5 Questions: MASTER DISASTERS
1 of 5
On January 15, 1919, a cast iron tank exploded, and 2.5 million gallons of this substance wreaked havoc on the north end of Boston.
2 of 5
What vaudeville legend was onstage, urging patrons not to panic, when Chicago's Iroquois Theatre went up in flames in 1903?
George M. Cohan
3 of 5
The worst aviation disaster in history occurred in the Canary Islands when a Pan Am jet collided with a KLM plane on the runway. KLM is the flag carrier for what country?
4 of 5
On November 7, 1940, what suspension bridge twisted and undulated during 35 mph winds and then collapsed?
5 of 5
The San Francisco Giants were slated to play what team in the 1989 World Series when an earthquake rocked the city's Candlestick Park?
New York Yankees
Chicago White Sox