Natural Disasters, April 20

1912    1912 Tornado Outbreak, 56 people are killed.

2010    Deepwater Horizon drilling rig explodes in the Gulf of Mexico, killing eleven workers and beginning an oil spill that would last six months.

2013    A 6.6 magnitude earthquake struck Lushan County, Ya’an in China’s Sichuan province killing more than 150 people and injuring thousands.

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