The Tri-State Tornado was the deadliest tornado in the history of the United States. It took place on Wednesday, March 18, 1925. It was during an outbreak of 12 confirmed tornadoes. It covered a large portion of the Midwest and Southern United States.
In 2018 U.S. dollars, damage from the tornadoes was $2.18 billion.
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- "Our 10 Greatest Natural Disasters". American Heritage. Retrieved May 15, 2018.