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Jun
11

Is the 11th an Omen?

After the recent Japanese earthquake and fresh memories of September 11th in recent years, do you often wonder if there is something bad about the 11th day of each month. Is there a link between the 11th and tragedy or death?  On 11th day of each month in history, the following disasters have occurred which re-inforces that this day is an Omen:

January 11
1693 – Mt. Etna erupts in Sicily, Italy. A powerful earthquake destroys parts of Sicily and Malta.
1962 – An avalanche on Huascaran in Peru causes 4,000 deaths.
1998 – Sidi-Hamed massacre takes place in Algeria, over 100 people are killed.

March 11
1864 – The Great Sheffield Flood: The largest man-made disaster ever to befall England kills over 250 people in Sheffield.
1888 – The Great Blizzard of 1888 begins along the eastern seaboard of the United States, shutting down commerce and killing more than 400.
2004 – Madrid train bombings: Simultaneous explosions on rush hour trains in Madrid, Spain, kill 191 people.
2011 – An earthquake measuring 9.0 in magnitude strikes Japan, triggering a tsunami killing tens of thousands of peopleand a nucleur meltdown.

April 11
1965 – The Palm Sunday tornado outbreak of 1965: Fifty-one tornadoes hit in six Midwestern states, killing 256 people.
2002 – The Ghriba synagogue bombing by Al Qaeda kills 21 in Tunisia.
2007 – Algiers bombings: Two bombings in the Algerian capital of Algiers, kills 33 people and wounds a further 222 others.
2011 – 2011 Minsk Metro bombing in Belarus

May 11
1907 – 32 Shriners are killed when their chartered train derails at a switch near Surf Depot in Lompoc, California.
1953 – The 1953 Waco tornado outbreak: an F5 tornado hits downtown Waco, Texas, killing 114.
1970 – The Lubbock Tornado, a F5 tornado, hits Lubbock, Texas, killing 26 and causing $250 million in damage.
1996 – The 1996 Mount Everest disaster: on a single day eight people die during summit attempts on Mount Everest .

June 11
1184 BC – Trojan War: Troy is sacked and burned, according to calculations
1805 – A fire consumes large portions of Detroit in the Michigan Territory.
1955 – Eighty-three are killed and at least 100 are injured after an Austin-Healey and a Mercedes-Benz collide at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the deadliest ever accident in motorsports.
1981 – A Richter Scale 6.9 magnitude earthquake at Golbaf, Iran, kills at least 2,000.

July 11
1983 – A Boeing 727 crashes into hilly terrain after a tail strike in Cuenca, Ecuador, claiming 119 lives.
1995 – Over 8,000 Bosnian men and children (all Bosniaks) are killed by Serbian troops commanded by Ratko Mladic in Potočari near Srebrenica Bosnia and Herzegovina.
2006 – 209 people are killed in a series of bomb attacks in Mumbai, India.

August 11
2003 – A heat wave in Paris results in temperatures rising to 112 °F (44 °C), leaving about 144 people dead.

September 11
1916 – The Quebec Bridge’s central span collapses, killing 11 men.
1944 – World War II: RAF bombing raid on Darmstadt and the following firestorm kill 11,500.
1968 – Air France Flight 1611 crashes off Nice, France, killing 89 passengers and 6 crew.
2001 – World Trade Center Bombings IN nyc

October 11
1138 – A massive earthquake struck Aleppo, Syria.

November 11
2000 – Kaprun disaster: 155 skiers and snowboarders die when a cable car catches fire in an alpine tunnel in Kaprun, Austria.

December 11
1993 – Forty-eight people are killed when a block of the Highland Towers collapses near Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
1998 – Thai Airways Flight 261 crashes near Surat Thani Airport, killing 101
2007 – Two car bombs explode at the Constitutional Court building in Algiers and the United Nations office. An estimated 45 people are killed in the bombings.

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2 Responses to “Is the 11th an Omen?”


  1. 1 craig
    July 28, 2012 at 11:30 am

    The bradford city fire disaster happened on may 11th 1985

  2. 2 Ya_kaitlyn
    September 29, 2012 at 1:12 am

    This is so damb informing omg all on 11!


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