Battle of Forum Gallorum: Mark Antony, besieging Julius Caesar's assassin Decimus Junius Brutus in Mutina, defeats the forces of the consul Pansa, who is killed.
Battle of Mutina: Mark Antony is again defeated in battle by Aulus Hirtius, who is killed. Antony fails to capture Mutina and Decimus Brutus is murdered shortly after.
The Battle of Abrittus is won by the Goths against the Romans. Roman Emperors Decius and Herennius Etruscus are killed.
Roman usurper Nepotianus, of the Constantinian dynasty, is defeated and killed by troops of the usurper Magnentius, in Rome.
Roman Emperor Julian is killed during the retreat from the Sassanid Empire. General Jovian is proclaimed Emperor by the troops on the battlefield.
Umar ibn al-Khattab, the second Muslim caliph, is killed by a Persian slave in Medina.
Al-Hussein (Al-Ḥusayn ibn) and his followers killed at Karbala by army of Yazid, the Umayyad caliph, on the way to Kufa
Battle of Soissons: King Robert I of France is killed and King Charles the Simple is arrested by the supporters of Duke Rudolph of Burgundy.
King Duncan I of Scotland killed in battle against his first cousin and rival Macbeth (not murdered in his sleep as per Shakespeare's play). The latter does succeed him as King.
The Battle of Stamford Bridge; an English army under King Harold Godwinson beat the invading Norwegians led by King Harald Hardrada and Harold's brother Tostig, who were both killed. Three weeks later Harold died fighting the Normans at Hastings.
Battle of Montesarchio in which the prince of Benevento, Pandulf IV, is killed battling the encroaching Normans.
King William II of England (William Rufus) is killed by an arrow shot by Sir Walter Tyrell while hunting in the New Forest.
Raymond of Antioch is defeated and killed at the Battle of Inab by Nur ad-Din.
The Battle of Grathe Heath ends the civil war in Denmark. King Sweyn III is killed and Valdemar I restores the country.
The Norwegian Battle of Kalvskinnet outside Nidaros. Earl Erling Skakke is killed, and the battle changes the tide of the civil wars.
King Magnus V of Norway is killed at the battle of Fimreite.
Gerard de Ridefort, grandmaster of the Knights Templar since 1184, is killed in the Siege of Acre.
The Estonian tribal leader Lembitu of Lehola was killed in a battle against Teutonic Knights.
Floods in Northern Netherlands after storm, 1,000s killed
Llywelyn ab Gruffydd/Llywelyn the Last (b. c.1228), the last native Prince of Wales, is killed at Cilmeri, near Builth Wells, south Wales. Reigned from 1259
Earthquake strikes Kamakura Japan, 30,000 killed
Rindfleisch Persecutions-250 Jews killed in Rothenburg Germany
Robert the Bruce crowned Robert I, King of Scots, having killed his rival John Comyn, Lord of Badenoch
3,000 Jews killed in Black Death riots in Efurt Germany
6,000 Jews, blamed for the Plague, are killed in Mainz
1,200 Jews of Toledo Spain killed by Count Henry of Trastamara
Battle of Westrozebeke/Roosebeke. French army defeats the Flemish army. Flemish leader Philip Van Artevelde killed and corpse displayed
Castilian sailors fire attack Jewish ghetto of Barcelona, 100's killed
First defenestration of Prague: anti-Catholic Hussites, followers of executed reformer Jan Hus, storm the Prague town hall and throw the judge, mayor and several city council members (either 7 or 13) out the windows. They all either died in the fall or were killed by the crowd outside.
Wars of the Roses: Battle of Wakefield (Northern England), Duke of York killed and his forces soundly defeated by forces for King Henry VI
Battle at Nancy, Burgundy vs Switz, 7000 + killed including their leader Charles Duke of Burgundy
Storm ravages Flemish/Dutch/Friese coast, 1000s killed
Battle of Pavia: Holy Roman Emperor Charles V's troops beat the French. French King Francois I captured, 15,000 killed/wounded
Huldrych Zwingli Swiss reformation leader is killed at the Battle at Kappel
French King Francois I orders protestants of Vaudois to be killed
Dutch west coast hit by heavy storm, 100s killed
Battle of Heiligerlee, Groningen: Dutch rebels beat Spanish, thousands killed
Battle of Alcazarquivir, Moroccans defeat Portuguese, 10,000 killed
Storm hits Texel: 40 ships hit, 500 killed
A group of early Japanese Christians are killed by the new government of Japan for being seen as a threat to Japanese society.
Chinese uprising in Philippines fails after 23,000 killed
"Rodi" avalanche destroys Plurs, Switzerland, 1,500 killed
Wasa sinks at Stockholm, 50 killed
the Burchardi flood — "the second Grote Mandrenke" killed around 15,000 men in North Friesland, Denmark and Germany.
United East Indian Company conquerors city of Malakka, 7,000 killed
4 of Tasman's crew are killed at Wharewharangi (Murderers) Bay by Māori; Tasman's ships depart without landing
All female jury hears case of woman who killed her child (acquit her)
Battle of Öland - a naval battle between allied Danish-Dutch and Swedish fleets in the Baltic Sea, part of the Scanian War (1675—79) for supremacy over the southern Baltic. Allied victory, two Swedish commanders killed.
Soldiers killed governor of Aerssen in Paramaribo
Glencoe Massacre : about 78 MacDonalds are killed early in the morning by rival Campbell clan members, allegedly for not promptly pledging allegiance to the new king, William of Orange.
English troop landing at Brest attack (300 killed)
Great storm of 1703 hits Southern England (NS 7 Dec) - thousands killed, Royal Navy losses 13 ships and around 1,500 seamen
Battle of Ramillies: John Churchill (1st Duke of Marlborough) defeats French; 17,000 killed
Floods ravage Dutch coast provinces, thousands killed
Slave revolt in Stono SC led by Jemmy (25 whites killed)
Riot after public execution in Amsterdam, 200+ killed
East Indies invasion "Geldermalsen" leaves at Malakka: 92 killed
Battle at Zorndorf: Prussia beats Russia, 1000s killed
Native American hostages killed in Fort Prince George, SC
Antoine de Beauterne announces he had killed the Beast of Gévaudan, but was later proved wrong by more attacks.
Amsterdam theater destroyed by fire, 18 killed
Marion du Fresne is killed at Tacoury's Cove, Bay of Islands, New Zealand, by local Māori
Battle at Wabash: indians assault general St Clair/killed 637 soldiers
British man o'war HMS Royal George capsizes at Spithead; more than 800 killed
Robert Forsythe, a U.S. Marshal is killed in Augusta, Georgia when trying to serve court papers, the first US marshal to die while carrying out his duties.
Fourth Anglo-Mysore War: The Battle of Seringapatam: The siege of Seringapatam ends when the city is assaulted and the Tipu Sultan killed by the besieging British army, under the command of General George Harris.
Battle of Trafalgar, British Admiral Nelson defeats French & Spanish fleet but shot and killed
Americans under Gen Pike capture Toronto; Pike is killed
English militia shoots prisoners, 100's killed
Peterloo Massacre, Manchester, England: cavalry charges demonstrators.15 people killed and 400—700 injured
Java prince Dipo Negoro surprise attacks Dutch colony, 82 killed
6.8 earthquake strikes Echigo Japan, 30,000 killed
Dutch army leaves Brussels, after 100s killed
The Battle of Pinjarra occurs in the Swan River Colony in present-day Pinjarra, Western Australia. Between 14 and 40 Aborigines are killed by British colonists.
A ship carrying 500 armed Maori from Ngati Tama and Ngati Mutunga arrives on the Chatham Islands; those Moriori (indigenous people of the Chatham Islands) that are not killed are enslaved
Alamo besieged for 13 days until 6th March by Mexican army under General Santa Anna; entire garrison eventually killed
Weenen Massacre: Hundreds of Voortrekkers along the Blaukraans River, Natal are killed by Zulus.
The last pair of Great Auks is killed.
Pack destroys Astor Place opera house in NYC (22 killed)
Joaquin Murietta, the famous Californio bandit known as "Robin Hood of El Dorado", is killed.
Eureka Stockade: In what is claimed by many to be the birth of Australian democracy, more than 20 goldminers at Ballarat, Victoria, Australia are killed by state troopers in an uprising over mining licences.
Heavy French/British bombing of Sebastopol, Crimea: 2,000+ killed
Baltimore riots-4 soldiers, 9 civilians killed
Battle of Wilson's Creek (Oak Hills) Missouri during US Civil War - General Lyon killed
Battle of Elkhorn Tavern, Day 2, Gens McCulloch & McIntosh killed
American Civil War: The Allegheny Arsenal explosion results in the single largest civilian disaster during the war; 78 workers killed.
Battle at Wauhatchie, Georgia: 865 killed or injured
2,500 reported killed as result of fire at Jesuit Church of La Compana Santiago Chile
Battle of Gate Pa (Pukehinahina): 1,700 British troops suffer their worst defeat of the New Zealand Wars at the hands of 230 entrenched Maori warriors in Tauranga, leaving 31 British troops dead and 80 wounded. Maori losses were 25 killed and an unknown number wounded.
Battle of Jenkin's Ferry, Arkansas; Gen W R Scurry is killed
Battle at Ware Bottom Church, Virginia, 1,400 killed or injured
Spotsylvania campaign ends after 10,920 killed/injured
Grand Trunk Railway accident; 100 killed
Battle at Stephenson's Depot Virginia: 200 killed or injured
Battle at Pilot Knob (Ft Davidson) American Civil War, Missouri: 1700 killed/injured
Jesse James' gang surprise attack train: 150 killed
Cyclone strikes Calcutta: 70,000 killed
-Apr 9th], Appomattox campaign, VA, 7582 killed
Battle of Palmito Ranch, near Brownsville, Texas: final engagement of the American Civil War, Private John Jefferson Williams of B Company, 34th Regiment Indiana Infantry is last man killed
Opelousas Massacre at St Landry Parish Louisiana (200 blacks killed)
173 Blackfoot (140 women & children) killed in Montana by US Army
Bay of Biscay: British warship HMS Captain capsizes, 500 killed
Great Chicago Fire is finally extinguished after 3 days, 300 killed
Colfax Massacre in Grant Parish Louisiana (60 blacks killed)
Indian Wars: whilst protecting a railroad survey party in Montana, the United States 7th Cavalry, under Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong Custer, clashes for the first time with the Sioux (near the Tongue River; only one man on each side is killed).
German SS Schiller sinks near Scilly Islands, 312 killed
Hristo Botev, a Bulgarian poet and national revolutionary, is killed in Stara Planina
Battle of the Little Bighorn: 7th Cavalry under Lieutenant Colonel (sometime Brevet Major General) George Armstrong Custer wiped out by Sioux and Cheyenne, Custer killed
Riot abolishes fairs in Amsterdam, 2 killed
Race riot at Cainhoy SC (5 whites & 1 black killed)
German battleship SMS Grosser Kurfürst sinks, 284 killed
French SS Byzantin sinks after collision in Dardanellen, 210 killed
Napoleon Eugene, the last dynastic Bonaparte, is killed serving with British forces in the Anglo-Zulu War. He is buried in Farnborough, Hampshire.
War of the Pacific: the Chilean Navy defeats the Peruvian Navy in the Battle of Angamos, Peruvian Admiral Miguel Grau is killed in the encounter.
American Old West: Outlaw Jesse James is killed by Robert Ford.
Thomas Henry Burke and Lord Frederick Cavendish are stabbed and killed during the Phoenix Park Murders in Dublin.
Toba indians killed 20 members of French expedition
Race riots in Danville Virginia (4 blacks killed)
Suriname army shoots on British-Indian contract workers, 7 killed
Battle at Abu Klea Sudan: 800-1000 killed
Carrollton Massacre, (Mississippi) 20 African Americans killed
246 reported killed by hail in Moradabad, India
88 are killed in the Armagh rail disaster near Armagh in what is now Northern Ireland.
French troops occupy Nioro, West-Sudan, 3000 killed
8 year old Jewish tailor's daughter disappears in Greece, rumor spreads that she was a Christian girl ritually killed by Jews
Battle in Bunyoro: Capt F Lugard stops Moslem rebellion, 300 killed
Battle of Lomani Congo: Belgian unit beats Arabs, 1000-3000 killed
Congo cannibals killed 1000s of Arabs
New Mexico State University cancels its 1st graduation ceremony; its only graduand Sam Steele was robbed & killed the night before
11 fishing ships wash up at Wadden Sea, 22 killed
37 miners killed at Franklin, WA
11 strikers killed in riot at Connellsville, Penn
Many negro miners in Alabama killed by striking white miners
-26] Balinese troops assault Dutch army, 97 killed
King Koko's Kopermannen assault on Akassa Niger, 100's killed
SS Elbe sinks after collision in North Sea, 332 killed
American frontier murderer and outlaw, John Wesley Hardin, is killed by an off-duty policeman in a saloon in El Paso, Texas.
Tsunami strikes Shinto festival on beach at Sanriku Japan 27,000 are killed, 9,000 injured, with 13,000 houses destroyed
Race riot in Wilmington NC (8 blacks killed)
SS Portland "The Titanic of New England" leaves for Cape Cod, shipwrecked off Cape Ann, all 192 on board killed
Mafeking: Bathe-Powells failed assault up fort Game Tree: 24 killed
Boers attack at Ladysmith, about 1,000 killed or injured
Boers under Joubert beat British at Spionkop Natal, 2,000 killed
Battle at Paardeberg, 1,270 British killed/injured
At " Surprise of Sanna's Post" in the Second Boer War 150 troops under Brigadier General Robert Broadwood were killed.
Boer attack under Sarel Eloff, about 70 killed
In China, three villages within 100 miles of Peking are burned by Boxers and 60 Chinese Christians killed.
Baron Von Ketteler, German Minister, decides to go to the Chinese authorities to demand more guards for European protection from Boxers and is killed by Boxers en route
Race riot in New Orleans, 2 white policemen killed
6,000 killed when a hurricane & tidal wave strikes Galveston, Texas
Mexican government troops are ambushed by Yaqui Indians, 100 killed
Guerrilla's assault unarmed US soldiers in Balangiga Phil, 38 killed
5 workers killed on explosion during IRT subway construction (NYC)
Growing unrest in Belgian society as people demand better education, better work and living conditions, the right to strike and universal male suffrage, culminate in a demonstration organised by Socialists. In the rioting that ensues, many Belgians are killed
Ngindo-rebellion killed 5 RC German clergymen in East-Africa
Race riot in Atlanta Georgia (10 blacks & 2 whites killed)
František Pavlík is killed in a demonstration in Prague, inspiring Leoš Janáček to the piano composition 1. X. 1905.
Collingwood Ohio, US primary school catches fire (180 killed)
British SS Waratah disappears on Sydney to London, 300 killed
Itō Hirobumi, Resident-General of Korea, and former Japanese Prime Minister, shot and killed by Korean nationalist in Harbin, China
Fire during a barn-dance in Ököritófülpös, Hungary, killed 312
French battleship Liberte explodes at Toulon Harbor, 285 killed
6.8-m, 4000-kg elephant seal killed, South Georgia (S Atlantic)
Massive protest rally on Sackville Street attacked by the Dublin Metropolitan Police; two strikers killed by the police
British passenger ship Volturno catches fire in Atlantic (136 killed)
33 killed by soldiers during mine strike in Ludlow, Colo
WWI: German Zeppelin bombs Liege, 9 killed
Battle of Helgoland: British fleet beats German, 1,100 killed
1st German plane bombs Paris, 2 killed
Battle of Tannenberg (WWI) ends in destruction of Russian 2nd Narev army ca. 170,000 killed or injured
Dutch army opens fire on interned Belgian soldiers: 8 killed
French battleship Bouvet explodes, 640 killed
The Armenians rise and seize the Turkish town of Van, which they hold until Russians relieve them on 19 May; thousands of Armenians are killed
Hurricane strikes Galveston, TX (275 killed)
Battle of Loos WWI, almost 430,000 French, British & Germans killed
Mexican General Francisco "Pancho" Villa invades US (18 killed)
French driven out of Fort Douaumont after 500 killed or injured
President Carranza orders his troops to oppose American soldiers at Carrazil, Mexico; 18 American soldiers are killed or wounded
General Douglas Haig finally calls off 1st Battle of the Somme (WWI) - over 1 million killed or wounded
Race riot in East St Louis Illinois, 1 black killed
1st German air attack on England, 100+ killed in East London
Race riots in East St Louis Illinois (40 to 200 reported killed)
Race riot in Houston Texas (2 blacks & 11 whites killed)
In WW I, the 1st US soldiers are killed in combat
Nine police officers and one civilian are killed when a bomb explodes at the Milwaukee, Wisconsin police headquarters building.
Crépy-en-Laonnoise: German artillery shells Paris, 256 killed
World War I: German fighter ace Baron Manfred von Richthofen, known as "The Red Baron", is shot down and killed over Vaux sur Somme in France. Canadian pilot Captain Arthur Roy Brown was credited with the kill.
The Australian steamer Wimmera is sunk by a mine laid north of Cape Maria van Diemen in 1917 by the German raider Wolf; 26 of its 151 passengers and crew were killed
101 killed & 171 injured in worst US train wreck, Nashville, Tenn
Japanese battleship explodes in Bay of Tokayama, 500 killed
Race riot in Chester Pennsylvania (3 blacks & 2 whites killed)
Race riot in Philadelphia (3 whites & 1 black killed)
Race riot in Charleston SC, 2 blacks killed
Sette giugno: Riot in Malta; four are killed.
Race Riot in Washington DC (6 killed, 100 wounded)
Chicago race riot (15 whites & 23 blacks killed, 500 injured)
Tornadoes killed 219 people in Alabama & Mississippi
Italian Fascists shoot from the Parenzana train at a group of children in Strunjan (Slovenia): two children are killed, two mangled and three wounded.
Memorial to Capt Eddie Grant, killed in WW I, unveiled at Polo Grounds
Race riot in Tulsa Oklahoma (21 whites & 60 blacks killed)
Oppau explosion, a storage silo at a BASF fertilizer producing plant explods in Oppau, Germany, 500—600 killed.
Herrin massacre, 19 strikebreakers and 2 union miners are killed in Herrin, Illinois.
Japanese cruiser Niitaka driven onto rocks in storm at Kamchatka, 284 killed
Ku Klux Klan surprise attack on black residential area Rosewood Fla, 8 killed (compensation awarded in 1995)
Rail crash on New Zealand's main trunk line; 17 killed and 28 injured
Teheran, Persia comes under martial law after the American vice consul, Robert Imbrie, is killed by a religious mob enraged by rumors he had poisoned a fountain and killed several people.
During the Communist St Nedelya Church assault in Sofia, 150 are killed and 500 are wounded.
Mohammed Nadir Khan begins coup in Afghanistan, 1200 killed
8.3 earthquake strikes Nan-Shan China, 200,000 killed
Massacre in Vienna: 89 protesters are killed by the Austrian police
St Valentine's Day Massacre in Chicago, 7 gangsters killed, allegedly on Al Capone's orders
Police shoots at strikers at Maastricht, 2 killed
Farmer killed by hail in Lubbock, Texas; only known fatality due to hail
Chicago Tribune reporter Jake Lingle is killed during rush hour at the Illinois Central train station by the Leo Vincent Brothers, allegedly over a $100,000 USD gambling debt owed to Al Capone.
22 people killed by hailstones in Siatista Greece
Earthquake strikes Ariano Italy, 1,500 killed
Ådalen shootings: five people are killed in Ådalen, Sweden, as soldiers open fire on an unarmed trade union demonstration.
The 15th May Incident: in an attempted coup d'état, the Prime Minister of Japan Inukai Tsuyoshi is killed.
Clyde Barrow and two associates kill Sheriff C.G. Maxwell and his deputy, Eugene C. Moore, the first time the Barrow gang killed a lawman
Steamboat SS Observation explodes in NYC East River (71 killed)
Franciszek Żwirko and Stanisław Wigura, Polish Challenge 1932 winners, are killed in a plane crash when their RWD 6 crashes into the ground during a storm.
24 killed at Lancashire mine explosion
Mutiny on "7 Provinces" ends (began Feb 4th), 23 killed
Kansas City Massacre: 1 FBI agent, 4 cops & 1 gangster killed by mob
In East Liverpool, Ohio, notorious bank robber Pretty Boy Floyd is shot and killed by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents.
Walter Liggett American newspaper editor and muckraker killed in gangland murder.
Jose Antonio Primo de Rivera, founder of the Falange is killed by a republican execution squad.
30,000 killed by earthquake in Concepcion Chile
Earthquake hits Chillan Chile, 10,000 killed
German seaplane shoots KLM-aircraft (1 killed)
German U-47 sinks British battleship HMS Royal Oak, 833 killed
4 soviet soldiers killed on Finnish-Russian border
27 killed, 15 injured when truck full of migrant workers collides with a train outside McAllen, Texas
Auschwitz concentration camp opens in Nazi controlled Poland with Polish POWs (approx. 3 million would eventually be killed )
Airplane manufacturer in Woolston bombed, 30 killed
-16] Heavy German air raid on London, 400 killed
Hitler orders for every dead German 100 Yugoslavians to be killed
All elderly Jewish men of Kerenchug Ukraine, are killed by SS
German occupier orders all Dutch homing pigeons killed
WWI: Over 4,000 Canadian & British soldiers killed, wounded or captured raiding Dieppe, France
German assault on Tractor factory, 1000s killed
Hitler orders captured allied commandos to be killed
All 12 passengers and crewmen aboard an American Airlines DC-3 airliner are killed when it is struck by a U.S. Army Air Forces bomber near Palm Springs, California. Amongst the victims is award-winning composer and songwriter Ralph Rainger ("Thanks for the Memory", "Love in Bloom", "Blue Hawaii").
40 NZ bombers attack Haarlem Neth (85 killed)
Strike against obligatory labor camps ends, after 200 killed
2nd day of battle at Kursk: 25,000 German killed
Leningrad liberated from Germany in 880 days with 600,000 killed
2500+ killed in London/SE England by German flying bombs
World War II: Operation Spring - one of the bloodiest days for Canadians during the war: 18,444 casualties, including 5,021 killed.
Allied air raid on train in North Netherlands, 32 killed
Allied air raid on Maastricht, 80+ killed
US B-24 crashes into school in Freckelton England, 76 killed
British submarine Tradewind torpedoes Junyo Maru: 5,600 killed
Luftwaffe bombs Eindhoven: 200 killed
RAF bombs Dinteloord, 54 killed
4,000 shells detonate in RAF arms depot at Fauld, near Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire; village of Hanbury destroyed, at least 70 people killed
US destroyers sink in storm off Philippines, 790 killed
980 Japanese soldiers reportedly killed by crocodiles in 2 days on Ramree Island, Burma
Egyptian Premier Ahmed Maher Pasha is killed in Parliament after reading a decree.
800 killed as Kamikaze attacked USS Franklin off Japan
Iwo Jima occupied, after 22,000 Japanese & 6,000 Americans killed
WWII: German ship "Cap Arcona" laden with prisoners sunk by Royal Air Force in East Sea, 5,800 killed - one of largest maritime losses of life
Bourne End rail crash, Hertfordshire, England killed 43
2 killed & 10 wounded in race riot in Columbia Tenn
An earthquake of magnitude 8.0 hits northern Dominican Republic. 100 are killed and 20,000 are left homeless.
Typhoon Kathleen hit Saitama, Tokyo and Tone River erea, at least 1,930 killed.
35 Haganah members are ambushed & killed in Gush Etzyon
20 Jews killed when a bomb is thrown into Jewish quarter of Cairo
Former Philippine First Lady Aurora Quezon, 61, is assassinated while en route to dedicate a hospital in memory of her late husband; her daughter and 10 others are also killed.
200 killed in train derailment near Nowy Dwor Poland
US Air Force Mustangs accidentally bomb British on Hill 282 Korea, 17 killed
Earthquake hits Formosa, 100 killed
7.8 earthquake shakes Kern County California, 14 killed
Canadian Comet crashes at Karachi, 11 killed
Worcester County tornado (94 killed, 1310 injured, 10,000 homeless)
Betty Jack Davis, singer (w/Skeeter Davis), killed in car crash
Heavy earthquake strikes the Ionian islands, 435 killed
Earthquake/tsunami ravage Aleutians, 200 killed
Earthquake strikes Orleansville Algeria: 1,400 killed
2 killed, many dazed when lightning strikes Ascot racecourse, England
Hundreds killed in anti-French rioting in Morocco & Algeria
(ITV) Commercial TV begins in UK; meanwhile on BBC radio Grace Archer is killed in a barn fire on Brookfield Farm - the BBC denied that this was a spoiler!
Operation Auca: Five U.S. missionaries are killed by the Huaorani of Ecuador shortly after making contact with them.
Heavy earthquake strikes Afghanistan, 400 killed
Venezuelan Super Constellation crashes in NJ, 74 killed
Eight people on the ground in Pacoima, California are killed following the mid-air collision between a Douglas DC-7 airliner and a Northrop F-89 Scorpion fighter jet.
Japanese ferry Nankai Maru capsized off southern Awaji Island, Japan, 167 killed.
Unidentified soldiers killed in WW II & Korean War buried in Arlington
50 killed in uprising in Guinea-Bissau
Heavy earthquake strikes South Persia, 500 killed
Typhoon Mary in China killed at least 1,600
Disaster on USSR (Baikonoer) launch pad, kills missile expert Nedelin & team (165 die-unconfirmed); USSR claims killed in plane crash
2 members of Flying Wallendas' high-wire act killed when their 7-person pyramid collapsed during a performance in Detroit
South-Vietnam pres Ngo Dinh Diem's palace bombed, 1st US killed
69 killed in bus crash (Ahmedabad India)
2 US army officers killed in Saigon
French Boeing 707 crashes at Guadeloupe, 113 killed
In New Zealand, a National Airways Corporation Dakota DC-3 crashes in the Kaimai Ranges; all 23 passengers and crew are killed in what is still New Zealand's worst internal civil aviation accident
Pan Am Flight 214 crashes outside Elkton, Maryland with 81 killed. Only case of lighting causing air crash
-27) race riot in Rochester, New York, 4 killed
India & Ceylon hit by cyclone, about 4,850 killed
Moroccan army shoots on demonstrators, about 100 killed
Volcano explodes on Luzon Philippines; 500 killed
Topeka, Kansas is devastated by a tornado that registers as an "F5" on the Fujita Scale: the first to exceed US$100 million in damages. Sixteen people are killed, hundreds more injured, and thousands of homes damaged or destroyed.
Earthquake strikes Varko Turkey: 2,400 killed
Blacks in Newark, riot, 26 killed, 1500 injured & over 1000 arrested
Race riot in Milwaukee (4 killed)
Liquid gas tanker explodes in Martelange Belgium, 22 killed
6.5 earthquake in West India, 170 killed
Ferry Wahine sinks in Wellington harbour, New Zealand on route from Lyttelton (51 killed)
S Afr Boeing 707 crashes at Windhoek, 122 killed
74 are killed and 150 injured in a football stampede towards a closed exit in a Buenos Aires stadium.
Race riot in Cleveland, 11 including 3 police officers killed
Earthquake destroys Ferdows Persia, 2,000 killed
21 killed by hijackers aboard a Pan Am jet in Karachi Pakistan
Mexico City police fire on protesting students, 300-500 killed
Edward Kennedy pleads guilty to leaving scene of an accident a week after the Chappaquiddick car accident that killed Mary Jo Kopechne
Greek DC-6B crashes in storm at Athens, 93 killed
Bomb attack on bank in Milan, 14 killed
Man-eating tiger is reported to have killed 48, 80 km from New Delhi
Race riots in Augusta Georgia; 6 blacks killed (5 by cops)
British aircraft crashes at Barcelona, 112 killed
The Falls Road curfew in North Ireland, imposed by the British Army while searching for IRA weapons, continues throughout the day; a man is killed by the British Army.
4, including presiding judge, killed in courthouse shootout in San Rafael, California (Police charge Angela Davis provided weapons)
Two Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) officers are killed by the Irish Republican Army (IRA) when they set off a booby trap bomb planted in a car near Crossmaglen, County Armagh
Black Panthers confront cops in Phila (1 cop killed)
An Irish Republican Army (IRA) member, Michael Kane (35), is killed in the premature explosion of the bomb he was planting at an electricity transformer in Belfast
A Protestant man is shot and killed by Loyalists in Belfast, North Ireland
DC-9 crashes in West Virginia, 75 killed
S Korean ferry Namyong-Ho sinks in Strait of Korea, 308 killed
Bernard Watt (28), a Catholic civilian, is shot and killed by the British Army (BA) during street disturbances in Ardoyne, Belfast
James Saunders (22), a member of the IRA, is shot and killed by the British Army during a gun battle near the Oldpark Road, Belfast
5 men are killed near a BBC transmitter on Brougher Mountain, County Tyrone, in a landmine attack carried out by the Irish Republican Army
Two Royal Ulster Constabulary officers are shot and killed by the Irish Republican Army while on a mobile patrol in the Ardoyne area of Belfast, North Ireland
Gun battle between Official Irish Republican Army and Provisional IRA leave 1 man was killed; the feud between the two wings of the IRA had been developing since the split in 1970
Three off-duty Scottish soldiers are killed by the Provisional Irish Republican Army; 4000 shipyard workers take to the streets to demand internment in response
Three members of the Royal Highland Fusiliers (a regiment of the British Army) are killed by members of the Irish Republican Army
A British soldier is killed by members of the Official Irish Republican Army in Belfast
A member of the Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA) is killed in a premature explosion in County Tipperary, Republic of Ireland
Failed attempt on King Hassan II Shirat Morocco, 101 killed
A baby girl and an Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR) soldier are killed in separate shooting incidents in Northern Ireland
Two British soldiers are killed in separate shooting incidents in County Tyrone, Northern Ireland
2 members of the Official Irish Republican Army are killed in a premature bomb explosion
2 killed in Memphis racial disturbances
A member of the Irish Republican Army (IRA) is killed in a premature bomb explosion in Lurgan, County Armagh
A woman is killed after members of the Irish Republican Army carry out an attack on British soldiers in Strabane, County Tyrone
A British Army bomb-disposal specialist is killed by a bomb in Lurgan, County Armagh
A bomb explodes outside a furniture showroom on the mainly-Protestant and loyalist Shankill Road, Belfast; four civilians (including two babies) were killed and nineteen wounded
A publican is killed as he tried to remove a bomb from his pub, Northern Ireland
A member of the Irish Republican Army is killed in a premature bomb explosion in Santry, Dublin.
'Bloody Sunday': 27 unarmed civilians are shot (of whom 14 were killed) by the British Army during a civil rights march in Derry; this is the highest death toll from a single shooting incident during 'the Troubles'
Funerals of eleven of those killed on Bloody Sunday: in Dublin, over 30,000 march to the British Embassy, carrying thirteen replica coffins and black flags; they attack the Embassy with stones and bottles, then petrol bombs eventually burning it to the ground
Two IRA members are killed when a bomb they were planting exploded prematurely
Two British soldiers are killed in a land mine attack near Cullyhanna, County Armagh; An IRA member is shot dead during an exchange of gunfire with RUC officers
Aldershot bombing: seven people killed by an Official IRA car bomb at Aldershot Barracks in England; thought to be in retaliation for Bloody Sunday
Two British soldiers killed when attempting to defuse a bomb in Belfast; an RUC officer iskilled in an IRA attack in Coalisland, County Tyrone
19 mountain climbers killed on Japan's Mount Fuji during an avalanche
Donegall Street bombing: the Provisional Irish Republican Army detonate its first car bomb on Donegall Street in Belfast; four civilians, two RUC officers and a UDR soldier killed while 148 people were wounded
Two British soldiers are killed in a bomb attack in Derry
An 11-year-old boy killed by a rubber bullet fired by the British Army in Belfast; he was the first to die from a rubber bullet impact
Four Provisional Irish Republican Army volunteers and four civilians killed when a bomb they were preparing exploded prematurely at a house in Belfast
US bombs Haiphong, North-Vietnam; 1000s killed
9 firefighters are killed in the Hotel Vendome fire in Boston
3 members of the British Army are killed by an Irish Republican Army (IRA) bomb in a derelict house near Lurgan, County Down
Two Catholic civilians are shot and killed in Belfast by Loyalist paramilitaries, probably the Ulster Defence Association (UDA)
Two Protestant brothers are found shot dead outside of Belfast (There was speculation that they were killed by Loyalists because they had Catholic girlfriends)
7 people are killed in separate incidents across Northern Ireland
Bloody Friday: within the space of seventy-five minutes, the Provisional Irish Republican Army explode twenty-two bombs in Belfast; six civilians, two British Army soldiers and one UDA volunteer were killed, 130 injured
Claudy bombing: nine civilians were killed when three car bombs exploded in County Londonderry, North Ireland; no group has since claimed responsibility
Two IRA members are killed when a bomb they were transporting exploded prematurely
2 British soldiers are killed by an IRA booby trap bomb in Belfast
IRA bomb explodes prematurely at a customs post at Newry, County Down - 9 people, including three members of the IRA and five Catholic civilians, are killed in the explosion
11 Israeli athletes taken hostage and later killed by Palestinian Black September group at the Munich Olympics
3 British soldiers are killed in a land mine attack near Dungannon, County Tyrone
2 people are killed and 1 mortally wounded in a Ulster Volunteer Force bomb attack on the Imperial Hotel, Belfast
2 Catholic children (6 and 4) playing on the street are killed in a Ulster Freedom Fighters (UFF) car bomb attack on a bar in Ship Street, Belfast
2 British soldiers are killed in a booby trap bomb in Cullyhanna, County Armagh
2 members of the IRA are killed in a premature bomb explosion in the Bogside area of Derry
2 people killed and 127 injured when 2 car bombs explode in the centre of Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Five civilians (four Catholics, one Protestant) killed in gun attack on the Top of the Hill Bar in Derry, North Ireland
6.25 earthquake strikes Managua Nicaragua, 12,000+ killed
2 people are killed in a Loyalist bomb attack on the village of Belturbet, County Cavan, Republic of Ireland
2 Royal Ulster Constabulary officers are killed in Derry by a booby-trap bomb attached to their car by the Irish Republican Army
Funeral for LC William Nolde, last US soldier killed in Vietnam War
Five British Army soldiers are killed by a Provisional Irish Republican Army booby-trap bomb in Omagh, County Tyrone
At Paris air show, Tupolev 144, a Soviet supersonic airliner ("Concorde-ski"), crashes, 15 killed
Coleraine bombings: six Protestant civilians were killed and 33 wounded by a Provisional Irish Republican Army car bomb in Coleraine, County Londonderry
Ezeiza massacre in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Snipers fire upon left-wing Peronists. At least 13 are killed and more than 300 are injured.
On Plesetsk Cosmodrome, USSR, 9 people are killed in an explosion of a Cosmos 3-M rocket.
Brazilian Boeing 707 crashes near Paris, 122 killed
Tanks attack Thailand demonstrating students, 300 killed
Greek regime attacks students with tanks, 100s killed
French Caravelle crashes in Morocco, 106 killed
Provisional Irish Republican Army bomb explodes on a bus as it traveled along the M62 motorway in West Yorkshire, England carrying British Army soldiers and some of their family members; nine British Army soldiers and three civilians are killed
The Super Outbreak : tornadoes in the east, south & midwest United States killed approximately 315 people, with nearly 5,500 injured
Six Catholic civilians killed and eighteen wounded when the UVF explode a bomb at Rose & Crown Bar on Ormeau Road, Belfast
Symbionese Liberation Army destroyed in shoot-out, 6 killed
Mail truck terrorists take school in Maalot, 30 killed
Ma'alot massacre: A total of 31 people, including hostage takers, are killed.
Italian fascists bomb demonstrators in Brescia, 6 killed
Hurricane/floods ravage Bangladesh, 4,000 killed
Train accident at Zagreb Yugoslavia, 121 killed
Birmingham pub bombings: 21 civilians killed when bombs explode at two pubs in Birmingham, England (This was the deadliest attack in England during "the Troubles")
6.3 earthquake strikes Pakistan: 5200 killed
41 killed in London Underground, as train speeds past final stop
130 killed as USAF plane evacuating Vietnamese orphans crashes
Six Catholic civilians are killed in a Ulster Volunteer Force gun and grenade attack on Strand Bar in Belfast, North Ireland
Two FBI agents and a member of the American Indian Movement are killed in a shootout on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota; Leonard Peltier is later convicted of the murders in a controversial trial.
Four British soldiers are killed by a Provisional Irish Republican Army remote-controlled bomb near Forkill, County Armagh; the attack was the first major breach of a February truce
Bayardo Bar attack: Provisional Irish Republican Army volunteers carry out a gun and bomb attack on a pub in Belfast frequented by Ulster Volunteer Force commanders; 4 Protestant civilians and 1 UVF member are killed
5 Protestant civilians are killed and 7 were wounded in a Provisional Irish Republican Army gun attack on Tullyvallen Orange Hall near Newtownhamilton, County Armagh
Four Ulster Volunteer Force members killed after a bomb they are carrying prematurely explodes in Farrenlester, near Coleraine
Drummuckavall Ambush: 3 British Army soldiers are killed and one captured when the Provisional Irish Republican Army attack a watchtower in South Armagh, North Ireland
7 South Moluccans hijack train at Wijster Drente, 3 killed
11 killed, 75 hurt by terrorist bomb at LaGuardia Airport in NYC
5 workers are killed by the police in a demonstration in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain.
4 Catholic civilians (including 2 children) are killed and twelve wounded when the Ulster Volunteer Force explode a car bomb at Hillcrest Bar, Dungannon
Earthquake in Uzbekistan: thousands killed
Ramble Inn attack: the Ulster Volunteer Force killed 6 civilians (5 Protestants, 1 Catholic) in a gun attack at a pub near Antrim; the pub was targeted because it was owned by Catholics
A Provisional Irish Republican Army volunteer is shot dead by the British Army as he drove along a road in Belfast; his car then went out of control and killed 3 children, sparking a series of "peace rallies" throughout the month by a group that became known as 'Peace People'
Christian militia conquer Palestinian camp Tell al-Za'tar, 2000 killed
Cubana Flight 455 crashes into the Atlantic Ocean after two bombs, placed by terrorists with connections to the CIA, exploded onboard shortly after taking off from Bridgetown, Barbados. All 73 people on-board were killed.
A Bolivian Boeing 707 cargo jet crashes in Santa Cruz, Bolivia killing 100 (97, mostly children, killed on the ground).
In Kozani, Greece, 50 people arere killed when an Olympic Airways flight crashed into mountainous terrain after being diverted to Kozani due to poor weather in Larissa
Egyptian SS Patria sinks in Red Sea, about 100 killed
28 people are killed in the Guatemala City air disaster.
36 people are killed in Taksim Square, Istanbul, during the Labour Day celebrations.
Hotel Poland in Amsterdam destroyed by fire, 33 killed
165 killed in a fire at Beverly Hills Supper Club in Kentucky
2 girls are killed by a runaway car outside of Graceland
In Alicante, Spain, fascists attack a group of MCPV militants and sympathizers, and one MCPV sympathizer is killed.
Six killed in Lynyrd Skynyrd plane crash in McComb, Mississippi including band members Ronnie Vanzant, Steve Gains, Cassie Gaines and Dean kilpatrick
39 killed in an earthen dam burst at Toccoa Falls Bible College, Ga
La Mon restaurant bombing: 11 civilians and 1 RUC officer are killed and 30 wounded by a Provisional Irish Republican Army incendiary bomb at the La Mon Restaurant near Belfast
Terrorists attack mail truck at Tel Aviv, 45 killed
Red Brigade kidnaps former premier Aldo Moro in Italy, 5 killed
Auto with liquid gas crashes & explodes in Spain, 160 killed
Bomb attack in Beirut, 175 killed
Iranian army fires on Khomeini followers in Teheran, 100s killed
Syrian & Palestinians shoot in East Beirut, 1,300 killed
In Kabul, Muslims kidnap the American ambassador to Afghanistan, Adolph Dubs who is later killed during a gunfight between his kidnappers and police.
Airey Neave, a British politician, is killed by a car bomb as he exits the Palace of Westminster. The Irish National Liberation Army claims responsibility.
Four Royal Ulster Constabulary officers are killed by a Provisional Irish Republican Army van bomb in Bessbrook, County Armagh; the bomb is believed to be the largest PIRA bomb used up to that point
2 Russian passenger planes collide above Ukraine, 173 killed
Warrenpoint ambush: 18 British Army soldiers were killed when the Provisional Irish Republican Army explode two roadside bombs as a British convoy passed Narrow Water Castle near Warrenpoint
Two RAF Hawker Siddeley Harrier jump-jets from RAF Wittering collide over the UK. Both pilots ejected safely. One of the jets broke up in midair and fell harmlessly into a field but the other dropped onto the centre of Wisbech in Cambridgeshire, destroying two houses and a bungalow. Several people were injured in the accident and three people were killed.
US DC-10 crashes at Mexico-City, 74 killed
Sji'ieten occupies great mosque of Mecca, 100s killed
4 British Army soldiers are killed by a PIRA landmine near Dungannon, County Tyrone. Another British Army soldier was killed by a PIRA landmine near Forkill, County Armagh
Major race riot in Miami Florida - 16 killed, 300 injured
South Korean police ends people's uprising; 2,000 killed
Battle between police & demonstrators in Capetown, 34 killed
Fascist bomb attack on Bologna Italy train station, 86 killed
Hurricane Allen ravages Caribisch area, about 70 killed
Bomb attack on Octoberfest in Munich, 12 killed
4 American Maryknoll nuns killed by death squads in El Salvador
8 killed & 198 injured by fire at Las Vegas Hilton
2 workers killed in space shuttle Columbia accident
5 British Army soldiers are killed when their armoured vehicle is ripped apart by a Provisional Irish Republican Army roadside bomb near Bessbrook, County Armagh
A passenger train travelling between Mansi and Saharsa, India, jumps the tracks at a bridge crossing the Bagmati river. The government places the official death toll at 268 plus another 300 missing; however, it is generally believed that the actual figure is closer to 1,000 killed.
Battle between Moslems & Christians in Cairo, 14 killed
Bomb attack on headquarters of Islamic Party in Teheran, 72 killed
Fulton County (Atlanta) grand jury indicts Wayne B William 23 year old photographers, for murder of 2 of 28 blacks killed in Atlanta
Part of Hyatt Regency Hotel KC caves in (113 killed)
Yugoslavian charter flight crashes into Mont San-Pietro in Corsica, 180 killed
7 miners killed in an explosion in Craynor Ky
The Provisional Irish Republican Army explode bombs in Belfast, Derry, Armagh, Ballymena, Bessbrook and Magherafelt; 2 civilians are killed and 12 injured
Train crash at Aalter Belgium, 5 killed
Hyde Park and Regent's Park bombings: 11 British soldiers and 7 military horses killed in Provisional Irish Republican Army bomb attacks during military ceremonies in London
Droppin Well bombing: 11 British soldiers and 6 civilians are killed by an Irish National Liberation Army (INLA) time bomb at the Droppin' Well Bar in Ballykelly, County Londonderry
Norman Mayer holds Washington Monument hostage, demanding an end to nuclear weapons. Is killed by police after 10 hrs (he had no explosives)
5 killed in a fire at a Ramada Inn in Fort Worth, Tx
8 killed, 54 wounded, by Armenian extremists bomb at Orly, France
20 killed in Britain's worst helicopter accident
11 killed in anti Marcos demonstrations in Manila
US Marine peacekeeper Sgt Allen Soifert killed by sniper in Beirut
Two correctional officers are killed by inmates in Marion, Illinois. The incident inspired the Supermax model of prisons.
Bomb attack on Israeli headquarter in Tyrus Lebanon, 60 killed
12 killed by a car bomb shattering 9-story building in west Beirut
Ravindara Mhatrem, Indian diplomat, kidnapped in England (killed 0203)
Former member of South African Congress of Trade Unions (SACTU), Jeannette Schoon, and her six-year old daughter, Katryn, are killed by a letter bomb at Lubango, in northern Angola
Venz commandos terminate hijacking of an aircraft, 2 killed
Bomb attack on Madras India airport, 32 killed
French colonies killed 10 Kanaken in New Caledonia
Fire at Wilberg Mine in central Utah killed 27 people
150 killed when a Spanish jetliner crashed approaching Bilbao, Spain
Bloodbath at Langa (Uitenhage) South-Africa, 19 killed
Philadelphia police attack a house held by group "Move", 11 killed
Cyclone ravages Bangladesh; 11,000 killed
Train crash at Flaujac, France: 35 killed
Airtours Boeing-737 crashes at airport of Manchester, 55 killed
Earthquake strikes Mexico, 2,000 killed
8 killed as roof collapses in Brussel's supermarket
Israeli air raid on PLO-headquarter at Tunis, 68 killed
Shite Moslems claim to have killed hostage William Buckley
Surprise attack on Belgium supermarket in Aalst, 8 killed
Volcano Nevado del Ruiz Colombia erupts, 1000s killed
Egyptian commandos storm captured Boeing in Malta, 60 killed
Computer store owner in Sacramento California killed by package bomb
Bomb attack in East-Beirut, 27 killed
1984 Summer Olympics head of the LAPD bomb squad, Arleigh McCree, and his partner Officer Ronald Ball of the Firearms and explosives unit were killed while trying to dismantle two pipe bombs when they responded to a call. McCree was recognized as one of the top explosive experts in the world.
4 US passengers killed by bomb at TWA counter Athens Airport Greece
US soldier & Turkish woman killed in West Berlin disco bombing
"Dallas" announces it will revive killed Bobby Ewing character
Ferry boat Shamia sinks on Maghna River Bangladesh, 600 killed
Battles in Beirut; 53 killed
10 killed & 60 injured at ETA-bomb attack in Madrid
Bomb attack in East Beirut, 25 killed
Bomb attack in West-Beirut, 30 killed
Sudan rebels shoot a Fokker's F-27 down, 57 killed
Karachi Pakistan army storms hijacked US B-747, 19 killed
Attack on synagogue in Istanbul, 23 killed
Failed assassination attempt on Chilean dictator Pinochet, 5 killed
Bomb attack in Paris, 2 killed
Bomb explosion on airport Kimpo at Seoul, 5 killed
Fire in Kinross gold mine, Transvaal South Africa, 177 killed
Bomb attack in Paris, 6 killed
Russian Tupolev-134 crashes in East Berlin, 70 killed
150 killed during race riot in Karachi
Captured Iraqi Airways Boeing-737 in Saudi Arabia, about 60 killed
Chinese/Vietnamese border fights, 1500 killed
Tamil bomb attack in Colombo Sri Lanka, 115 killed
Sri Lanka Air Force bomb Tamil, 100s killed
28 construction workers killed in an apt collapse in Bridgeport, Ct
American engineer Ben Linder is killed in an ambush by U.S.-funded Contras in northern Nicaragua.
30 killed in a Texas tornado
ETA bomb attack in Barcelona, 15 killed
Battle between Iranian pilgrims & Saudi-Arabian troops, 402 killed
6 killed by an earthquake measuring 6.1 in LA
IRA bomb attack in Enniskillen, North Ireland, 11 killed
US Lt Col Williamm Higgins kidnapped by Lebanese terrorists & later killed
Anti-Armenian pogrom in Azerbaijan, 30 killed
North Ireland Protestant fires on Catholic funeral, 3 killed
Many killed at demonstration against general Ne Win in Rangoon
32 people are killed and 1,674 injured when a bridge at the Sultan Abdul Halim ferry terminal collapses in Butterworth, Malaysia.
-11] Army in Rangoon shoots on students, 5-10,000 killed
Pakistani President Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq and U.S. Ambassador Arnold Raphel are killed in a plane crash.
6.5 earthquake strikes India/Nepal, 1,000s killed
70 killed in crash of three Italian air force fighters at air show at Ramstein, Germany
Estimated by this date 50,000 Kurdish civilians and soldiers killed by Iraq, many using chemical weapons, in aftermath of Iran-Iraq War
Cyclone lashes Bangladesh, Eastern India; 317 killed
6.9 earthquake in Spitak, Armenia (25,000 killed, 5,000,000 homeless)
5 Pakistani Moslem rioters killed protesting "Satanic Verses" novel
2 hot-air balloons crash at Alice Springs, Australia, 13 killed
6 Jesuit priests are killed by El Salvadorian troops
Deutsche Bank board member Alfred Herrhausen is killed by a Red Army Faction terrorist bomb.
50 killed at Inkatha-UDF battle in Natal, South Africa
3 passengers killed & 162 injured as subway train derails (Phila)
42 killed in exhibition soccer match in Johannesburg, South Africa
7 of Reba McEntire band members are killed in a plane crash
Senator John Heinz of Pennsylvania and six others are killed when a helicopter collides with their plane over an elementary school in Merion, Pennsylvania.
23 killed in Kansas & Oklahoma by tornadoes
In Bangladesh a cyclone killed over 131,000 & left 9 million homeless
A spectator is killed by lightning at US Open Golf tournament
Six persons are killed and eighteen injured when gunmen open fire on a crowded commuter train in Soweto, South Africa
400,000 demonstrate for democracy in Madagascar, 31 killed
Three faculty, and one staff member of the department of physics and astronomy, were killed, along with one administrator, when physics graduate student Gang Lu went on a shooting rampage at the University of Iowa.
Ferry boat Salem Express sinks in Red Sea, 476 killed
Khojaly massacre: about 613 civilians killed by Armenian armed forces during the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh region of Azerbaijan
28 killed in truck bombing of Israeli embassy in Buenos Aires, Arg
Polish ferry boat John Heweliusz sinks, 52 killed
317 killed by bomb attacks in Bombay
86 killed by bomb attack in Calcutta
South Dakota governor George Mickelson and seven others are killed when a state-owned aircraft crashed lands in Iowa.
7.8 earthquake hits Hokkaido Japan, 160 killed
China Northwest Airlines BAe146-300 crashes at Yinchuan, 55 killed
Boeing 737-500 crashes in South Korea, 66 killed
Mafia bombs historical buildings in Rome/Milan/Vatican City, 5 killed
Inkatha-arm forces killed 49 ANC-followers in Johannesburg
Train crash in tunnel at Vega de Anzo Spain, 12 killed
Tropical storm Brett ravages Venezuela, 118 killed
Tropical storm Bret ravages Venezuela, about 100 killed
Hotel in Nakhon Ratchasima Thailand, collapses, 114 killed
Yak-40 crashes in Tadzjikistan, 79 killed/1 lives
Dam breaks in Qinghai West China, 223 killed
Jakovlev-42 crashes in Tadzjikistan, 76 killed
1st Israeli killed by Islamics after PLO signs peace accord
Gas field in Caracas explodes, 53 killed
6.4 earthquake at Latur, India, 28,000 killed
Battle at TV station Ostankino/Moscow townhall, about 25 killed
Battle of Mogadishu: In an attempt to capture officials of warlord Mohamed Farrah Aidid's organisation in Mogadishu, Somalia, 18 US Soldiers and about 1,000 Somalis are killed in heavy fighting.
Massive Moslem demonstrate in Xining China PR, 12 killed
Ferry boat leaves for west coast of South Korea, 120 killed
IRA bomb attack on fish & chips restaurant in Belfast, 10 killed
Seven people killed by IRA bomb attack in Belfast
25 people killed during Ghana-Ivory Coast soccer match
Chinese MD82 makes crash landing at Urumqi, 12 killed
Antonov AN-124 flies in South Iran against mountain: 17 killed
27 killed at prison in Morazan, El Salvador
Algerian Moslem fundamentalists uprising, 27 killed
Jakovlev-42 crashes into mountain at Ohrid Macedonia, 116 killed
30 killed at religious rebellion in Algeria
Storm hits West Europe, 11 killed in England
Fire in textile factory in Fuzjou China, 60 killed
C-130 flies into a Philippines hill & explodes, 16 killed
Y-12 crashes at Phonesavanh, Laos: 18 killed
Antonov-26 crashes at Gyumri, Armenia, 36 killed
100s killed in Venezuela in prison revolt
Tupolev-154M crashes at Irkutsk, Siberia: 122 killed
Maronite church near Beirut bombed, 10 killed
B737 collides with Ilyushin-86 in New Dehli, at least 8 killed
Oil tank/airship crash at Bosporus (huge fire/15+ killed)
Iran transport aircraft crashes in Azerbaijan (32 killed)
Russian Airbus A-310 crashes in Siberia (74-75 killed)
Church in Piedmont Alabama collapses in tornado, 19 killed
Armed Zulus demonstrate in Johannesburg, over 53 killed
KLM Saab 340B crashes at Schiphol, 3 killed
Serbian army bombs hospital in Goradze Bosnia, 47 killed
Serbian army bombs distress clinic in Goradze Bosnia, 28 killed
Bomb attack in center of Johannesburg, 9 killed
Bomb attack on taxi stand in Johannesburg, 10 killed
Fishing boat with school children capsize at Lanaka Syria, 46 killed
Taiwan Airbus A-300 crashes at Nagoya Japan, 262 killed
-3] Tornado & hail storms hit Jiangxi China, 95 killed
Bus crashes into a tree at Gdansk Poland, 32 killed
Chinook helicopter crashes in North Scotland (29 killed)
5.9 earthquake/floods SE Java (150+ killed)
6.0 earthquake/avalanche destroys Toez Colombia (about 1000 killed)
Tupolev-154M crashes at Xian China, 160 killed
Angolan plane bombs school in Waku Kungo (89 killed)
Bomb attack on Islamic temple in Mashad Iran (70 killed)
Air Ivory Fokker-27 crashes at Abidjan (16 killed/1 lives)
Airbus A330 crash at Toulouse France (7 killed)
Fokker's-28 crashes at Tidjikja, Mauritania (94 killed)
US Air DC-9 crash in North Carolina, 37 killed
The deadliest day in Texas traffic history, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety. Forty six people were killed in crashes.
Gas explosion at old age home in Milan, 27 killed
Bomb attack on Jewish center AMIA in Buenos Aires, 86 killed
Bomb explosion in Alas Airlines at Colon Panama, 21 killed
Turkish air force bombs Kurds, struggle in Iraq, 70 killed
Train crash in Havana Cuba, 6 killed
Explosion in lead/zinc mine in Guangxi China, 120+ killed
Antonov-12 crashes at Boda, Eastern Siberia, 47 killed
Panic in church of Brazzaville: 142 killed
Train crash in Tbilisi Georgia, 24 killed
Ferry boat sinks at Chandpur Bangladesh, 300-350 killed
-23] Typhoon Fred ravages Chinese county Zhejiang, 700+ killed
Royal Air Maroc ATR-42 crash down at Agadir, 44 killed
Tu-22 crashes into Aeroflot Tu-134a at Zhukovsky, 7 killed
Iranian Fokker F28 explode between Isfahan & Teheran: 66 killed
160 killed in fighting in Tsjetsjenie (Chechnya)
Bomb attack on opposition in Sri Lanka, 55+ killed
Susan Smith claims her 2 kids were carjack (she actually killed them)
Antonov AN-12 having an accident at Ust-Ilimsk Kaluga, 21 killed
American Eagle ATR-72 crash down at Gary, Indiana: 68 killed
Benzine explosion in Dronka Egypt, 400+ killed
Yak-40 accident in north of Peru, 8 killed
Fire in disco in Fuxin, North-China, 233 killed
Fire in cinema in Karamay China, 310 killed
B737-400 flies into a mountain at Edremit East Turkey, 54 killed
Bus crashes in Luzon Philippines, 29 killed
Lockheed C-140 Jetstar crashes at Isfahan Persia, 18 killed
Palestinian bomb attack in Beit Lid Israel, 21-22 killed
Car bomb explodes in Algiers, 42 killed/296 injured
6.4 earthquake at Trujillo, Colombia (46+ killed)
Bomb attack on train in Assam India (27 soldiers killed)
Car bomb explodes in Zakho, North-Iraq (54-80 killed)
Ferry boat sinks off Sumbe Angola, 42+ killed
Car bomb explodes in Karachi at shiite mosque, 17+ killed
Poison Gas released in Tokyo subway 12 killed, 4,700 injured
In South Africa, 104 miners killed in an elevator accident
A gas bottle explodes in Saint Michel station of line B of the RER (Paris regional train network). Eight are killed and 80 wounded.
E-3B AWACS crashed outside of Elmendorf AFB, Alaska after multiple bird strikes to two of the four engines soon after takeoff; all 24 on board killed
Hamas operative Yahya Ayyash is killed by an Israeli-planted booby-trapped cell phone.
Gino Gallagher, the suspected leader of the Irish National Liberation Army, is killed while waiting in line for his unemployment benefit.
In Lebanon, at least 106 civilians are killed when the Israel Defense Forces accidentally shell the UN compound at Quana.
Bomb explodes at Atlanta Olympic Park, 1 killed, 110 injured
Eighty-four people are killed and more than 180 injured as 47,000 football fans attempt to squeeze into the 36,000-seat Estadio Mateo Flores in Guatemala City.
Thalit massacre begins in Algeria; all but 1 of the 53 inhabitants of Thalit are killed by guerrillas.
Haouch Khemisti massacre in Algeria - 93 villagers killed.
Omaria massacre in Algeria: 42 villagers are killed.
The Dairat Labguer massacre in Algeria; 50 people are killed.
Si Zerrouk massacre in Algeria; about 50 people killed.
Oued El-Had and Mezouara massacre in Algeria; 40-76 villagers killed.
Souhane massacre in Algeria; over 60 people are killed and 15 kidnapped.
Beni-Ali massacre in Algeria; 60-100 people killed.
At least 98 villagers are killed by the GIA in the Rais massacre, Algeria.
Guelb El-Kebir massacre in Algeria; 53 killed.
Bentalha massacre in Algeria; over 200 villagers killed.
Sidi Daoud massacre in Algeria; 43 killed at a fake roadblock.
In Luxor, Egypt, 62 people are killed by 6 Islamic militants outside the Temple of Hatshepsut, known as Luxor massacre (The police then kill the assailants).
Twenty-five are killed in the second Souhane massacre in Algeria.
In the worst incident in Algeria's insurgency, the Wilaya of Relizane massacres, 400 people are killed from four villages.
Wilaya of Relizane massacres in Algeria: over 170 are killed in three remote villages.
Sidi-Hamed massacre takes place in Algeria, over 100 people are killed.
Woman's Clinic in Birmingham Ala bombed, 1 killed
Oued Bouaicha massacre in Algeria; 52 people killed with axes and knives, 32 of them babies under the age of 2.
Omagh bomb in Northern Ireland, the worst terrorist incident of The Troubles, killed 29 people and injured about 220
Swissair Flight 111 crashes near Peggys Cove, Nova Scotia. All 229 people on board are killed.
Tadjena massacre: 81 people are killed by armed groups in Algeria.
The Racak incident: 45 Albanians in the Kosovo village of Racak are killed by Yugoslav security forces.
NATO mistakenly bombs a convoy of ethnic Albanian refugees - Yugoslav officials say 75 people are killed.
Kosovo War: In Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, three Chinese citizens are killed and 20 wounded when a NATO aircraft bombs the Chinese embassy in Belgrade.
A jury finds The Jenny Jones Show and Warner Bros. liable in the shooting death of Scott Amedure, after the show purposely deceived Jonathan Schmitz to appear on a secret same-sex crush episode. Schmitz later killed Amedure and the jury awarded Amedure's family $25 million USD.
At the Putim maximum security prison in Brazil, 345 prisoners run from the main gate in the largest jailbreak in Brazilian history, marking the 10th escape for the three-year-old facility. In the ensuing manhunt, two fugitives are killed and five innocent bystanders are accidentally jailed.
John F. Kennedy Jr., his wife Carolyn Bessette Kennedy, and sister-in-law Lauren Bessette are killed in a plane crash off the coast of Martha's Vineyard. The Piper Saratoga aircraft was piloted by Kennedy.
Beni Ounif massacre in Algeria; some 29 people are killed at a false roadblock near the Moroccan border, leading to temporary tensions with Morocco.
Bomb explodes in Moscow, Russia. At least 119 people are killed.
TAESA Flight 725, crashes a few minutes after leaving the Uruapan airport en-route to Mexico City. 18 people were killed in the accident.
In College Station, Texas, 12 are killed and 27 injured at Texas A&M University when a massive bonfire under construction collapses.
Nineteen US Marines are killed when a V-22 Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft crashes near Marana, Arizona.
Police fired tear gas at fans during a World Cup qualifying soccer game between Zimbabwe and South Africa, setting off a stampede that killed twelve people in Harare, Zimbabwe
540-metre (1,772 ft)-tall Ostankino Tower in Moscow catches fire, three people are killed.
Six passengers and four railway staff are killed and a further 82 people suffer serious injuries in the Selby rail crash.
A federal grand jury in Alexandria, Virginia, indicts 13 Saudis and a Lebanese in the 1996 bombing of the Khobar Towers in Saudi Arabia that killed 19 American servicemen.
Pope John Paul II beatifies 28 Ukrainian Greek Catholics, including 27 martyrs most of whom were killed by the Soviet secret police. Beatification takes place at the service in Lviv, western Ukraine during his first visit to this country.
Siberia Airlines Flight 1812: a Sibir Airlines Tupolev TU-154 crashes into the Black Sea after being struck by an errant Ukrainian S-200 missile. 78 people are killed.
Journalists Pierre Billaud, Johanne Sutton and Volker Handloik are killed in Afghanistan during an attack on the convoy they were traveling on top off.
the Indian Parliament Sansad is attacked by terrorists. 15 people are killed, including all the terrorists.
Mesa Redonda shopping center fire, Lima, Peru, at least 291 killed.
Angolan political and rebel leader Jonas Savimbi is killed in a military ambush.
Multinational Force in Afghanistan: Seven American Special Operations Forces soldiers are killed as they attempt to infiltrate the Shahi Kot Valley on a low-flying helicopter reconnaissance mission.
Four Canadian Forces soldiers are killed in Afghanistan by friendly fire from two United States Air Force F-16s, the first deaths in a combat zone for Canada since the Korean War.
Dutch politician Pim Fortuyn is shot and killed by an animal rights activist.
12 people are killed in a fire on board a train headed for Vienna from Paris.
In Nigeria, more than 100 people are killed at an attack aimed at the contestants of the Miss World contest.
In Haifa, 17 Israeli civilians are killed by a Hamas suicide bomb in the Haifa bus 37 massacre.
In Nasiriyah, Iraq, 11 soldiers of the 507th Maintenance Company as well as 18 U.S. Marines are killed during the first major conflict of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
U.S. troops in Baghdad capture Abu Abbas, leader of the Palestinian group that killed an American on the hijacked cruise liner the Achille Lauro in 1985.
In Casablanca, Morocco, 33 civilians are killed and more than 100 people are injured in the Casablanca terrorist attacks.
Maxim restaurant suicide bombing in Haifa, Israel: 21 Israelis, Jews and Arabs, are killed, and 51 others wounded.
Iraq war: In Nasiriya, Iraq, at least 23 people, among them the first Italian casualties of the 2003 Iraq war are killed in a suicide bomb attack on an Italian police base.
Macedonian President Boris Trajkovski is killed in a plane crash near Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Unrest in Kosovo results in more than 22 killed, 200 wounded, and the destruction of 35 Serb Orthodox shrines in Kosovo and two mosques in Belgrade and Nis.
A truck and a bus crash head-on in Äänekoski, Finland. 24 people are killed and 13 injured.
Ahmed Yassin, co-founder and leader of the Palestinian Sunni Islamist militant group Hamas, and bodyguards are killed in the Gaza Strip when hit by Israeli Air Force AH-64 Apache fired Hellfire missiles.
In Fallujah, Iraq, 4 American private military contractors working for Blackwater USA, are killed and their bodies mutilated after being ambushed.
Chechen president Akhmad Kadyrov is killed in a land mine bomb blast under a VIP stage during a World War II memorial victory parade in Grozny, Chechnya.
All passengers are killed when a helicopter crashes in the Aegean Sea. Passengers include Patriarch Peter VII of Alexandria and 16 others (including journalists and bishops of the Greek Orthodox Church of Alexandria).
At least 1,070 in Haiti reported killed by floods due to Hurricane Jeanne
10 people, including 4 family members of Rick Hendrick, are killed in a plane crash near Martinsville Speedway. The plane was owned by NASCAR team Hendrick Motorsports.
The island of Dominica is hit by the most destructive earthquake in its history. The northern half of the island receives the most damage, especially the town of Portsmouth. It is also felt in neighboring Guadeloupe, where one person is killed as a result.
Seven people are killed and 151 wounded in a series of bombings by suspected Al-Qaeda-linked militants that hit the Philippines' Makati financial district in Metro Manila, Davao City, and General Santos City.
A magnitude 6.6 earthquake hits Fukuoka, Japan, its first major quake in over 100 years. One person is killed, hundreds are injured and evacuated.
Jean Charles de Menezes is killed by police as the hunt begins for the London Bombers. See 7 July 2005 London bombings and 21 July 2005 London bombings
Rigoberto Alpizar, a passenger on American Airlines Flight 924 who allegedly claimed to have a bomb, is shot and killed by a team of US federal air marshals at Miami International Airport.
Over 150 Chadian soldiers are killed in eastern Chad by members of the rebel UFDC. The rebel movement sought to overthrow Chadian president Idriss Deby.
Over 60 tornadoes break out, hardest hit is Tennessee with 29 people killed.
Four Canadian soldiers are killed 75 kilometers north of Kandahar, Afghanistan by a roadside bomb planted by Taliban militants, the worst single day combat loss for the Canadian army since the Korean War.
At least 122 people are killed after a Sibir Airlines Airbus A310 passenger jet, carrying 200 passengers on board veers off the runway while landing at Irkutsk Airport in Siberia in wet conditions.
209 people are killed in a series of bomb attacks in Mumbai, India.
2007 Karachi riots, which killed over 50 people in Karachi and above 100 injured, on the arrival of Chief Justice of Pakistan; Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry in Karachi city.
Two car bombs go off at the Constitutional Court building in Algiers and the United Nations office. An estimated 45 people are killed in the bombings.
A major tornado outbreak across the Southern United States leaves at least 58 dead, the most since the May 31, 1985 outbreak that killed 88.
28th Golden Raspberry Awards: I Know Who Killed Me wins
The Akihabara massacre took place on the Sunday-pedestrian-zoned Chūōdōri street. A man killed seven in an attack on a crowd using a truck and a dagger.
Atlantis Plastics shooting, An employee shot and killed five people after an argument, which ended in the gunman's suicide in Henderson, Kentucky.
Spanair Flight 5022, from Madrid to Gran Canaria, skids off the runway and crashes at Barajas Airport. 146 people are killed in the crash, 8 more die afterwards. Only 18 people survive.
In Kenya, at least 113 people are killed and over 200 injured following an oil spillage ignition in Molo, days after a massive fire at a Nakumatt supermarket in Nairobi killed at least 25 people.
BDR massacre in Pilkhana, Dhaka, Bangladesh. 74 People are being killed, including more than 50 Army officials, by Bangladeshi Boarder Guards inside its headquarter.
Winnenden school shooting - 17 people are killed at a school in Germany.
Air France Flight 447 crashes into the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Brazil on a flight from Rio de Janeiro to Paris. All 228 passengers and crew were killed.
Jakarta double bombings at the JW Marriott and Ritz-Carlton Hotels killed 9 people including 4 foreigners.
The military junta leading Guinea, headed by Captain Moussa Dadis Camara, sexually assaulted, killed and wounded protesters during a protest rally in a stadium called Stade du 28 Septembre.
US Army Major Nidal Malik Hasan (US Army Medical Corps) killed 13 and wounded 43 at Fort Hood, Texas in the largest mass shooting ever at a US military installation.
After protests against the burning of the Quran turned violent, a mob attacked a United Nations compound in Mazar-i-Sharif, Afghanistan and killed thirteen people, including eight foreign workers.
At least 300 people killed in deadliest tornado outbreak in the Southern United States since the 1974 Super Outbreak.
Osama bin Laden, the suspected mastermind behind the September 11 attacks and the FBI's most wanted man is killed by United States special forces in Abbottabad, Pakistan.
Roof of a stand in De Grolsch Veste Stadium in Enschede which was under construction collapsed, one killed and 14 injured.
The former leader of Libya, Muammar Gaddafi, and his son Moatassem Gaddafi are killed shortly after the battle of Sirte (2011) while in the custody of NTC fighters.
At least 73 people are killed in the Egyptian football riots in Port Said
44 people killed in prison brawl in Apocada, Mexico, between two rival drug cartels
27 members of Iraq's security force are killed by gunmen disguised as police in Haditha
100 people are killed in ethnic clashes and cattle raids in South Sudan
110 people are killed and 63 are missing after a ferry collides with an oil tanker near Dhaka, Bangladesh
28 people, including 22 children, are killed in a motorway bus crash near Sierre, Switzerland
50 people are killed and 240 injured in a wave of terror attacks across 10 cities in Iraq
At least 55 people are killed in the Syrian uprising despite UN presence to oversee ceasefire
40 people are killed and 27 injured after a tractor trailer collided with a bus in Alamo, Mexico
70 people are killed by rocket attacks by the Syrian Army on the city of Hama
17 people are killed and 47 missing after a flash flood in Nepal
The Red Cross suspends all humanitarian work in Pakistan after a worker was kidnapped and killed
120 people are killed and 350 injured by a suicide bomb in Sana'a, Yemen
13 people are killed and 22 people injured after a bus falls 80 metres off a cliff in Albania
Five people are killed after an ambulance hits a roadside bomb in Afghanistan
23 people are killed after two villages are attacked in northern Nigeria
32 people are killed by a car bomb in Baghdad
30 people are killed and 15 injured after a bus falls into a gorge in Osmanabad, India
15 people are killed and 40 injured in a suicide attack in Baquba, Iraq
16 Naxalite Maoist insurgents in India are killed by police
30 people attending a funeral in Zamalka, Syria, are killed on a day that saw 83 civilian deaths
17 people are killed and 45 injured in an attack on two churches in Garissa, Kenya
200 people are killed by the Syrian army in Tremseh
90-155 people are killed after an oil tanker crashes and explodes in Okogbe, Rivers State, Nigeria
19-30 people are killed after a train collides with a truck in Malelane, South Africa
39 pilgrims are killed in a bus crash in Parasi, Nepal
6 Israeli tourists are killed and 30 injured after a bomb explodes on a tourist bus at Burgas Airport, Bulgaria
14 people are killed after a bomb explosion at Pakistan's Orakzai Agency
24 people are killed after a ferry sinks off the coast of Zanzibar
12 people are killed and 59 injured after a gunman opens fire at a Dark Knight movie premier in Aurora, Colorado,
21 people are killed and 29 injured in a bus accident in Nayarit, Mexico
At least 77 people are killed by torrential rain in Beijing, China
At least 200 people are killed in a day of violence in Syria
18 people are killed and 11 injured in ethnic clashes in Ethiopia
23 people are killed after two blasts in a fruit market in Lahore, Pakistan
45 people are killed by a suicide bombing in Abyan, Yemen
19 people are killed by Kurdish rebels in Hakk
21 people are killed by a gun attack in a church in Okene, Nigeria
16 people are killed from flooding from heavy rain in Manilla, Philippines
153 people are killed and 1300 injured in Tabriz and Ahar, Iran after two earthquakes of up to 6.4 magnitude
13 people are killed and 15 injured by a lightning strike at a Mosque in Bangladesh
46 people are killed and 80 injured after a series of suicide bombings in Afghanistan
113 people are killed and over 200 wounded in a series of attacks across Iraq
32 people are killed after a plane crash in Talodi, Sudan
20 people are killed in a riot in Caracas, Venezuela
47 people are killed in the Syrian civil war
48 people are killed in Kenyan tribal wars between the Pokomo and Orma
Four people are killed and 28 injured in a hot air ballooning accident in Slovenia
At least 30 are killed as a result of monsoon rain in Rajasthan, India
330 people are killed as a result of conflict in the Syrian civil war
39 people are killed and 80 are injured after a gas leak in North Venezuelan refinery
36 people are killed in a bus crash in Yan'an, China
Georgian hostage crisis results in 3 police officers and 10 militants being killed
15 people are killed by a car bomb attack at a refugee camp in Sbeineh, Palestine
3 people are killed and 19 wounded by a car bombing in Peshawar, Pakistan
42 people are killed and 25 injured as a passenger bus falls down a ravine in Morocco
25 people are killed at a funeral suicide bombing in Nangarhar, Pakistan
54 people are killed and 50 injured after a firecracker factory explodes in Nadu
25 are killed and 4 wounded after an ammunition store exploded in Afyon, Turkey
64 people are killed and 715 injured after a series of earthquakes in south-west China
6 people are killed by a Taliban suicide bombing in Kabul, Afghanistan
8 people are killed after a tractor is hit by a train in Romania
17 people are killed and at least 40 injured after two car bombs explode in Aleppo, Syria
100 people are killed and 350 injured after a wave of attacks across Iraq
16 people are killed by a suicide bombing n Kunduz, Afghanistan
29 people are killed by floods and heavy rain in Vietnam
50 Al-Shabaab fighters are killed in conflict with the Somali National Army
29 people are killed and 11 injured after a bus runs off a mountain highway in Nepal
18 soldiers are killed by a rebel car bomb in Syria
314 people are killed in factory fire in Karachi and Lahore, Pakistan
19 people are killed after a freight elevator crashes from 100 meters in Wuhan, China
21 people are killed after a ferry sank in Indonesia
8 female civilians are killed by a NATO airstrike in Laghman, Afghanistan
8 police officers are killed by a roadside bombing by Kurdistan Workers' Party militants in Turkey
14 people are killed and 7 wounded by a roadside bomb Jandol, Turkey
13 people are killed in a bus accident in Jubail, Saudi Arabia
10 soliders are killed and 70 injured by a missile attack by Kurdish militants in Bingol, Turkey
26 people are killed in a fire in a Pemex gas facility in Reynosa, Mexico
9 people are killed and 20 wounded by a car bombing in Peshawar, Afghanistan
50 people are killed and dozens injured after a gas station is bombed by the Syrian Army in Ain Issa
14 people are killed in a cafe suicide bominbg in Somalia
7 pedestrians are killed by a drunk driver who hit a bus stop at 200km an hour in Moscow
36 people are killed in a ferry collision in Hong Kong
3 NATO soldiers and 16 Afghan police are killed by a suicide bombing in Khost, Afghanistan
10 people are killed after a minibus and truck collide in Ilocos Norte, Philippines
34 people are killed by a series of bombings in Aleppo, Syria
19 people are killed after being buried by a landslide in Yunnan, China
13 people are killed after a Sudanese military aeroplane crashes near Khartoum
35 people are killed by a Nigerian military bomb struck a convoy in Maiduguri
A further 83 people are killed throughout Syria by the Syrian army
15 people are killed by a market suicide bombing in Darra Adam Khel, Pakistan
8 people are killed and 78 injured by a car bomb in Beirut, Lebanon
12 people are killed and 40 are injured in a hospital fire in Tainan, Taiwan
64 people are killed in West Burma after continued sectarian clashes
41 people are killed and 50 injured by a suicide bombing of a mosque in Maymana, Afghanistan
46 people are killed and 123 injured in Iraq after a series of attacks and bombs
Syrian ceasefire collapses and 128 people are killed in ongoing civil war violence
15 people are killed and 33 injured by a series of Baghdad car bombings
22 people are killed and 111 injured after a fuel tanker explodes in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
50 Syrian military personnel are killed by a suicide car bomb in Hama
48 people are killed by a magnitude 7.3 earthquake in Guatemala
25 people are killed and 62 injured after a train carrying liquid fuel bursts into flames in Burma
20 Syrian troops are killed by suicide bombings in Daara
27 people are killed and dozens injured in a prison conflict in Colombo, Sri Lanka
17 people are killed in a helicopter crash as a result of bad weather in Turkey
12 people are killed by a magnitude 6.8 earthquake in Burma
At least 95 people are killed in Syrian conflicts
50 schoolchildren and a bus driver are killed after a train collides with a school bus in Manfalut, Egypt
2 people are killed and 120 injured after a 100-vehicle pile-up in dense fog in Texas
11 people are killed and 30 are wounded by twin car bombs hitting a Protestant church in Nigeria
16 people are killed and 44 injured after a wedding party bus plunges 300 ft down a gorge in India
10 children are killed and 15 people are injured after a Syrian government Jet drops a cluster bomb on a playground
29 people are killed and 126 are wounded by 8 car bombings across Iraq
54 people are killed and 120 are injured by two car bombs in Damascus, Syria
30 people are killed and 100 are wounded by bombs in Hillah and Karbala, Iraq
At least 32 people are killed in a Ilyushin Il-76 cargo plane crash in the Congo
8 people are killed and 36 injured after a bus overturns in Bolivia
9 people are killed after 30 cars are trapped in Sasago Tunnel, Japan
29 people are killed by a mortar attack in Bteeha, Syria
8 people are killed and 12 injured by a magnitude 5.6 earthquake in South Korea
7 people are killed and 770 injured during Egyptian protests
13 people are killed and 10 are injured after a bus rolls of a cliff and falls 100 meters in Taiwan
6 people are killed and 41 are injured after a bus plunges 30 metres down a gorge in Guatemala
11 people are killed and 23 are injured after a bus falls into a roadside pond in Minquan County, China
9 people are killed and 32 are wounded after a bus falls of a 300 meter cliff in Columbia
125 people are killed and 200 are injured by bombings in Aqrab, Syria
4 people are killed after Cyclone Evan strikes Fiji
17 people are killed and 70 are injured by a blast in a market in the Khyber Agency, Pakistan
10 girls collecting firewood are killed by a mine blast in east Afghanistan
4 people are killed and 11 are injured after an apartment block collapses in Palermo, Italy
39 people are killed in violent clashes in Kenya
6 people are killed by a car bomb in Damascus
8 people are killed by a suicide bomber in Peshawar, Pakistan
200 civilians are killed by Syrian government warplanes in Helfaya, Syria
11 kindergarten children are killed after a minivan plunges into a roadside pond in Jiangxi, China
27 people are killed after an Antonov An-72 plane crashes near Shymkent, Kazakhstan
8 people are killed and thousands left homeless after two fires strike Manila, Philippines
13 people are killed and 19 are injured after a bus plunges into a river in western Nepal
21 security personnel are killed by Pakistani Taliban near Peshawar
5 people are killed in a Tupolev Tu-204 plane crash in Moscow
19 people are killed by a suicide bomber in Balochistan, Pakistan
9 people are killed and 26 are injured in a tour bus crash off interstate 84, Oregon, US
13 FARC members are killed by an airstrike by the Colombian military
13 Boko Harem members are killed by Nigeria's military in Maiduguri
60 people are killed and 200 are injured after a stampede following New Year celebrations
18 people are killed and 16 wounded after a bus and mini-bus collision in Thiès, Senegal
10 people are killed and 120 are injured in a stampede in Luanda, Angola
27 Shiite pilgrims are killed and 60 are injured by a suicide bombing in Musayyib, Iraq
9 people are killed by a car bomb in Damascus, Syria
8 people are killed by a gunman in Kawit, the Philippines
6 people are killed a 2 are seriously injured after a snowmobile veers off a ski slope on Mt Cermis, Italy
3 people are killed after a Beechcraft BE35 crashes into a house in Florida
10 people are killed by a US drone attack in South Waziristan, Pakistan
81 people are killed and 120 are wounded by a twin bombing in Quetta, Pakistan
46 people are killed and 12 are missing after a landslide buries a village in the Yunnan province, China
29 people are killed and 12 are injured after a bus veers off a mountain road in Doti, Nepal
83 people are killed and 150 are injured in a rocket attack on Aleppo University, Syria
19 Egyptian Army recruits are killed and 120 are injured in a train accident in Giza
25 people are killed after an apartment block collapses in Alexandria, Egypt
33 people are killed by a series of bombs across Iraq
4 people are killed and over 2,000 are evacuated after a massive flood hits Jakarta, Indonesia
8 people are killed in a plane crash in Chiapas, Mexico
4 climbers are killed by an avalanche in Glen Coe, Scotland
30 people are killed in a car bombing in Salamiyeh, Syria
18 people are killed and 24 are injured after a bus falls down a ravine in Yungas, Bolivia
1 person is killed and 15 are injured by a magnitude 5.9 earthquake in Indonesia
23 people are killed in a mosque suicide bombing in Tuz Khormato, Iraq
18 people are killed in a market shooting in Damboa, Nigeria
17 people are killed and 34 are injured in a bus crash in Taperas, Bolivia
8 people are killed by 2 car bombs in Golan Heights, Syria
50 people are killed and 90 are injured in a prison riot in Barquisimeto, Venezuela
30 people are killed during a violent protest in Port Said, Egypt
10 people are killed and 20 are injured by a suicide bombing in Kunduz, Afghanistan
20 police officers have been killed in a series of bomb attacks in Kandahar, Afghanistan
In Port Said, Egypt, protests result in 7 people being killed and 630 are injured
11 people are killed and 32 are injured after a bus crashes down a ravine in Serta, Portugal
7 people are killed and 3 are injured after a retaining wall collapses during a football match at the Ugur Sports Facility, Turkey
10 people are killed and 11 are injured in after a freight train collides with a bus in Heihe City, China
20 people are killed after a Bombardier CRJ200 airliner crashes outside Almaty, Kazakhstan
36 people are killed and 126 are injured in an explosion at Torre Ejecutiva Pemex, Mexico
21 people are killed and 30 are wounded by a market suicide bombing in Hangu, Pakistan
26 people are killed after a fireworks truck explodes and causes a highway to collapse in Henan, China
23 people are killed and 8 are injured after militants attacked an army base in the Lakki Marwat District, Pakistan
18 people are killed and 34 are injured after a bus catches fire after falling down a ravine in Gansu province, China
33 people are killed by a suicide bombing by an explosive-packed truck in Kirkuk, Iraq
20 people are killed after an apartment building was struck by a rocket in Aleppo, Syria
22 people are killed and 44 are injured after a suicide bombing in Taji, Iraq
8 people are killed and 30 are injured after a bus collides with two vehicles and flips in Yucaipa, California
22 people are killed and 24 are injured after a bus and a truck collide in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
16 people are killed and 27 are wounded by a market bombing in Kalaya, Pakistan
29 people are killed and 69 are injured in a series of Iraq bombings
5 people are killed after Cessna plane crashes on a Brussels runway
5 people are killed by a falling lifeboat from the cruise ship Thomson Majesty in the Canary islands
36 people are killed and 39 are injured in a stampede at a train station in Allahabad, India
18 coal miners are killed in an explosion in the Komi region, Russia
16 Muslim insurgents are killed in an attack on a Narathiwat military base, Thailand
10 civilians, including 3 children, are killed by a NATO airstrike in the Kunar Province, Afghanistan
84 people are killed and 190 are injured after a market bombing in Hazara Town, Pakistan
37 people are killed and 130 are injured in a series of Baghdad car bombings
5 people are killed and 11 are injured after a gas explosion destroyed an apartment complex in Frenštát pod Radhoštěm, Czech Republic
15 people are killed by flooding and landslides in Indonesia
12 people are killed and 11 are injured after a Yemeni Air Force plane crashes in Sana'a
83 people are killed and 250 are injured in a series of bombing attacks in Damascus, Syria
21 people are killed and 54 are injured in a bombing in Hyderabad, India
29 people are killed and 150 are injured by by 3 Syrian army missiles in Aleppo
13 Chadian soldiers and 65 Muslim insurgents are killed in conflict in Northern Mali
51 people are killed and 62 are injured in conflict between rival tribes in Darfur, Sudan
10 Chadian soldiers and 28 Muslim insurgents are killed in conflict in Adrar des Ifoghas, Mali
20 people are killed in a market fire in Calcutta, India
17 Afghan militia are killed by Taliban insurgents in an attack in the Andar District
28 people are killed and 60 are injured after a series of bombings across Baghdad, Iraq
35 people are killed in violent demonstrations across Bangladesh
14 people are killed in the Lahad Datu standoff between Malaysian government and rebel forces
45 people are killed by a bomb blast in Karachi, Pakistan
40 Syrian soldiers are killed in an ambush in Western Iraq
11 children are killed after a bus collides a truck in the Jalandhar district, India
19 people are killed in two suicide bombings in Kabul, Afghanistan
10 people are killed by a suicide bombing in Kunduz province, Afghanistan
25 people are killed and 50 are wounded by a series of car bombings in Baghdad, Iraq
7 people are killed after gunmen storm a bar in Cancun, Mexico
16 people are killed by a fireworks accident in Tlaxcala, Mexico
24 Pakistani Army soldiers are killed after their bus falls down a ravine in Rawalpindi
10 people are killed by a car bombing in Basra, Iraq
98 people are killed and 248 are injured across Iraq from a series of bombings and shootings
27 people are killed and 14 are injured in a bus crash in Maharashtra, India
16 people are killed by mudslides in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
12 people are killed and 30 are injured by a car bombing in Peshawar, Pakistan
42 people are killed and 84 are injured by a bombing in a mosque in Damascus, Syria
24 people are killed and 100 are injured by a tornado and hail storm in southern China
A barter dispute loses control and results in 10 people being killed, 20 injured, and 4 mosques being burnt to the ground in Myanmar
37 people are killed and 200 are injured in a refugee camp fire in Ban Mae, Thailand
20 people are killed and 200 are injured by a tornado in Brahmanbaria, Bangladesh
17 soldiers are killed by a suicide bomber at a military checkpoint in North Waziristan, Pakistan
25 people are killed by gunmen in a coordinated attack in Adamawa State, Nigeria
12 people are killed in the Philippines after a mini-tornado causes a boat to capsize
143 rebels and 20 government troop are killed in conflict in Pibor County, Sudan
15 students are killed and 7 are injured after a mortar strikes Damascus University
10 people are killed and 31 are injured by a blast outside the US consulate in Pakistan
23 people are killed by coordinated bombings on Shiite mosques in Iraq
36 people are killed after a 16-floor building collapses in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
14 Boko Haram suspects are killed in a Nigerian Army raid
11 people are killed in flooding at Port Louis, Mauritius
9 people are killed by a suicide bombing in Tikrit, Iraq
7 people are killed in an attack on a power plant in Peshawar, Pakistan
13 children are killed in a fire in a mosque in Yangon, Burma
13 people are killed in a quarry accident, in Arusha, Tanzania
46 people are killed and 100 are injured by a court-house suicide bombing in Farah, Afghanistan
50 people are killed by flooding across Argentina
24 people are killed after a bus plunges off a cliff in Papa New Guinea
74 people are killed after an illegally constructed building collapses in Thane, India
9 people have been killed on an axe-murdering rampage in Chhattisgarh state, India
60 people are killed in Nigeria after a bus collides with an oil tanker
22 people are killed and 60 are injured by a suicide bombing at an election campaign tent in Baquba, Iraq
11 people are killed in an attack on a village in Midlu, Nigeria
15 people, including 9 children, are killed by an air strike on Aleppo by the Syrian Air Force
15 people are killed and 53 are wounded by a car bombing in Damascus
163 people are killed and 50,000 are displaced after tribal violence erupts in Darfur, Sudan
12 civilians and UN peacekeepers are killed in an ambush in Jonglei, Sudan
37 people are killed and 850 are injured after a magnitude 6.1 earthquake strikes Iran
13 people are killed and 3 are injured from a shooting spree in Velika Ivanča, Serbia
14 people are killed in clashes between drug traffickers and police in Michoacán, Mexico
57 people are killed by the Syrian Army in Daraa Governorate, Syria
11 people are killed and 30 are injured in mosque attacks across Iraq
8 people are killed after a bomb explodes on a bus in Peshawar, Pakistan
20 civilians are killed by the government bombing of Saraqib, Idlib
20 people are killed in attacks in Mogadishu, Somalia
33 people are killed after a bus tumbled off a cliff in Trujillo, Peru
11 people are killed and 50 are injured after a hotel fire in Xiangyang, China
3 people are killed and 183 are injured after two explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon
33 people are killed and 163 are injured in a wave of bombings across Iraq
37 people are killed by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Khash country, Iran
16 people are killed after a gold mine collapses in Kyekyewere, Ghana
5 people are killed in Wana, Pakistan, by a United States drone attack
15 people are killed and 100 are injured after a fertilizer plant explodes in West, Texas
27 people are killed and 65 are injured in a cafe bombing in Baghdad, Iraq
Boston bombing suspects killed and captured in Boston after 4 days
193 people are killed and 11,826 are injured after a magnitude 7.0 earthquake strikes Lushan County, China
5 snowboarders are killed by an avalanche in Loveland Pass, Colorado
185 people are killed in a conflict between Islamic extremists and the Nigerian military
6 people are killed in a shooting rampage in Belgorod, Russia
28 people are killed and 70 are injured during clashes between police and Sunni Muslims in Hawija, Iraq
21 people are killed during violent unrest in Xinjiang, China
33 people are killed and 115 are injured after a magnitude 5.7 earthquake strikes Jalalabad, Afghanistan
256 people are killed and 1,000 are injured after a building collapses Savar Upazila, Bangladesh
38 people are killed in a psychiatric hospital fire in Ramensky, Russia
30 people are killed after a bus crashes following a Taliban attack in southern Afghanistan
10 people are killed and 25 are injured after a bomb attack in Karachi, Pakistan
8 people are killed and dozens are injured after Taliban attacks on election candidates in Pakistan
3 people are killed and 14 are injured after a gas explosions causes a building to collapse in Reims, France
7 people are killed after a Boeing 747 crashes in Bagram, Afghanistan
13 people are killed after a bomb explodes in Damascus
15 people are killed by multiple bomb attacks across Iraq
16 people are killed in a flash flood in Saudi Arabia
14 members of the Sons of Iraq are killed in attacks in Fallujah, Iraq
100 people are killed by the Syrian Army in a raid on al-Bayda, Baniyas
60 miners are killed after a gold mine collapses in Jebel Amir, North Darfur, Sudan
5 US soldiers are killed by a bomb in Kandahar, Afghanistan
77 people are killed by the Syrian Army in Baniyas
39 people are killed at a funeral in Wukari, Nigeria
10 people are killed in a church attack in Njilan, Nigeria
5 people are killed after a limousine catches fire in Hayward, California
10 people are killed and 26 people are injured after a wave of attacks across Iraq
13 people are killed in clashes with Bangladeshi police in Dhaka
15 people are killed and 50 are injured after a bomb detonates at a political rally in Pakistan
55 people are killed by a Boko Haram attack in Nigeria
4 people are killed after the Mayon Volcano erupts in the Philippines
20 people are killed and 36 are injured after a gas tanker explodes in Ecatepec de Morelos, Mexico
8 people are killed and a dozen are injured after bear attacks in Orissa, India
33 people are killed after an overloaded bus falls into a river in Himachal Pradesh, India
43 people are killed in two car bombings in Reyhanlı, Turkey
90 people are killed and 200 are injured after a series of bombings across Iraq
133 people are killed and 283 are injured in a continued wave of insurgency in Iraq
2 people are killed and 20 are injured after a hot air balloon crashes in Cappadocia, Turkey
17 children are killed by a gas cylinder explosion on a school bus in Gujrat, Pakistan
75 people are killed and 200 are injured in a wave of bombings across Iraq
20 people, including 10 children, are killed by a suicide bombing in Kabul, Afghanistan
119 people are killed in a poultry farm fire in Jilin Province, China
44 people are killed by a lightning storm in Bihar, India
42 people are killed and 30 are injured after a bus catches fire in Xiamen, China
18 people are killed and 14 are injured after a bus plunges off a mountain road in Himachel Pradesh, India
70 people are killed as a series of bombs explode across Iraq
20 people are killed by a series of car bombings across Iraq
31 people are killed and 60 are injured by two suicide bombings in al-Qahira, Baghdad
27 people are killed and 30 are injured by a suicide bomb in Sher Garh, Pakistan
48 people are killed by armed bandits in Zamfara State, Nigeria
15 people are killed and 20 are injured after a suicide bomber attacks a mosque in Peshawar, Pakistan
9 tourists and 1 tour guide are killed after gunmen storm a hotel near Nanga Parbat, Pakistan
18 Romanians are killed and 32 are injured after a bus crash in Montenegro
37 people are killed after a gold mine collapses in the Central African Republic
20 people are killed after a rescue helicopter crashes in Uttarakhand
30 people are killed after a fuel truck explodes in Kampala, Uganda
19 fire fighters are killed controlling a wildfire in Yarnell, Arizona
47 people are killed and 90 are wounded in two bomb blasts in Pakistan
16 people are killed and 200 are injured in protest clashes at Cairo University against Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi
12 people are killed and 60 are injured in a wave of shootings across Chicago
15 people are killed by a bomb attack on a Shia mosque in Baghdad, Iraq
42 people are killed in an attack on a boarding school in Mamudo, Nigeria
14 people are killed after a train runs over a rickshaw in Sheikhupura, Pakistan
42 people are killed and 5 missing after a freight train carrying crude oil derailed and set of fires in Lac-Megantic, Quebec
3 people are killed and 181 are injured after a Boeing 777 crash lands at San Francisco Airport
10 people are killed after an air taxi crashes in Soldotna, Alaska
42 people have been killed and hundreds injured after the Egyptian army raids a sit in protest in Cairo
A dozen people are killed and injured after a hotel collapses in Hyderbad, India
30 people are killed in a wave of bomb and gun attacks across Iraq
8 people are killed after a commuter train derails in Paris
18 people are killed and 40 are injured after a gravel truck collides with a bus in Podolsk, Russia
Ten people are killed after a bus crash in Minas Gerais, Brazil
13 people are killed by a car bomb in Deir Atiyah, Syria
18 people are killed and 47 are injured in a riot following a boxing match in Indonesia
27 children are killed and 25 are hospitalized after eating lunch contaminated with insecticide in India
7 people are killed by a car bomb in Damascus, Syria
58 people are killed in floods in Sichuan Province, China
20 people are killed by a suicide bombing in Diyala, Iraq
15 Egyptian Army soldiers are killed after their bus crashes into a truck on the Mediterranean Coast Highway
12 people are killed in a clash between two Muslim families in Lanao del Sur, Philippines
89 people are killed and 500 are injured by earthquakes in Gansu province, China
19 people are killed and 22 are injured after a tour bus collides with a truck in Saraburi, Thailand
80 people are killed and 140 are injured after a high-speed train derails in Santiago de Compostela, Spain
57 people are killed in a market bombing in Parachinar, Pakistan
100 people are killed and 1,500 injured in a crackdown against protesters in Cairo, Egypt
39 people are killed after a bus veers off a bridge in Avellino Province, Italy
44 people are killed in a wave of car bombings in Iraq
28 people are killed in a series of bombings in Kano, Nigeria
134 people are killed in tribal conflicts in Darfyr, Sudan
9 children are killed and 20 are injured after a school bus collides with a truck in Hanumangarh, India
40 people are killed after an ammunition depot explodes in Homs, Syria
9 children are killed by a suicide bombing in Jalalabad, Afghanistan
80 people are killed in a wave of insurgency across Iraq
160 people are killed by flash floods across Afghanistan and Pakistan
18 people are killed and 55 are wounded by a car bomb explosion in Damascus, Syria
25 people are killed and 60 are wounded by a series of car bombs in Baghdad, Iraq
1 person is killed and 4 are injured after a hot air balloon crash in Montbovon, Sweden
11 people are killed by a bombing in Karachi, Pakistan
28 people are killed by a suicide bombing in Quetta, Pakistan
14 people are killed by a bomb explosion in Nangarhar, Afghanistan
4 people are killed and 4 are wounded in a shooting spree in Dallas, Texas
8 people are killed and 24 are injured after gunmen open fire on a Sunni mosque in Quetta, Pakistan
6 people are killed after Paluweh volcano erupts in Indonesia
16 Royal Guardsmen are killed in a bus accident in Al Hoceima, Morocco
22 people are killed by flash floods in Kabul, Pakistan
2 people are killed and 30 are injured after a coach crash in southern France
8 people are killed and 25 are injured in a suicide bomb attack in Balad, Iraq
30 people are killed by gunmen in northeast Nigeria
14 people are killed and 26 are injured by two roadside bombings in Baqubah, Iraq
638 people are killed in violent clashes between police and protesters across Egypt
20 people are killed and 200 are injured in an explosion in Beirut
61 people are killed after the ferry MV Thomas Aquinas sinks in the Philippines
15 civilians are killed by a Syrian warplane attack in Aleppo
18 people are killed in conflict between Boko Harem and Nigerian military
6 people are killed by a bomb blast on a bus in West Bengal, India
24 Egyptian policemen are killed in an attack in Rafah
37 pilgrims are killed in a train accident in India
91 people are killed by floods across China
9 Islamist militants are killed by Russian police in North Caucasus
37 people are killed and 16 are injured in a bus crash near Chin Swee Temple, Malaysia
21 people are killed in flash floods in Qinghai province, China
14 people are killed by a suicide bombing in Western Iraq
50 people are killed in mosque bombings in Tripoli, Lebanon
26 people are killed and 55 are injured by a suicide bombing in Baghdad, Iraq
4 people are killed in a helicopter crash in the Shetland Islands
30 people are killed in a gang battle involving flame throwers in Palmasola prison, Bolivia
41 people are killed in a wave of bomb attacks across Iraq
4 people are killed and 25 are injured after a train derails in Tabasco, Mexico
51 people are killed in a series of bombings across Iraq
41 people are killed and 33 are injured in a bus accident in Kenya
15 people are killed by a liquid ammonia leak at a cold storage plant in Shanghai, China
15 militants are killed by an Egyptian Army helicopter in Sinai Peninsula
20 people are killed by Islamist militants in villages in northeast Nigeria
14 Syrian rebels and 2 civilians are killed by heavy government shelling of Damascus
15 people are killed by a restaurant car bombing by Al-Shabaab in Mogadishu, Somalia
11 people are killed and 18 are injured after a gunfire attack in Guatemala City
11 people are killed after a minibus collides with a train in Lasi, Romania
6 people are killed and 9 are injured after a minibus collides with a car in Jakarta, Indonesia
60 people are killed in conflict between rebels and loyalists in the Central African Republic
18 people are killed in conflict between government and Boko Harem troops in Borno State, Nigeria
44 people are killed and 45 are injured after a bus crashes into a ravine in Northern Guatemala
16 people are killed after a series of bomb attacks across Iraq
3 people are killed after a Canadian Coast Guard helicopter crashes in the Artic Ocean
12 Alawite sect members are killed by rebel fighters in central Syria
30 people are killed by a mosque bombing attack in Baghdad, Iraq
9 people are killed after massive floods in Galati County, Romania
21 people are killed in a series of bombings in Baghdad and Shia provinces, Iraq
27 people are killed after a coal mine collapses in Afghanistan
21 people are killed by Hurricane Ingrid in Mexico
12 people are killed after a gunman opens fire at a naval yard in Washington DC
6 people are killed after a train and double-decker bus collide in Ottawa, Canada
46 soldiers are killed in army-base attacks in Shabwah Governorate, Yemen
6 people are killed in military and insurgent conflict in Zamboanga City, Philippines
100 people are killed in a series of attacks across Iraq
59 people are killed and 175 wounded in a shopping mall gun battle in Nairobi, Kenya
78 people are killed in a church suicide bombing in Peshawar, Pakistan
25 people are killed after Typhoon Usagi passes Hong Kong and China
515 people are killed by a magnitude 7.7 earthquake in Balochistan, Pakistan
7 people are killed in mosque bombings in Baghdad, Iraq
19 people are killed and 45 are injured in a bus bombing in Peshawar, Pakistan
At least 22 people are killed after a refugee ship capsizes off the island of Java
60 people are killed after a building collapses in Mumbai, India
27 villagers are killed by Boko Harem in northeast Nigeria
42 people are killed by Boko Harem in a college attack in Gujba, Nigeria
16 people are killed by a Syrian Army air strike that hit a secondary school in Raqqa, Syria
54 people are killed by a series of car bombs in Baghdad, Iraq
8 people are killed and 14 are injured after an accident involving an SUV, church bus, and tractor trailer in Jefferson County, Tennessee
325 people are killed after a migrant ship catches fire and shipwrecks of the coast of Lampedusa, Italy
13 people are killed after a passenger plane crashes in Lagos, Nigeria
53 people are killed in political clashes in Egypt
60 people are killed in clashes between militias and Seleka rebels in the Central African Republic
10 people are killed and a hospital fire in Fukuoka prefecture, Japan
27 people are killed after a migrant boat sinks in the Channel of Sicily
50 people are killed after a truck veers of a cliff in La Convencion Province, Peru
15 people are killed by a series of explosions in a fireworks factory in Vietnam
109 people are killed in a stampede on a bridge in Datia district, Madhya Pradesh, India
21 people are killed after a minibus hits a land mine in Nawa, Syria
49 people are killed after Lao Airlines Flight 301 crashes in the Mekong River, Laos
18 people are killed after Typhoon Wipha strikes Japan
59 people are killed in a wave of attacks on Shia Muslims in Iraq
16 people are killed and 30 are wounded by a suicide bombing Beledweyne, Somalia
11 people are killed after a plane crashes in Namur, Belgium
30 people are killed by a suicide truck bomber in Hama, Syria
37 people are killed in a suicide bombing in Baghdad, Iraq
78 people are killed by cattle raiders in Jonglei, Sudan
37 Boko Harem Islamist militants are killed by air and ground strikes in Nigeria
22 security force personal are killed in attacks on military checkpoints in Anbar Province, Iraq
74 Boko Harem members killed in a coordinated assault in Borno State, Nigeria
38 people are killed in a series of car bombings in Bagdhad, Iraq
18 people are killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan
44 people are killed after a bus catches fire in Mahbubnagar, India
8 people are killed and 10 are injured after a turboprop plane crashes in northern Bolivia
6 people are killed after an overcrowded ferry sinks in Pattaya, Thailand
4 people are killed after a 4-story building under construction collapses in Lagos, Nigeria
8 people are killed and 50 are injured by a suicide bombing in Damascus, Syria
15 people are killed after a suicide bombing in Baghdad, Iraq
11 people are killed in a car park bombing in Mogadishu, Somalia
At least 6,000 people are killed after Typhoon Haiyan, the strongest storm recorded at landfall, makes landfall in the Philippines
8 people are killed by a gunman in Cali, Columbia
4 people are killed and 8 are injured after a building catches fire in Mumbai, India
100 people are killed in a tropical cyclone in the Puntland region, Somalia
5 people are killed and 10 are injured after a train derails in Nashik, India
50 people are killed after a Boeing 737 aircraft crashes in Kazan, Russia
20 people are killed after a train collides with a minibus in Cairo, Egypt
23 people are killed by a suicide bombing attack on the Iranian Embassy in Beirut, Lebanon
31 people are killed by a truck bomb in northeaster Iraq
54 people are killed after the roof of a supermarket collapses in Riga, Latvia
17 people are killed and 37 are wounded in a cafe bombing in Baghdad, Iraq
52 people are killed and 167 are injured in a militant attack on a defense ministry compound in Sana'a, Yemen
20 people are killed by the bubonic plague in a small Madagascan village
21 people are killed and 20 are injured after a bus falls from an elevated highway in Manila, Philippines
29 people are killed after a bus plunged off the Huay Tong Bridge, Thailand
16 people are killed and 40 are wounded by a suicide bomb attack at Volgograd-1 railway station, Russia
15 people are killed in a trolley-bus bomb attack in Voglograd, Russia
30 people are killed after a bus plunges off a cliff and falls 400 ft in Malshej Ghat, India
14 people are killed after a three-story building construction site collapses in Goa, India
5 people are killed in a Mitsubishi Materials chemical plant, Yokkaichi, Japan
14 people are killed and 7 are injured after an explosion in an illegal gambling hall in Kaili City, China
21 people are killed in a suicide bombing in a restaurant in Kabul, Afghanistan
21 people are killed after a tourist boat capsizes off the Andaman and Nicobar Islands
24 hostages are killed after 6 suicide bombers temporarily take over the Iraqi Ministry of Transportation in Baghdad
14 people are killed after Mount Sinabung erupts in Indonesia
2 students are shot & killed in a school shooting in Moscow
10 people are killed & 35 injured after a bus falls into a ravine in Pune, India
15 people are killed & 130 injured in a hotel fire in Medina, Saudi Arabia
17 people are killed after a truck & bus collide in Mendoza, Argentina
11 people are killed after a grenade was tossed into a movie theatre in Peshawar, Pakistan
77 people are killed after a military transport plan crashes in Algeria
11 people are killed after a Libyan Air Force plan crashes in Tunisia
7 people are killed & 37 are injured after a bridge collapses in Vietnam
50 students are killed in a Boko Harem attack on a college in Buni, Nigeria
29 people are killed & 130 are injured by a group of knife-wielding terrorists at Kunming Railway Station, China
8 people are killed, 70 are injured, & 2 buildings are leveled by a gas explosion in East Harlem, New York
251 people are killed after a boat capsizes in Lake Albert, Uganda
30 people are killed by a mudslide in Oso, Washington
88 civilians are killed by barrel bombs from Syrian war planes in Aleppo, Syria
12 Nepalese climbers are killed by an avalanche on Mt Everest
60 people are killed & 80 are injured after a train crashes in The Democratic Republic of the Congo
238 miners are killed by an underground explosion and mine fire in Soma Mine, Turkey
49 people are killed after a Ukrainian Ilyushin Il-76 airlifter is shot down
20 people are killed & 100 are injured after a train derails in Moscow
44 people are killed after TransAsia Airways Flight 222 crashed into buildings in Taiwan
116 people are killed after Air Algérie Flight 5017 crashed in Mali
At least 8 people are killed after the ferry MV Maharlika II sinks off the Philippines coast
40 people are killed after T. B. Joshua's The Synagogue Church of All Nations collapses in Nigeria
57 people are killed after Mount Ontake erupts in Japan
41 children are killed by a suicide bombing on the Akrameh al-Makhzumi school in Homs, Syria
15 people are killed after a gun powder plant explodes in Gorni Lom, Bulgaria
Overcrowded bus tilts, plunges down a hill in Nepal; at least 30 killed
At least 10 killed in Pakistan building collapse
Red Cross: At least 37 killed, 180 hurt in southern Beirut suicide bombings
Wave of violent attacks hits Paris; dozens killed
10 killed after French high-speed train derails and crashes into canal
American student among 3 killed in West Bank assault
Cameroon: At least 6 killed in suspected Boko Haram suicide bombings
21 killed in Nigeria suicide attack
11 killed in two Boko Haram attacks in Cameroon
US-led coalition says it killed ISIS finance minister in Iraq
At least 87 killed in latest Burundi violence
At least 87 killed in latest Burundi violence
NY cop, female Air Force major among 6 US troops killed in Afghan attack
At least 25 killed in hospital fire in Jazan, Saudi Arabia
Top Syrian rebel leader killed in air strike
BIFF attacks farming town in Sultan Kudarat; 9 killed
8 people killed when severe storms, tornadoes hit Dallas area
Police: 2 killed, at least 4 wounded in Tel Aviv pub shooting
Oregon protest leader Ammon Bundy, others arrested; 1 killed
5 killed in British Columbia avalanche
1 killed, 6 hurt in shootings, stabbing at Denver motorcycle show
Palestinian Officer Is Killed After Attacking Three Israeli Soldiers
Israeli policewoman, 3 Palestinian attackers killed in Jerusalem shootout
Chicago cop who killed Quintonio LeGrier sues teen's estate for $10 million
2 Serbians believed among 49 killed in US airstrike in Libya
7 killed as tornadoes touch down across US
Virginia officer killed a day after she is sworn in
Two American citizens killed in Istanbul blast: White House
Eight family members killed in Ohio gun rampage
John Ridsdel: Hostage from Canada killed in Philippines
Rebels capture village near Aleppo, 73 killed: monitor
Afghan Taliban leader Mansour 'probably killed' in US air strike
Ten killed in suicide attack near Afghan capital
Five Soldiers Killed in Texas Floods
West Virginia's worst flooding in a century has killed 23
Tesla Driver Killed While Using 'Autopilot'
Bangladesh PM says 13 hostages rescued from Dhaka cafe, some killed
3 officers shot and killed in Baton Rouge
Imam and His Assistant Killed in a Shooting Near a Mosque in Queens
Italy earthquake has killed at least 120 people - prime minister
US, Russia fight over who killed ISIL leader
17 Soldiers Killed in Attack at Indian Army Base in Kashmir
Four militants, nine Indian soldiers killed in Kashmir attack
Middle East|US Admits to Strike in Syria That Russia Says Killed 62 Syrian Troops
Hurricane Matthew: At least 100 people killed in Haiti devastation
2 Police Officers Are Shot and Killed in Palm Springs, Calif.
Turkish military says 31 Islamic State militants killed in northern Syria
Four killed after truck flies off San Diego bridge onto festival below
At Least 40 Killed in East China Scaffolding Collapse
At Least 60 Killed as Crowded Church Collapses in Nigeria
At least 35 killed in New Year gun attack at Istanbul nightclub
Turkish army says 48 Islamic State militants killed in Syria on Sunday
At Least 32 Killed, 50 Injured as Train Derails in India
Kim Jong-nam Was Killed by VX Nerve Agent, Malaysians Say
At Least 4 Killed as Train Barrels Into Charter Bus in Biloxi
New York City EMT Is Killed in Ambulance Theft in the Bronx
13 Killed in Texas as Church Bus and Pickup Truck Collide
US-led Coalition strikes against ISIS have killed 229 civilians: Pentagon report
One Officer Killed, Two Wounded In Shooting On Paris' Champs Elysees
US soldier killed in Iraq during a patrol outside Mosul
US coalition strikes against ISIS killed at least 352 civilians since 2014, Pentagon says
At least 19 killed in blast at Ariana Grande concert in British arena
At least 10 killed by wildfires in California wine country
Canadian says child killed, US wife raped during Afghan kidnapping
Several people killed by vehicle on New York City bike path
Passengers killed when Amtrak train on new route derails in Washington state
32 killed as bus falls into river in western India
Costa Rica seeks cause of plane crash that killed 10 from US
More than 400 killed in Syrian airstrikes on rebel areas, UN calls for ceasefire
Florida to investigate police response to school shooting that killed 17
At least 30 killed in eastern Ghouta in 48 hours; aid convoys ready - UN
Man, 67, killed in raging fire at Trump Tower in New York
4 Palestinians killed, including teen boy and disabled man, by Israeli snipers in Gaza
25 killed, including 7 journalists, in Kabul suicide bombing
Cuba confirms 110 killed in country's deadliest plane crash since 1989
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Adriaen Valckenier, gov-gen Neth-Indies (1737-41)/killed 8,000 Chinese
William F "Buffalo Bill" Cody, Davenport Iowa, killed 4000 buffaloes
John Bevins Moisant, pioneer aviator, first to cross English Channel with passenger and a cat, killed in New Orleans whose present day airport was originally name for him. (D. 1910)
Roland Garros, Who Killed the Red Baron?
Clifford Heatherley, Who Killed Doc Robin?
Oswald Boelcke, Who Killed the Red Baron?
Engelbert Dollfuss, Austrian Fascist chancellor killed by Nazis
James Carreras, Who Killed Van Loon?
Hank Grant, Who Killed Mr. X?
Jan Murray, Bronx NY, comedian (Treasure Hunt, Who Killed Teddy Bear)
Donald Scott, Report 0846: Lonely Hearts - Who Killed Dan Cupid?
César Baldaccini, My Brother-in-law Killed My Sister
Ernest F. Hollings, Who Killed Carolyn Muncey?/A Feisty Farewell/Cinderella Story
Stanford R. Ovshinsky, Who Killed the Electric Car?
Jean MacColl, Who Killed Kirsty MacColl?
Vanda Lacerda, Killed the Family and Went to the Movies
Jim B. Smith, Homicide: Who Killed Who?
Clelle Mahon, The Beast That Killed Women
George E. Turner, King Kong 60th Anniversary Special: 'It Was Beauty Killed the Beast'
James Earl Ray, Who Killed Martin Luther King?
Liviu Librescu, Israeli professor, killed in the Virginia Tech massacre
Hana Brady, Killed during Holocaust
Bobby Hargis, The Men Who Killed Kennedy
Rolf Tiedemann, Who Killed Walter Benjamin...
Pierre Fabre, Birgit Haas Must Be Killed
Enzo Siciliano, Who Killed Pasolini?
Jim Mora Sr., Small Potatoes: Who Killed the USFL?
Juliet Prowse, Bombay India, actress/dancer (Who Killed Teddy Bear)
Max Baer Jr., Who Killed J.B. Fletcher?
Larry Olsen, Who Killed Doc Robbin
Eilene Janssen, Who Killed Doc Robbin
Sandra Grant, Who Killed Annie Foran?
Joana Fomm, Who Killed Pixote?
Richard Speck, mass murderer (killed 8 student nurses in 1966)
James Woolsey, Who Killed the Electric Car?
Carol Marney, They've Killed President Lincoln!
Art Bell, I Know Who Killed Me
José Joffily, Who Killed Pixote?
Zeca Assumpção, Killed the Family and Went to the Movies
Mauro Macario, Percy Is Killed
Alice Playton, NYC, actress (Who Killed Mary Whats 'er Name)
Clarence Thomas, The Justice Nobody Knows/What Killed Rebecca Riley?/Invincible
Diane Moore, Who Killed Teddy Bear
Mauricio Maestro, Who Killed Pixote?
Márcia Rodrigues, Killed the Family and Went to the Movies
David Tygel, Who Killed Pixote?
Trevor Horn, rock producer (Buggles-Video Killed, Yes, Frankie)
Charley Steiner, Small Potatoes: Who Killed the USFL?
Elliott Sharp, The Time We Killed
Joe Leon, Who Killed Chandra Levy?
Frederick Barry, Who Killed Carrie Cornell?
Gary Barbaro, Small Potatoes: Who Killed the USFL?
Anna Gaedcke, Being Killed
Karl Archambault, I Killed My Mother
Mark David Chapman, I Killed John Lennon
Robert D. Morais, I Killed My Mother
Cumisha Amado, Who Killed Holly Hollywood?
Pierre Chagnon, I Killed My Mother
Monique Spaziani, I Killed My Mother
Christian Brando, son of Marlon/killed sisters boyfriend
Jonathan Guggenheim, Penn & Teller Get Killed
Jim Kelly, Small Potatoes: Who Killed the USFL?
Bobby Hebert, Small Potatoes: Who Killed the USFL?
Benoît Gouin, I Killed My Mother
Rick Neuheisel, Small Potatoes: Who Killed the USFL?
Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini, boxer (killed a boxer in the ring)
Nate Newton, Small Potatoes: Who Killed the USFL?
Herschel Walker, Small Potatoes: Who Killed the USFL?
Tim Talbot, Who Killed Johnny
Julian Brookhouse, rocker (Curiosity Killed Cat-Keep Your Distance)
Lung Leg, You Killed Me First
Cornelia Guest, I Know Who Killed Me
Migi, [Miguel Drummond] rock (Curiosity Killed Cat-Keep Your Distance)
Thaddeus Wadleigh, Who Killed the Electric Car?
Alexandre Frota, Killed the Family and Went to the Movies
Tuca Andrada, Who Killed Pixote?
Ben Volpeliere-Pierrot, rocker (Curiosity Killed Cat-Keep Distance)
Glen Lambert, Who Killed Johnny Love?
Nick Thorpe, rocker (Curiosity Killed the Cat-Keep Your Distance)
Cláudia Raia, Killed the Family and Went to the Movies
Crystal Wilder, Who Killed Holly Hollywood?
Richard D. Titus, Who Killed the Electric Car?
Jason Wilburn, I Know Who Killed Me
Tupac Shakur, East Harlem New York, American rap star/actor (Juice, Bullet) (killed in 1996)
Brent Davis, Who Killed Tangerine?
Steve McNair, The Justice Nobody Knows/What Killed Rebecca Riley?/Invincible
Cassiano Carneiro, Who Killed Pixote?
Venetian Snares, Who Killed the Electric Car?
Carol Machado, Who Killed Pixote?
Stéphanie Anne Weber Biron, I Killed My Mother
Sophie Quinton, Who Killed Bambi?
Brett Reider, Brett Killed Mom: A Sister's Diary
Luciana Rigueira, Who Killed Pixote?
Louise Woodward, ELton England, nanny who killed Matthew Eappen
Megan Henning, I Know Who Killed Me
Max Loong, Who Killed Johnny
Michael A. Monsoor, a United States Navy SEAL killed in Iraq and posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor.
Brian Bedell, Powers: Who Killed Retro Girl?
Nadine Bosurgi, Who Killed Johnny
Marisol Romero, Who Killed the Electric Car?
Bianca Gervais, I Killed My Mother
François Arnaud, I Killed My Mother
Peter Doocy, The Man Who Killed Usama Bin Laden
Alexis Vanier, I Killed My Mother
JR Garcia, I Know Who Killed Me
Corban Noah, I Killed Lisa Jacobs
Xavier Dolan, I Killed My Mother
Justin Riordan, Kill or Be Killed
Asher Abraham, Who Killed Nelson Nutmeg?
Cooper Green, How My Dad Killed Dracula
Matthew Eappen, Boston Mass, baby killed by nanny Louise Woodward
Nicias, Athens politician (Peace of Nicias), killed at about 57
Cicero, Roman politician and orator, killed as part of the proscriptions at 63
Gordian II, Roman co-Emperor with his father Gordian I, killed in battle at Carthage
[Christian] Bacchus, roman soldier/martyred saint, killed
Saint Emmanuel, Christian martyr killed under Diocletian
Pietro I Candiano, Doge of Venice (killed in battle)
King Duncan I of Scotland killed in battle at ca. 39 years
Tostig Godwinson, Earl of Northumbria, killed at the Battle of Stamford Bridge
Jacob of Orleans, Rabbi, killed in anti Jewish riot in London England
Duke Leopold V of Austria (killed at a tournament) (b. 1157)
Floris IV, count of Holland, killed in tournament
Hugh le Despencer, 1st Baron le Despencer, killed in the Battle of Evesham (b. 1223)
Charles II of Alençon, killed in the Battle of Crécy (b. 1297)
Rudolph, Duke of Lorraine, killed in the Battle of Crécy (b. 1320)
Peter I, Duke of Bourbon, killed at the Battle of Poitiers (b. 1311)
Jacques de Bourbon, count of Marche, killed in battle
Johannes Nepomucenus, [Jan Nepomucky], Czech saint, killed
Henry Percy, [Harry Hotspur], killed in battle at 39
Ulrich von Jungingen, German Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights, killed at the Battle of Grunwald (b. 1360)
Thomas of Lancaster, 1st Duke of Clarence, second son of Henry IV of England (killed in battle) (b. 1388)
Henry Percy, 2nd Earl of Northumberland, English politician (killed in battle)
Edmund Beaufort, 2nd Duke of Somerset, English commander (killed in battle) (b. 1406)
Richard Plantagenet, 3rd Duke of York, claimant to the English throne killed in Battle of Wakefield. (b. 1411)
Edward of Westminster, Prince of Wales (killed in battle) (b. 1453)
Richard III, king of England (1483-85), killed in battle at 32
Cesare Borgia, cardinal/soldier/politician, killed in battle at 31
Moctezuma II, Aztec emperor (1502-20), killed either by the Spanish or stoned by his own people
Ferdinand Magellan, Portuguese explorer, killed by Filipino natives at 50 while on voyage to circumnavigate the world
Cuauhtémoc, the last Aztec Emperor (1520 - 1521), tortured and killed by Spanish conquistador Hernán Cortés
Diego de Almagro, Spanish conquistador (Chile/Peru), killed at Las Salinas at about 63
Emperor Gelawdewos of Ethiopia (killed in battle) (b. 1521/1522)
Jean Jaurequi, Basque attacker of William of Orange, killed by William's guards
Anne Hutchinson, English Puritan preacher, killed in Native American uprising (b. 1591)
William Gascoigne, introduced telescopic sights, is killed at 24
Michiel A de Ruyter, Dutch rear-admiral, (Newport), killed at 69
Nathaniel Bacon, rallied against Virginian government, killed at 29
Rene-Robert Cavelier La Salle, Fren explorer (Louisiana), killed at 43
John Graham, of Claverhouse, 1st viscount Dundee/soldier, killed, dies
Crispus Attucks, slave, is 1st of 5 killed during Boston Massacre
Major John Pitcairn, British marine (killed in battle) (b. 1722)
James Cook, British explorer killed by Native Hawaiians near Kealakekua on the Island of Hawaii at 50
Thomas Day, author, killed by fall from a horse at Wargrave Berkshire
Aga Mohammed Khan, cruel ruler of Persia, castrated & killed
François-Paul Brueys D'Aigalliers, French admiral (killed in battle) (b. 1753)
Tipu Sultan, Indian military leader killed during Battle of Seringapatam (b. 1750)
Alexander Hamilton, Secretary of the Treasury, killed by Vice President Aaron Burr in pistol duel near Weehawken
Yakov Kulnev, Russian general (killed in battle) (b. 1763)
Jean-Baptiste Bessières, French marshal (killed in combat) (b. 1768)
Thomas Picton, British general (killed in battle) (b. 1758)
Richard B Garnett, killed during Pickett's Charge, Brig Gen
Stephen Decatur, killed in a duel with Com James Barron at 41
Davy Crockett, US pioneer (Alamo), killed in battle at 49
Aleksandr Pushkin, poet/novelist (Golden Cockeral), killed in a duel
Gov Bent, 5 others in US occupation, killed by revolt in New Mexico
Felix Zollicoffer, Gen killed after mistakenly riding into Union lines
Turner Ashby, General, killed near Harrisonburg VA, dies at 33
Charles S Winder, Confederate General killed at the Battle of Cedar Mountain VA aged 32
Oliver Tilden, of the Bronx, killed in Civil War in Virginia
Leonidas Polk, general, killed in action in Battle of Pine Mt
Ambrose Powell Hill, Confederate general, killed in action at 39
Georgi Benkovski, Bulgarian revolutionary, brutally killed by the Turks (b. 1843)
Victorio, Apache chief/murderer, killed by Mexican army
Matilde "Tillie" Ziegler, killed by husband William Kemmler
Sitting Bull, Hunkpapa-Sioux chief (Little Big Horn), killed by US Police aged 58 or 59
Otto Lilenthal, aircraft pioneer, killed during a glider test at 48
Gregorio del Pilar, Filipino general (killed at Battle of Tirad Pass) (b. 1875)
Andrew Wauchope, British Major-General, dies in Battle of Magersfontein in the Boer war, South Africa. Another British Major, The Marquess of Winchester also killed.
... Opperman, South African Boer general (Spy), killed in battle
U Benson, British lt-col (Magers' fountain), killed in battle
Stanley "Midnight Assassin" Ketchel, heavy weight boxing champ, shot & killed
Elephant seal, 6.8-m, 4000-kg, killed in S Georgia (South Atlantic)
Gaston Calmette, editor (Le Figaro), killed by Mme Caillaux at 55
Eufemio Zapata, brother to Mexican revolutionist Emiliano Zapata, killed by Sidronio Comancho
Franz Marc, German painter/co-founder (Blaue Reiter), killed at 36
Max Immelmann, German pilot (WW I), killed
Victor Chapman, US legionaire/WW I pilot, killed
Oswald Boelcke, Who Killed the Red Baron?
Edward Thomas, poet, killed in WW I
Percy Thomson Dean, lt-commander, killed at Zeebrugge, dies
Roland Garros, Who Killed the Red Baron?
George Lawrence Price, Canadian soldier, last person to be killed in W.W.I. (b. 1892)
Joseph Trumpeldor, killed defending Tel-Mai against arab attack
Walter Rathenau, German foreign minister, killed by anti-semites at 54
Michael Collins, Irish nationalist leader, killed in ambush
Bobby Franks, killed by Leopold & Loeb, at 14
[Vincent] Mad Dog Coll, mobster, killed by Dutch Schultz gang at 23
Patrick O'Malley, US policeman, killed by John Dillinger
Bonnie Parker, American outlaw (Bonnie & Clyde), killed in police ambush at 23
Clyde Barrow, outlaw (Bonnie & Clyde), killed in police ambush
Gustav Ritter von Kahr, Prime Minister of Bavaria killed in the Night of the Long Knives murders (b. 1862)
Erich Klausener, Catholic politician killed in the Night of the Long Knives murders (b. 1885)
King Alexander, of Yugoslavia, killed by Georgief (Croatian terrorist)
Herman Hollis, FBI agent, killed by Baby Face Nelson
Sam Cowley, FBI agent, killed by Baby Face Nelson
Wiley Post, aviation pioneer, killed in plane crash in Alaska at 36
Will Rogers, humorist, killed in plane crash in Alaska at 55
Clifford Heatherley, Who Killed Doc Robin?
Floyd Roberts, Auto racer, killed during 1939 Indianapolis 500 (b. 1904)
Marx Dormoy, French socialist, killed by a time bomb
Abe "Kid Twist" Reles, NY gangster/police informer, killed
Mervyn S. Bennion, United States Navy Captain, Medal of Honor recipient, killed in Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor (b. 1887)
Herbert C. Jones, United States Navy, Medal of Honor recipient, killed in Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor (b. 1918)
Thomas J. Reeves, United States Navy, Medal of Honor recipient, killed in Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor (b. 1895)
Franklin Van Valkenburgh, United States Navy, Medal of Honor recipient, killed in Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor (b. 1888)
Adnan Bin Saidi, Officer of the Malay Regiment killed in the defense of Singapore (b. 1915)
John Kubris, Czech resistance fighter, killed Heydrich, dies at 28
Marcel Barger, [Streliskie], cabaret performer, killed in Auschwitz
Grigori Yakovlevich Bakhchivangi, test pilot (BI-1), killed in crash
Mordicai Anielewicz, commander of Warsaw ghetto uprising, killed
Chayyim Most, Rabbi/Maggid of Kovono, killed by nazis
Bernard M Cohen, attorney, killed at Belsen concentration camp
Lesley J McNair, US lt-general, killed by US bomb at St-Lo
Anthony Stefanich, British boxer/captain, killed in Arnhem
Fake Krist, nazi collaborator, killed
Koos Speenhoff, Dutch singer, killed in bombing raid at 75
Anne Frank, diarist (Diary of Anne Frank), killed in Belsen Camp aged 15
Maurice Rose, 1st US general in Nazi Germany, killed in action at 45
Ernest T Pyle, British/US newscaster, killed in WW II at 44
Abdullah Ibn Hussein, Jordan's King (1946-51), killed in Jerusalem
Harry T Moore, Florida NAACP official, killed by bomb
"Wild Bill" Vukovich, killed in Indy 500
Seán South and Fergal O'Hanlon are killed in the Brookeborough Raid.
Michael Todd, film magnate, killed in an New Mexico air crash
Richie Valens, rock vocalist (Donna), killed in plane crash at 17
Dale Buisand & Chester Ovnand, 1st Americans killed in Vietnam War
Ernie Kovacs, comedian (Ernie Kovacs Show), killed in auto crash at 42
Jim Koethe, Dallas Times Herald reporter, killed by karate chop
Jack Ruby, assassin who killed assassin Lee Harvey Oswald, dies of pulmonary embolism at 55
Carl Cunningham, rocker (Bar-kays), killed in a plane crash
Toby Halicki, car-crash film producer 48, killed shooting stunt
4 students, at Kent State University killed by Ohio National Guard
Petro Scaglione, Italian procureur-general, killed by Mafia
Jo Etha Collier, young black woman killed by 3 whites in Drew Miss
Audie Murphy, most decorated American WW II hero/actor (Sierra), killed in plane crash at 46
"Crazy" Joe Gallo, American mobster, killed at his 43rd birthday party by rival mobsters
Ntare V, deposed King of Burundi, killed in an abortive coup
Bobby Ramirez, drummer (White Trash), killed at 23 in bar brawl
L C William Nolde, last US soldier killed in Vietnam, funeral
Clarence White, guitarist (Byrds), killed by a car
Clarence White, rocker (Byrds), killed by drunken driver at 29
Dean Corll, shot, he raped & killed 26 boys
Karen Silkwood, killed in a car crash under suspicious circumstances
Charles McMahon Jr, US USMC lance corporal, killed in Vietnam
Darwin Judge, USMC-corporal, 1 of last US soldiers killed in Viet
Michael John Shea, USMC-lt/pilot, 1 of last soldiers killed in Vietnam
William Craig Nystul, USMC capt, 1 of last US soldiers killed in Viet
Mujibur Rahiman, Pakistani sheik, killed in a military coup at 53
Ismail Erez, Turkish ambassador, killed by car bomb in Paris
Kevin Coughlin, actor (T R Ryan-Mama), killed in hit-&-run at 30
General Murtala Mohammed, head of Nigeria, killed during a coup
Francis E Meloy Jr, US ambassador to Lebanon, kidnapped & killed
Yonatan Netanyahu, Israel commander killed freeing Israeli hostages during Operation Entebbe in Uganda aged 30
Margaret Bowman & Janet Levy, Chi Omega, FSU, killed by Ted Bundy
Kimberly Leach, killed by Ted Bundy in Lake City Fla at 12
Lyman Bostock, outfielder (Angels), shot & killed at 27
Nancy Spungen, killed by boyfriend Six Vicious in NYC
Leo J Ryan, (Rep-Cal) & 4 killed in Jonestown, Guyana by members of Peoples Temple, followed by ritual mass suicide of 914 members
Ali Hassan Salameh, [Abu Hassan], killed by car bomb; believed to have helped mastermind massacre of 1972 Munich Olympics athletes
Airey Neave, British MP (Conservatives), killed by terrorist bomb
Thurmon Munson, NY Yankee, killed in a plane crash at Akron Oh at 32
Nur Mohammed Taraki, president of Afghanistan (1978-79), killed
Joy Adamson, Czech conservationist and author (Born Free), killed by her servant at 69
Herman Tarnower, doctor (Scarsdale Diet), killed by Jean Harris
William R Tolbert Jr, Liberian President & 27 others killed in coup
John Lennon, shot and killed in NY by Mark David Chapman at 40
Vic Morrow, actor (Cimmaron), killed during "Twilight Zone" at 53
Ruth Voorst, South African (A World Apart), killed by letter bomb
Ray Vitte, actor (Doc, Cody-Quest), killed by police at 33
Benigno S Aquino Jr, Philippines opposition leader, killed at 50
Ravindara Mhatrem, Indian diplomat, killed in England
Leamon Hunt, US director-General in Sinai, killed by communists
Bobby Ewing, (Patrick Duffy) killed off on Dallas
Seamus McElwaine, Irish IRA-terrorist, killed at 25
K K Tarapore, cricketer (Test for India 1948), killed by motor-scooter
Malik Oussekine, Algerian/French student, killed by police at 22
Dean Paul Martin, musician/tennis pro, killed in plane crash at 29
Pam Ewing, (Victoria Principal) character on Dallas, is killed off
Adrian Adonis, [Keith Franke], WWF wrestler, killed in auto accident
Trinidad Silva, killed in auto accident at 38
Mohammed Zia ul-Haq, President of Pakistan, killed in plane crash
Billy Martin, NY Yankee manager, killed in a car accident at 61
Dag Drollet, Cheyenne Brando's boyfriend killed by brother Christian
James Carreras, Who Killed Van Loon?
Hank Grant, Who Killed Mr. X?
7 members of Reba McIntire's band, killed in a plane crash
Harry Glicken, volcanologist, killed by Mt Unzen Volcano in Japan
David Kaplan, news director (ABC), killed in Sarajevo Yugoslavia
Superman, fictional character, killed by Doomsday at 54
Alfredo de Leon, leader (Philippines Red Scorpio Gang), killed
David Gunn, abortion doctor, killed by Michael Griffin at 47
Jonathan Ball, English youngster, killed by IRA at 3
Ihsan Mohamed Salem, [Yunis Awad], Palestinian Al-Fatah leader, killed
Robert J Glass, film producer (ET), is killed at 53
John Castrios, 1st murder in Washington NH in 200 years, killed at 45
John Bayard Britton, abortion doctor, killed by Paul Hill
Roswell Gilbert, who mercy killed his ailing wife, dies at 85
Jeffrey Dahmer, [Butcher of Milwaukee], American serial killer, killed in prison at 34
Selena, Mexican Grammy winning singer, killed by a fan at 24
Adrianne Jones, killed by David Graham & Diane Zamora, at 16
David Schultz, wrestler (Oly-Gold-84), killed by John Du Pont
61 law enforcement officers, killed by felons in US this year
Alvinio Misciano, Italian tenor, killed in a fall from a window
Judy Flannery, master triathelete, killed by a car at 56
Male alligator, largest in Florida (14 feet), killed at about 65
76 law enforcement officers, killed by felons in US this year
Adem Jasari, Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) leader, killed
James Earl Ray, Who Killed Martin Luther King?
César Baldaccini, My Brother-in-law Killed My Sister
George E. Turner, King Kong 60th Anniversary Special: 'It Was Beauty Killed the Beast'
Vanda Lacerda, Killed the Family and Went to the Movies
Sir Peter Blake, New Zealand yachtsman & winner of numerous Whitbread and America's Cup sailing contests, killed by pirates on the Amazon River at age 53
Pat Tillman, American football player and U.S. Army Ranger (killed in action) (b. 1976)
Dimebag Darrell, heavy metal guitarist in band Pantera is shot & killed while performing onstage in Columbus Ohio by crazed fan Nathan Gale
Jean Charles de Menezes, Brazilian electrician killed by Scotland Yard (b. 1978)
Pierre Fabre, Birgit Haas Must Be Killed
Enzo Siciliano, Who Killed Pasolini?
Steve Irwin, Australian naturalist and television personality attacked and killed by a stingray (b. 1962)
Michael A. Monsoor, a United States Navy SEAL killed in Iraq and posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor.
Donald Scott, Report 0846: Lonely Hearts - Who Killed Dan Cupid?
Clelle Mahon, The Beast That Killed Women
Jim B. Smith, Homicide: Who Killed Who?
Steve McNair, The Justice Nobody Knows/What Killed Rebecca Riley?/Invincible
Ryszard Kaczorowski, Polish statesman is killed in the crash of a Polish Air Force Tu-154 at 90
Maria Kaczyńska, Polish economist and First Lady of Poland, is killed in the crash of a Polish Air Force Tu-154 at 67
Lech Kaczyński, Polish lawyer and politician, then President of Poland is killed in the crash of a Polish Air Force Tu-154 at 60
Stanford R. Ovshinsky, Who Killed the Electric Car?
Ahmed Jabari, Palestinian political activist, killed by an airstrike at 53
Bobby Hargis, The Men Who Killed Kennedy
The Voice US contestant Christina Grimmie killed aged 22
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