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Natasha Richardson Dies of Ski Injury
 Day Cloudiness  16.03.2009  1†   Accident and death Richardson was taking a private skiing lesson in Mont-Tremblant in Quebec when she fell on a beginner’s trail, hitting her head on the ground. Despite the fall, witnesses say she did not appear to have been seriously injured. ...
Mont-Tremblant · Mont-Tremblant  CA
Forklift Worker Crushed
 Day Sunshine  01.07.2006  1†   Two workers at a manufacturing facility for double-hulled watercraft were using a 1978 Hyster forklift, with a forklift extension, to lower a jet pump onto its base inside a hull under construction. The jet pump weighed 498 pounds, well within ...
Surrey · Canada  CA
Four Killed, Nine Wounded at Kent State University, Ohio
   04.05.1970  4†   The Kent State Massacre occurred at Kent State University, in the city of Kent, Ohio, USA, on 4 May 1970, when members of the Ohio National Guard opened fire on unarmed college students. The guardsmen fired 67 rounds over ...
Tyranite · Canada  CA
Halifax Explosion
 Day Snowfall / Sleet  06.12.1917  2000†   The Mont Blanc, a 3121 ton, 320 foot French wartime munitions ship, and the Imo, a 5043 ton, 430 foot metal-hulled Belgian relief ship, collided in Halifax Harbour on Thursday, December 6, 1917, sparking a fire and explosion that ...
Halifax · Canada  CA
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