1896 - In St. Louis, MO, 255 people were killed when a tornado struck.
1977 - In Havana, Cuba, 68 people were killed when an Aeroflot flight hit power lines and crashed while attempting to land. Three people survived the crash.
1997 - Central Texas was hit by multiple tornadoes that resulted in the death of 29 people.
2006 - A magnitude 6.3 earthquack hit Indonesia. At least 5,100 people were killed.
Tomorrow in Disaster History.