12 June 2015
On This Day: Over a thousand dead in India quake
A powerful deadly quake shook
, India On This Day in 1897. More than 1,500 people died in this 8.8 earthquake. The epicenter struck the town of
. The quake was felt by people thousands of miles away.
On This Day is a prompt to further explore historical events.
© Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, 2015
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