There was one tornado confirmed on December 1, 1953. It hit south of Seguin, TX. Per the Climatological Data National Summary (CDNS), seven homes were destroyed and another seven were damaged. Read the full summary here!
Highlighting a Tornado Before 1950
from Significant Tornadoes by Thomas Grazulis!
December 1, 1942: A possible F2 moved through the “Goldmine” community in southeastern Hart County, GA. Every building was damaged or unroofed. The high school gym was leveled.
There is more weather phenomenon than just tornadoes?
On This Day in OTHER weather history!
December 1, 2006: A major winter storm brought heavy snow and ice accumulation across the Midwest. The St. Louis, MO metro was the hardest-hit area, with over 500,000 people in the metro losing power. Source.
On this day in 1976, Matthew Shepard, American college student who was severely beaten because of his sexual orientation and was left to die in 1998, was born in Casper, Wyoming. Source: Britannica.
On this day in 1983, Neil Young was sued by Geffen Records because his new music for the label was ‘not commercial in nature and musically uncharacteristic of his previous albums’. His latest album Everybody’s Rockin’ featured a selection of rockabilly songs (both covers and original material) which ran for just 25 minutes, Young’s shortest album. Get into the groove with more music trivia at thisdayinmusic.com!
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