1971 - A series of 10 tornadoes killed 121 people. The states hit were Mississippi, Louisianna, Arkansas and Tennessee.
1973 - In Isma'iliya, Egypt, 108 people were killed when a Libya Arab Airlines flight was shot down by Israeli Phantom fighters while flying from Tripoli to Cairo. Five people survived the crash.
1973 - In Cerro Horqueta, Panama, 22 people were killed when an Aerovias Urraca flight crashed into a Cerro Horqueta Mountain. Six people survived the crash.
2001 - In Mozambique, floods killed 41 people and left 77,400 homeless.
2006 - In southeastern, Iran, 612 people were killed by a 6.4 magnitude earthquake. Another 1,400 were injured.
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