A hurricane-spawned tornado hit Apalachicola, FL on September 19, 1947. Thomas Grazulis in Significant Tornadoes gave this twister an F3 rating. There were 2 fatalities and 100 injuries. Read the full summary here!
Highlighting a Tornado Before 1950
from Significant Tornadoes by Thomas Grazulis!
September 19, 1924: A tornado with a skipping path struck parts of Garland County, AR. It mainly hit in the Hot Springs area. A large church was destroyed and a man was killed there. A hotel was unroofed.
There is more weather phenomenon than just tornadoes?
On This Day in OTHER weather history!
On this day in 1974, American comedian, talk show host, and writer Jimmy Fallon, was born in New York, New York. Source: Britannica.
On this day in 1981, Simon And Garfunkel reunited for a concert in New York’s Central Park. Over 400,000 fans attend the show. The performance was recorded for a record and video release. Get into the groove with more music trivia at thisdayinmusic.com!
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