquake in Sicily kills 231
Apollo 1 fire kills astronauts Grissom, White & Chaffee
A fire at a restaurant in Montgomery, Alabama kills 25 people.
Fire at L'Innovation dept store kills 322 (Brussels, Belgium)
Fire aboard carrier USS Forrestal in Gulf of Tonkin kills 134
U S S Forrestal explodes kills 134. $100 million damage
6.5 earthquake of Kolya Dam India, kills 200
Train crash at Arnhem, Netherlands, kills 5
-23] Hurricane Beuleah, kills 54 in Caribbean, Mexico & Texas
Mount Washington cog railway train derails, kills 8 (NH)
Hurricane Beulah hits Texas-Mexican border, kills 38
The Hither Green rail crash in the United Kingdom kills 49 people. The survivors include Bee Gee Robin Gibb.
Bridge at Annabaai crashes on Willemstad, Curacao, kills 15
Cloud burst over Lisbon kills about 450
In Richmond, Indiana's downtown district, a double explosion kills 41 and injures 150.
Earthquake kills 47 in Japan
Mount Arenal, Costa Rica kills 80 in Pelee-type eruption
The Zodiac Killer kills Betty Lou Jenson and David Faraday in Vallejo, California.
Arab terrorists in Athens fire on El Al plane, kills 1
An explosion aboard the USS Enterprise near Hawaii kills 27 people.
The Ohio Fireworks Derecho kills 18 Ohioans and destroys over 100 boats on Lake Erie.
Hurricane Camille strikes US coastline and kills 259 people (mainly in Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana)
Allegheny 853 collides with Piper Cherokee above Indiana, kills 82
Seaplane crashes at Indianapolis, kills 83
Blues artist Muddy Waters involved in a car crash that kills 3
Dominican DC-9 crashes into sea at Santo Domingo, kills 102
National Guard kills 4 at Kent State in Ohio
Mississippi Highway Patrol kills 2 at Jackson State College
-Aug 5] Hurricane Celia, kills 31 in Cuba, Florida & Texas
-21] Hurricane Dorothy, kills 42 in Martinique
Bomb kills 1 at U of Wisconsin's Army Math Research Center in Madison
John Frazier kills Ohta's declares WW 3 has begun
Cyclone Bhola makes landfall, deadliest tropical cyclone recorded kills up to 500,000 in East Pakistan (modern Bangladesh),
Government exhibit under construction in Brazil collapses, kills 65
The Irish Republican Army shoots and kills Gunner Robert Curtis, the first British soldier to die during the 'Troubles'
Quake in San Fernando Valley kills 64 & causes over $½B damage
Alaskan 727 crashes into Chilkoot Mountain, kills 109 (Alaska)
Cyclone & tidal wave off Bay of Bengal kills as many as 10,000
John List kills family & moves to Colorado
Man-made earthslide at Kawasaki Japan, kills 15
Worst hotel fire in history kills 163 at Taeyokale Hotel in Seoul
Slag heap dam collapses above Buffalo Creek West Virginia, kills 125
7.0 earthquake kills 1/5 of population of Iranian province of Fars
3 Jap PFL terrorists kills 24, wound 72 at Tel Aviv's Lod Intl airport
Explosion at world's largest coal mine kills 427 (Wankie, Rhodesia)
Hurricane Agnes kills 117
-29] Hurricane Agnes, kills 118 in NY & Florida
Herd of stampeding elephants kills 24, Chandka Forest India
A parcel bomb sent to Israeli Embassy in London kills one diplomat.
Antique F86 Sabrejet fails to takeoff at air show, kills 22
Aeroflot Il-18 crashes near Black Sea resort of Sochi, kills 105
Herbert Mullin 1st kills, to prevent earthquakes
22-car train carrying 2,000 pilgrims derails, kills 208 in Mexico
Jordan Air crash at Kano, Nigeria kills 176 Moslem pilgrims
Flash fire kills 51 at amusement park (Isle of Man, UK)
Arab terrorists open fire at Athens airport, kills 3 injures 55
Black September kills 3 and wounds 55 in Athens
6.8 quake centered in Oaxaca State in Mexico kills 527
Fire at Taiyo dept store, kills 101 & injures 84 (Kumamoto Japan)
An earthquake in Lima, Peru, kills six people, and damages hundreds of houses.
L A Landslide kills 9, Canyonville, Oregon
Chemical plant explodes in Flixborough Lincs kills 28 in UK
Head-on collision between two buses kills 21 (Ankara, Turkey)
Fire kills 189 in less than 25 min (Sao Paulo Brazil)
LA Skid Row slasher kills 1st of 8
A major tube train crash at Moorgate station, London kills 43 people.
James Rupers kills his family to inherit
Christian Falange kills 27 Palestinians, begins Lebanese civil war
Fire in prison hospital kills 10 prisoners & 1 guard (Sanford Fla)
Eastern 727 crashes at JFK Airport NY, kills 113
3 truck pile up kills 10, injures 26 on French highway
6.8 quake along Anatolian Fault kills over 2,000 in Lice, Turkey
-27] Hurricane Eloise, kills 71 in Caribbean & US
'Yorkshire Ripper' Peter Sutcliffe kills first victim, Wilma McCann
7.5 earthquake kills 22,778 in Guatemala & Honduras
Israel kills 6 Palestinians protesting land confiscation
Train collision at Schiedam Neth, kills 24
After a suspected republican bombing kills 2 Protestant civilians in a pub, the Ulster Volunteer Force kill 5 civilians in a gun and bomb attack at the Chlorane Bar, North Ireland
1st outbreak of "Legionnaire's Disease" kills 29 in Philadelphia
8.2 Tangshan earthquake kills estimated 240,000 Chinese
In New York City, the "Son of Sam" kills one person and seriously wounds another in the first of a series of attacks.
Flash flood in Big Thompson Canyon Colo on Route 34, kills 139
An earthquake & tidal wave in the Philippines kills up to 8,000
2 airliners collide over Yugoslavia, kills all 176 aboard
Earthquake in Romania, kills 1,541
Nightclub in Cincinnati fire kills 164
Fire in hotel Duc de Brabant Brussels, kills 19
Violence during Puerto Rican Day in Chicago kills 2
The Yorkshire Ripper kills 16 year old shop assistant Jayne MacDonald in Leeds, changing public perception of the killer as she was the first victim who was not a prostitute.
Floods in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, kills 76
Flash flood hits Johnstown, Pa, kills 80 & causing $350 mil damage
West German Red Army Faction terrorist kills policeman in Utrecht
Theodore Bundy kills Fla State U coeds Lisa Levy & Margaret Bowman
Accident at nuclear reactor Willow Island, W Virginia, kills 51
Brenda Spencer kills 2, inspires Boomtown Rats "I Don't Like Mondays"
Moslem Brotherhood kills 62 sheiks in Aleppo Syria
Rocker Nigel Olsson runs a stop sign, crashes & kills a driver
-Sept 13] Hurricane David, kills 1200 in Florida, Domincana & Dom Rep
Hurricane David, a strong Atlantic storm kills over 1,000
Air New Zealand DC-10 crashes into Mt Erebus on Antarctica kills 257
Polish airliner crash kills all 87 aboard (22 are US amateur boxers)
Fire in nursing home in Kingston Jamaica, kills 157
Italian plane crashes into Tyrrheense Sea, kills 81
Buttevant Rail Disaster kills 18 and injures dozens of train passengers in Ireland.
-11] Hurricane Aline, kills 272 in Texas & Caribbean
Fire at MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas kills 84
Stardust Disaster: A fire in a Dublin nightclub kills 48 people
Cannibal Issei Sagawa kills Dutch student
Riots at Casablanca, kills 66-200
-13] El Salvador army kills 900
Heater explodes at Star Elementary School-Oklahoma, kills 6 kids & teacher
Bomb at Lebanese Phalange party HQ kills President-elect Bachir Gemayel and 26 others
Penn prison guard George Banks kills 13 (5 were his own children)
Cyanide laced Tylenol capsules kills 7 in Chicago
Bomb attack in Teheran, kills 60, injures 700
Gas explosion in Israeli army headquarters near Tyre; kills 60
Earthquake in Colombia kills some 5,000 people
A lone suicide bomber kills 63, at US Embassy in Lebanon
Fire in Nassermeer, Egypt, kills 357
Bridge section along I-95 in Greenwich, Ct collapsed kills 3
While warming up before 5th inning Yankee Dave Winfield accidentally kills a seagull
-19] Hurricane Alicia, kills 17 in Texas
Suicide terrorist truck bomb kills 243 US personnel in Beirut
A bomb planted on a bus in Jerusalem explodes, kills 6 Israelis
Riot in Tunis kills over 100
Oil fire in Cubatao Brazil kills 500
James Huberty kills 21 McDonald's patrons in San Ysidro Calif
Suicide car bomb attacks US Embassy annex in Beirut, kills 23
"Communist" bomb attack kills 2 firemen in Brussels
Booby trap bomb kills 86 people in India
-Nov 6] Hurricane Juan, kills 97 in US
Nevado del Ruiz volcano erupts in Colombia, kills 25,000
De Havilland Twin Otter & Bell 206 helicopter collide, kills 25
Car bomb kills 20 in Tehran Iran
Lake Nios Volcano in Cameroon kills 1,746
Gas from Volcano Chamberoen kills 1,734 (Cameroon)
Vrijkomend vulkaangas kills 1500 people in Nyos-more, Cameroon
Dupont Plaza Hotel fire in San Juan, Puerto Rico kills 97
Pennsylvania politician R. Budd Dwyer shoots and kills himself at a press conference on live national television, leading to debates on boundaries in journalism.
6.8 earthquake hits Ecuador, kills 100
A bomb blast in a Johannesburg video-game arcade kills an unborn baby and injures ten people
An ANC car bomb directed at the headquarters of the Wits Command in Johannesburg South Africa kills 1 person and injures 68
Hungerford Massacre: in England, Michael Ryan kills sixteen people with an assault rifle and then commits suicide.
Violent rainfall/floods in Bangladesh, kills 100s
In Arkansas R Gene Simmons kills 2, later bodies of 14 of his relatives are found at his home near Dover Ark
Avalanche at Swiss Ski resort Klosters nearly kills Prince Charles
Aloha Airlines Boeing 737 roof tears off in flight; kills stewardess
Two IRA attacks in and near Roermond, Netherlands, kills 3 British servicemen and wounds 3 more
Train crash in Zeeland Neth, kills 2
US Vincennes in Strait of Hormoez shoots Iran Airbus A300, kills 290
US Navy shoots down Iranian civilian jetliner over Gulf, kills 290
-18] Hurricane Gilbert, kills 300 in Jamaica, Texas & Yucatan
Car bomb kills 7 Israelis, wounds 11 near Lebanon border
Reggie Rogers, Det Lion's # 1 pick, kills 3 by driving intoxicated
Salvadoran army attacks Encuentros hospital, rapes, kills patients
Hurricane in Bangladesh, kills 500
Gas explodes near 2 passenger trains in USSR, kills 100s
Rare tornado in Philadelphia kills 1
United Airlines DC-10 crashes at Sioux City Iowa, kills 112
-21] Hurricane Hugo, kills 85 in Charleston SC
IRA-bomb kills 10 British marines in Kent
Earthquake in SF (6.9) cancels 3rd game of World Series, kills 67
Mafia drug kingpin bombs security force at Bogota, kills 52
Worst Canadian mass murder: Marc Lepine kills 14 women at U Montreal
Fire in illegal NYC social club, kills 87
Fire kills 110 on a ferry in Norway, in an unrelated event, 30 die in a ferry flip over in Burma
US air raid on the Amiriyah shelter in Baghdad kills more than 408 civilians
US, barracks in Dhahran Saudi Arabia, hit by scud missile, kills 28
United Airlines crashes near Colorado Springs, kills 25
Earthquake strikes Costa Rica & Panama, kills 95
Earthquake in Georgia, kills 100
Mud storm in Antofagasta Chile, kills 80
Ex-postal worker Joseph Harris kills 4 postal workers
George Jo Hennard, 35, kills 23 & himself & wounds 20 in Texas
Dr Jack Kevorkian's suicide machine kills 2 women
An earthquake registering 6.8 on the Richter scale kills over 500 in Erzincan, eastern Turkey.
Gas explodes in sewer, kills 200 in Guadalajara Mexico
Plane crash at Perris Valley Airport California, kills 16 parachutists
Eric Houston kills 4 in a California HS where he failed history 4 yrs prior
Slaughtering by Inkhata-followers at Boipatong, South Africa, kills 42
FBI HRT sniper Lon Horiuchi shoots and kills Vicki Weaver during an 11-day siege at her home at Ruby Ridge, Idaho.
Army of Ciskei homeland kills 28 ANC demonstrators
Mud storm kills 30 in South France
Boeing 734 crashes into mountain in China, kills 141
6.8-7.5 earthquake strikes Flores Island (tsunami kills 3,000)
Army of opium king Khun Sa kills 60 in NE Burma
Fire in Linxi department store in Tangshan China, kills 79
IRA-bomb kills 3 year old in Warrington England
Republican Guard kills 64 in Chad
Fire in psychiatric institute in South Korea, kills 40
Boeing 737 crashes at Aurangabad, kills 56
Afghan Antonov AN-32 crashes at Tashqurgan, kills 76
Landslide in Nambija Ecuador, kills 300
Fire in clothing factory at Bangkok kills 145
Methane gas explosion in Secunda coal mine South-Africa, kills 50
Boeing 727 crashes into mountain at Medellin Colombia, kills 132
Kurd rebellion kills 33 soldiers & 5 citizens in Turkey
Liberian Charles Taylors rebellion kills 550 fugitives
Paramilitia kills 22 demonstrators at Bijbihara in Indian-controlled Kashmir
Mine fire at Asansol, India, kills 55
Ship disaster near Ranong Thailand, kills 200
6.5 earthquake strikes SE Sumatra, kills 200
Peruvian Yak-40 crashes into mountain near Tingo Maria, kills 31
Train accident at Pinetown, Natal, kills 47
Palestinian suicide bomber kills 7 Israelis & himself
Ferry boat smashes into Mombasa Harbor Kenya, kills over 300
Bodo kills 37 Moslems in Bashbari NE India
Cambodia's Red Khmer surprise attack on train, kills 13
India army kills 27 Moslem militants
5.6 earthquake in Algeria, kills 171
7.9 earthquake strikes Koerilen, flood kills 18+
Palestinian bomb attack on bus in Tel Aviv, kills 22
Liberia militia kills 48 inhabitants of Monrovia
Major earthquake kills 5,092 in Kobe Japan
Truck bomb at Federal Building in Oklahoma City, kills 168 & injures 500
The Bosnian Serb Army kills 72 youngsters in the Bosnian city of Tuzla.
Emillio & Gloria Estefan's boat hits & kills a jet skiier
Suicide bomber blasts into Egyptian embassy in Islamabad, kills 16
A nightclub fire in Quezon City, Philippines kills 162.
Martin Bryant shoots & kills 35 in Port Arthur Tasmania
The Khobar Towers bombing in Saudi Arabia kills 19 U.S. servicemen.
In Spain an ETA bomb at an airport kills 35
A propane explosion at the Humberto Vidal shoe store and office building in San Juan, Puerto Rico kills 33.
Ali Abu Kamal opens fire in Empire State Building & kills 1
Earthquake in Pakistan, kills 45
Tornado in Jarrell Texas kills at least 28
Bomb in Algiers kills 21 & wounds 40
Terrorist double suicide bombing in Jerusalem, kills 14
Typhoon Winnie kills 140, injures 3,000 in East China
Hurricane kills 123 in Acapulco Mexico
Typhoon Linda kills at least 208 in southern Vietnam
The Sid El-Antri massacre (or Sidi Lamri) in Algeria kills 50-100 people.
US military plane clips cable car lines in northern Italy, kills 20
An earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter Scale in northeast Afghanistan kills more than 5,000.
Tornadoes in Florida kills at least 31
Matt Beck, an angry lottery accountant kills 4 at Conn state lottery
The Ladbroke Grove rail crash in west London kills 31 people.
Severe weather in France kills over 100 people and causes extensive damage to property, trees and the French national power grid (see Lothar).
Phillips explosion of 2000 kills 1 and injures 71 in Pasadena, Texas.
A catastrophic landslide in Log pod Mangartom, Slovenia, kills 7, and causes millions of SIT of damage. It is one of the worst catastrophes in Slovenia in the past 100 years.
In Ghana, a stampede at a football game kills over 120 spectators.
The Versailles wedding hall disaster in Jerusalem, Israel, kills 23 and injures over 200 in Israel's worst-ever civil disaster.
Dolphinarium massacre: an Hamas suicide bomber kills 21 at a disco in Tel Aviv.
In Reqa Al-Gharbiya, Egypt, a fire on a train injures over 65 and kills at least 370.
Godhra train burning, a Muslim mob kills 59 Hindu pilgrims returning from Ayodhya
Passover Massacre: A suicide bomber kills 29 people in Netanya, Israel.
The Ghriba synagogue bombing by Al Qaeda kills 21 in Tunisia.
Palestinian suicide bomber (female) kills 7 and injures 104 (among them 9 Arabs) at the Mahane Yehuda Market in Jerusalem.
Robert Steinhäuser infiltrates and kills 17 at Gutenberg-Gymnasium in Erfurt, Germany before dying of a self-inflicted gunshot.
A train crash in Tenga, Mozambique kills 197 people.
An earthquake in western Iran measuring 6.5 on the Richter scale kills more than 261 people.
The Igandu train disaster in Tanzania kills 281, the worst train accident in African history.
South America: A fire in a discotheque in Lima, Peru kills over twenty-five.
A bomb attack in a shopping mall in Vantaa, Finland kills seven.
A bushfire kills 4 people and destroys more than 500 homes in Canberra, Australia.
U.S. Representative from South Dakota Bill Janklow hits and kills a motorcyclist with his car at a rural intersection near Trent, South Dakota; he will eventually be convicted of manslaughter and will resign from Congress.
A Hamas planned suicide attack on a bus in Jerusalem kills 23 Israelis, 7 of them children in the Jerusalem bus 2 massacre.
A car-bomb attack on United Nations headquarters in Iraq kills the agency's top envoy Sergio Vieira de Mello and 21 other employees.
The Cedar Fire, the second-largest fire in California history, kills 15 people, consumes 250,000 acres (1,000 km²), and destroys 2,200 homes around San Diego.
A suicide-terrorist attack in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, kills 17 people.
A blast in the center of Moscow kills six people and wounds several more.
A bombing of a Superferry by Abu Sayyaf in the Philippines worst terrorist attack kills 116.
The U.S. town of Hallam, Nebraska, is wiped out by a powerful F4 tornado that broke a width record at an astounding 2.5 miles wide. It also kills one local resident.
A supermarket fire kills 396 people and injures 500 in Asunción, Paraguay.
Ruzhou School massacre: a man stabs and kills eight people and seriously wounds another four in a school dormitory in Ruzhou, China.
A fire in the República Cromagnon nightclub in Buenos Aires, Argentina kills 194.
A stampede at the Mandher Devi temple in Mandhradevi in India kills at least 258.
A suicide bombing at a police recruiting centre in Al Hillah, Iraq kills 127.
Terry Ratzmann shoots and kills six members of the Living Church of God and the minister at Sheraton Inn in Brookfield, Wisconsin before killing himself.
A major explosion at the Texas City Refinery kills 15 workers.
Hurricane Katrina makes its 2nd landfall as a category 3 hurricane devastating much of the U.S. Gulf Coast from Louisiana to Florida Panhandle. Kills more than 1,836, causes over $115 billion in damage.
A stampede on Al-Aaimmah bridge in Baghdad kills 1,199 people.
Bombing kills 23 people in Bali.
The Evansville Tornado of November 2005 kills 25 in Northwestern Kentucky and Southwestern Indiana.
A stampede during the Stoning the Devil ritual on the last day at the Hajj in Mina, Saudi Arabia, kills at least 362 Muslim pilgrims.
Capitol Hill massacre: A gunman kills six people before taking his own life at a party in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood.
The May 2006 Java earthquake kills over 5,700 people, leaves 200,000 homeless.
At Dawson College (Montreal), Kimveer Gill kills one student and wounds 19 others before committing suicide.
The strongest storm in the United Kingdom in 17 years kills 14 people, Germany sees the worst storm since 1999 with 13 deaths. Hurricane Kyrill, causes at least 44 deaths across 20 countries in Western Europe. Other losses include the Container Ship MSC Napoli destroyed by the storm off the coast of Devon, England.
A Baghdad market bombing kills at least 135 people and injures a further 339.
2007 Algiers bombings: Two bombings in the Algerian capital of Algiers, kills 33 people and wounds a further 222 others.
Virginia Tech massacre: The deadliest mass shooting in modern American history. The gunman, Seung-Hui Cho, kills 32 people and injures 23 others before committing suicide.
The 2007 Kahtaniya bombings kills at least 400 people.
The Gora Prai airstrike by the United States reportedly kills 11 Pakistani paramilitary troops.
A car bomb in St. Petersburg, Russia, kills three people and injures one
A series of bombings in Baghdad, Iraq, kills 101 and injures 565 others.
The 25 October 2009 Baghdad bombings kills 155 and wounds at least 721.
The 28 October 2009 Peshawar bombing kills 117 and wounds 213.
A bombing at the German Bakery in Pune, India, kills 10 and injures 60 more.
Deepwater Horizon drilling rig explosion kills 11 and causes rig to sink, initiating a massive oil discharge in the Gulf of Mexico.
An Afriqiyah Airways Flight crashes and kills everyone but one person on board.
Oil tanker truck explosion in South Kivu, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, kills at least 230 people
The Bombardment of Yeonpyeong occurs on Yeonpyeong Island, South Korea. The North Korean artillery attack kills 2 civilians and 2 South Korean marines.
Attempted assassination of Arizona congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and subsequent shooting in Casas Adobes, Arizona at a Safeway grocery store kills 6 and wounds 13, including Giffords
Stampede near Sabarimala in Kerala, India kills 104 devotees and injures 100 more
Svalbard Polar Bear Attack (2011) - a rogue Polar Bear attacks and kills a British schoolboy.
Plane crash in Russia kills 43 people, including nearly the entire roster of the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl Kontinental Hockey League team
Suicide bomber kills 53 and injures 130 in Basra, Iraq
Cold snap across Europe kills more than 100 people (over 400 people by 08-02)
Fire at Comayagua prison, Honduras, kills 358
Train crash in Buenos Aires, Argentina, kills 50 and injures hundreds
A series of bomb attacks across 12 Iraqi cities kills 60 and injures 200
Syrian Army kills 100 civilians in artillery shelling of Homs and Hama
Al Qaeda suicide bombing kills at least 26 people in Mukalla, Yemen
Train derailment kills 3 and injures 45 in Burlington, Ontario
Lorry crash in east Guinea kills 50 and injures 27
Tropical Storm Irina kills 65 in Madagascar
US soldier kills 16 civilians in Afghanistan
Plane crash in Western Siberia kills at least 31 people (UTair Aviation ATR-72)
Oikos University, Oakland shooting kills seven people and injures 3
Moscow fire kills 17 migrant workers
Plane crash near Islamabad, Pakistan, kills 127 people
Tent collapse in St Louis, Missouri, kills one and injures 110 people
NATO air strike kills 14 and woulds 6 civilians in Afghanistan's Badghis Province
6.0 magnitude earthquake kills 6 and injures dozens in northern Italy
A gunman in the Finnish town of Hyvinkaa kills 2, wounds 7
A NATO airstrike kills a family of eight, including six children, in Afghanistan
A 5.9 magnitude earthquake kills 24 people near Bologna, northern Italy
Suicide car bombing kills 15 and inures 42 people in Bauchi, Nigeria
Plane crash in Lagos, Nigeria, kills all 152 passengers and 40 people on the ground
US drone attack kills 15 militants in Pakistan, including high ranking al-Qaeda official, Abu Yahya al-Libi
Car bomb kills 26 and injures 190 people in central Baghdad, Iraq
A bus bombing in Pakistan kills 18 and injures 35 people
A Helicopter crash near Nairobi, Kenya, kills five people, including George Saitoti, a Kenyan cabinet minister
An explosion at an Indian steel plant kills 11 people and severely injures 16
A collapse of a stage at a Toronto Radiohead concert kills one person
A series of car bombs in Iraq kills 14 and injures 50 people
Monsoon rain in East India kills at least 79 people and leaves 2.2 million homeless
Truck bombing kills 25 people and wounds 40 in Diwaniyah, Iraq
Roadside car bomb kills 14 civilians in Afghanistan's Kandahar Province
POliciy academy suicide bombing kills 20 in Sana'a, Yemen
Suicide bomber attacks a wedding reception and kills 22 people and inures 22 in northern Afghanistan
Syrian suicide bombing kills three high profile government officials, including Syria's Minister of Defence
Car bombs kills 20 people and injures 80 in Madaen and Najaf, Iraq
Insurgent attack kills 19 people and destroys a helicopter at Baqubah, Iraq
Tropical Storm Khanun kills 88 people and leaves 60,000 homeless in North Korea
Train fire kills 32 and injures 27 people in Andhra Pradesh, India
Typhoon Saola kills elven people and displaces over 150,000 in the Philippines
A Legionella outbreak in Quebec City, Canada, kills 8 and infects 104
Cholera outbreak kills 229 people in Sierra Leone
A blast in the in the Xiaojiawan coal mine, China, kills 26 miners with 21 missing
US drone strike kills 5 people in North Waristan, Pakistan
Typhoon Bolaven kills 48 people in North Korea
US drone attack kills 8 people in Kismayo, south Somalia
A left over bazooka grenade in Cambodia explodes and kills three children
Aircraft crash kills 16 people in Kathmandu, Nepal
Yellow fever kills 32 people and sickens 50 more in Darfur, Sudan
Widespread flooding in Nigeria kills 363 people and displaces 2.1 million
Israeli counter strike on Palestinian militants in Gaza kills 5 and injure 30
A car bombing in Qatana, outside Damascus, kills 16 people and injures 12
The Seleka rebel coalition kills 15 people during its capture of Bria, the Central African Republic
A suicide bombing kills 4 police officer and injures 5 in Dagestan
An Embraer 821 aeroplane crashes and kills 9 people in Para, Brazil
A car bombing kills 10 people and injures 20 in Mogadishu, Somalia
Typhoon Rammasun begins and kills 151 people
Monsoon rains beging and cause flooding over a sustained period that kills over 400 people in India & Pakistan
A suicide bomber kills 40 people at a volleyball tournament in eastern Afghanistan
South Sudan plane crash kills 15; baby among 3 survivors
US airstrike in Libya kills ISIS leader
Beijing vows justice as ISIS kills Chinese, Norwegian hostages
Beijing vows justice as ISIS kills Chinese, Norwegian hostages
Suicide bombing in Nigeria kills 8
Explosion at bus stop kills 12 people in Pakistan
Fire kills 23 people at Russian psychiatric hospital
Motorcycle bomb kills 6 NATO service members
Blast kills 14 people; Pakistani Taliban faction claims responsibility
Pakistan University Attack Kills at Least 19, Official Says
Explosion in Egypt kills at least 6, including police officers
Boko Haram kills dozens in raid near Nigeria refugee camp
Train Crash in Germany Kills at Least 9, Injures 150
Palestinian kills US tourist in stabbing spree on Tel Aviv boardwalk
Explosion in Turkish Capital Kills at Least 27, Officials Say
Iraq violence: 'IS suicide attack' kills 29 in football match
Indian police file homicide case after overpass collapse kills 23
Asia Pacific|Fire at Temple in Southern India Kills at Least 80
Strong quake in Japan kills at least nine, nuclear plants safe
Bus Rollover in Texas Kills 8 and Injures 43
Thailand school dormitory fire kills 17 schoolgirls
Turkish army kills 14 Islamic State militants near Aleppo
Australia storm kills three people, with more missing
Suspected IS Attack Kills Dozens at Istanbul's Airport
Britain warns citizens after truck attack kills 73 in Nice
Truck attacker kills up to 80 in Nice Bastille Day crowd
London Knife Attack Kills Woman and Wounds 5 Other People
Bomb targeting mourners at Pakistan hospital kills at least 30
Bombing of Doctors Without Borders Hospital in Yemen Kills at Least 15
Airstrike in Yemen Kills 17 Civilians, Witnesses Say
Lightning Strike Kills More Than 300 Reindeer in Norway
Afghanistan bus inferno kills dozens
Medics dash to rural Haiti as cholera kills 13 in Matthew's wake
Bombing at Sufi Shrine in Pakistan Kills Dozens
ISIS Bomb Aimed at Shiite Pilgrims in Iraq Kills at Least 80
China Detains 9 Managers After Plant Collapse Kills 74
Explosion at Fireworks Market in Mexico Kills at Least 27
Brazil gunman kills ex-wife, son and 10 others in Campinas
Islamic State suicide bomber kills 36 in Baghdad market
Suicide Bombing in Baghdad Kills at Least 36
Gunman Kills 5 at International Music Festival in Mexico
Quebec Mosque Shooting Kills at Least 6, and 2 Suspects Are Arrested
Avalanche Kills 13 People in Pakistan's North
Triple-murder suspect kills self after motel standoff in Georgia
Quake in southern Philippines kills at least 4 people
Pakistan Shrine Bombing Kills Scores in Worst Attack in Months
Stolen truck kills 4 in Stockholm; Sweden calls it terror
California gunman kills wife, self as she teaches class; student also dead
Sri Lanka Garbage Dump Collapse Kills at Least 19
Police: Man kills 3 in Fresno, calls whites 'devils'
Tiger kills zookeeper at Hamerton Zoo Park in England
Explosion in diplomatic area of Kabul kills 9, wounds dozens
London tower block fire kills at least 12
Gunman kills doctor, wounds six others in Bronx hospital rampage
Hurricane Irma kills 5 as it sweeps through island of Saint Martin
Gunman kills at least 26 worshipers at small-town Texas church
Fire in Philippine shopping mall kills 37
Suicide bomber kills 6 in Afghan capital
Fire in New York City apartment block kills 12 including an infant
Double suicide bombing in Baghdad kills at least 16 people
Large explosion in Afghan capital kills young girl, wounds 6
Building collapse kills 10 in India; 10 pulled alive
Driver kills nine, injures 16 ploughing van into Toronto sidewalk crowd
Teen gunman attacks Texas high school art class, kills 10
Guatemala's Fuego volcano eruption kills 25, injures hundreds
Roadside bomb kills 6 civilians in Afghanistan
Magnitude 6.1 quake in Japan's Osaka area kills three, stops factories
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Malcolm Blevins, The Pace That Kills
Alvin York, famed US soldier with 25 kills in WW I
Paul Guilfoyle, Jersey City NJ, actor/director (Curiosity Kills)
Lois January, The Pace That Kills
Henrietta Yurchenko, This Machine Kills Fascists
Lois Lindsay, The Pace That Kills
Michael Thoma, Winter Kills
Ugo Pagliai, The Lady in Red Kills Seven Times
Bill Bigelow, Forty Feet High and It Kills!
Mohamed Benguettaf, Life Kills Me
Malam Sanha, Denk ich an Deutschland - Die Leopoldstraße kills me
Pia Giancaro, The Lady in Red Kills Seven Times
Daniel Walker, Curiosity Kills the Cat
Lenny Von Dohlen, Augusta GA, actor (Love Kills, Electric Dreams)
Marcel Faber, Great Kills Road
Michael McMahan, Curiosity Kills
Tanya Grassley, The Girl Who Picks Flowers and the Girl Who Kills Insects
Kristin Holt, Some Guy Who Kills People
Elon Musk, Machete Kills
Christian Nunciato, Beverly Kills
Marco Saitta, The Mafia Only Kills in Summer
Chris Kyle, Odessa, Texas, Navy SEAL sniper (160 kills), (d. 2013)
Benoît Lelièvre, Smoking Kills
Marcel Rodriguez, Machete Kills
Cary Greenberg, Some Guy Who Kills People
Sabina Vajraca, Smoking Kills
Cristiana Capotondi, The Mafia Only Kills in Summer
Jake Thornton, Alyce Kills
Jennifer Laskey, Hollywood Kills
Anthony Spinello, She Kills He
Boris Piskunov, The Thing That Kills Me, It's
Henry Alberto, She Kills He
Griff Kohout, Some Guy Who Kills People
Ashley Riggs, Machete Kills
Natalia Kills, We're the Millers
Ben Thomas, Money Kills
Charles Whitman, former marine, kills 16 at U of Texas, shot by cops
Gig Young, American actor, kills his bride of 3 weeks and commits suicide at 64
Christopher Wilder, FBI's "most wanted man," accidentally kills self
T.T. Triplett, The Pace That Kills
Albert Salmi, (Caddyshack), kills terminally ill wife & self at 62
Carlos Hathcock, USMC Sniper, 93 Confirmed Kills (b. 1942)
Lois January, The Pace That Kills
Henrietta Yurchenko, This Machine Kills Fascists
Bill Bigelow, Forty Feet High and It Kills!
Malam Sanha, Denk ich an Deutschland - Die Leopoldstraße kills me
Mohamed Benguettaf, Life Kills Me
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