When compling the day in history post I don’t always include natural disasters but I did today because there were so many:
1703 The Great Storm of 1703, Britain’s biggest windstorm.
1759 An earthquake hit the Mediterranean destryoing Beirut and Damascus.
1833 A massive undersea earthquake near Sumatra.
1926 The deadliest November tornado outbreak in U.S. history.
1950 The “Storm of the Century“, struck the northeastern USA.
1996 An ice storm strikes the central U.S. killing 26 people.
2000 2000 Baku earthquake.
The Gravedodgers may well be sensible to delay the erection of their shade sails.