Top 10 Most Destructive Storms to Ever Hit Planet Earth



Top 10 Most Destructive Storms to Ever Hit Planet Earth
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Have you ever ever asked yourself: “What is the largest storm on Earth?” How about “Which are the most destructive storms to ever hit planet Earth?” Or “Which storms caused the most death and destruction?” From hurricanes, like Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, USA and Hurricane Mitch in Central America, to snowstorms like the Iran Blizzard of 1972, to tornadoes like the Tri-State Tornado of Illinois, Indiana and Missouri, these famous storm names have wreaked havoc on humanity. WatchMojo counts down ten of the worst storms in world history.

If you’d like to learn more about the awesome power of nature, be sure to check out our other informative videos on the Top 10 Infamous Natural Disasters of the Last 100 Years: Top 10 Devastating Volcanic Disasters: and Top 10 Deadliest American Tornado Outbreaks of the Past 100 Years:

00:38 #10: Hurricane Camille – August 14-22, 1969
01:33 #9: Hurricane Mitch – October 22 – November 9, 1998
02:22 #8: Typhoon Nina – July 30 – August 6, 1975
03:08 #7: The Dust Bowl – 1930s
04:17 #6: Hurricane Katrina – August 23-31, 2005
05:15 #5: Bhola Cyclone – November 3-13, 1970
06:16 #4: Iran Blizzard – February 3-9, 1972
07:01 #3, #2 & #1 ????

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