David adds: This is a re-posted guest article on Modern Survival Blog from ‘Nurse Amy’ of DoomAndBloom.net. This is a very interesting and informative list. Guest post: by ‘Nurse Amy’ Here’s... Read more
1915 The passenger ship S.S. Eastland capsizes while tied to a dock in the Chicago River. A total of 844 passengers and crew are killed in the largest loss of life disaster from a single shipwreck on the Great Lakes.