sep 23, 2004 - Hurricane Jeanne Crashes Into Haiti
Major Event 2: On September 23, Hurricane Jeanne swept into the Caribbean country Haiti, killing 3000 people. By time the hurricane arrived in Haiti, it had progressed from a tropical depression to a Category 2 hurricane, unleashing lethal wind and rain. After the floodgates in Haiti collapsed, brutal flash floods destroyed everything in their path, creating the greatest natural disaster in the history of Haiti.
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History Of My Lifetime- Akshath Murali
For Mr. Espinosa's American History class, 2017.