1905: Lake Superior Storm

November 28, 2020 all-day

On this day, 29 ships were either damaged or lost during a winter gale on Lake Superior.

Source : Pasty Central Day in History, November 28

However, many think the greatest storm ever to occur on the Great Lakes happened between November 7-12, 1913. It caused over 40 shipwrecks and cost at least 235 lives. See YouTube video

Also see Freshwater Fury: The Great Lakes Storm of 1913, Michigan In Pictures, November 7, 2009.

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