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Disasters with highest death tolls - Hurricane Mitch

Time: Thursday Oct 22, 1998

Place: Honduras, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Guatemala, Belize, Mexico

Details: Hurricane Mitch is the second-deadliest Atlantic hurricane on record, causing over 11,000 fatalities in Central America in 1998, including approximately 7,000 in Honduras and 3,800 in Nicaragua due to catastrophic flooding from the slow motion of the storm.


On This Day - 22 October

Aureus of Augustus, the first Roman Emperor
Roman Empire-Valerian's first act as emperor
Saturday Oct 22, 253 - Rome
Incandescent light bulb with a medium-sized E27 (Edison 27 millimeter) male screw base - image
Incandescent light bulb-Edison's first Successful Test
Wednesday Oct 22, 1879 - New Jersey, U.S.
Nanjing Road during Xinhai Revolution
Xinhai Revolution-Shaanxi Uprising
Sunday Oct 22, 1911 - Xi'an, Shaanxi, China
Nanjing Road during Xinhai Revolution
Xinhai Revolution-Changsha Restoration
Sunday Oct 22, 1911 - Changsha, Hunan, China
Francisco Franco
Francisco Franco-Marriage
Monday Oct 22, 1923 - Spain

October 1998

Wordmark of Sony - image
Sony Corporation-Launching Their Memory Stick
Oct, 1998 - Tokyo, Japan
The logo of the Finnish telecommunications company, Nokia Corporation
Nokia-Becoming The Best-Selling Mobile Phone Brand
Oct, 1998 - Espoo, Finland
Impeachment of Bill Clinton
Impeachment of Bill Clinton-Commence Impeachment Proceedings Against Clinton
Thursday Oct 8, 1998 - House of Representatives, Washington D.C., U.S.
Stan Lee
Stan Lee-Stan Lee Media
Oct, 1998 - Beverly Hills, California, U.S.
Francesco Totti
Francesco Totti-First Senior Cap
Saturday Oct 10, 1998 - Italy


Banking hacks image
Banking Frauds and Hacks-China Construction Bank
1998 - Zhengzhou, China
Mobile Nokia 1011
Mobile Phones-Trialing Mobile payments
1998 - Finland - Sweden
Mobile Nokia 1011
Mobile Phones-The First downloadable Content Sold To Mobile Phones
1998 - Finland
Kosovo War Image
Kosovo War-KLA attacks targeting Yugoslav authorities in Kosovo
1998 - Kosovo
The logo of the Finnish telecommunications company, Nokia Corporation
Nokia-Producing the World's first digital terrestrial television
1998 - Espoo, Finland