Most Awful Times In History

The Top Ten

1 WW2

Definitely it's the worst time

Uggly time in history.

2 The Black Death

Aka The Plague
Happened in the 1300's.
Estimates are that 1/3 to 1/2 of the population of the planet died, including up to 60-percent of people in Europe.

WW II is nothing compared to the black death.

3 9/11

This is one of the worst terrorist attacks. 2 planes crashing into the World Trade Center and one into the pentagon.

4 WW1
5 The Crusades
6 The Holocaust

I hate anyone who jokes about the holocaust. Seriously people, it was one of the worst events ever!

11 million people get executed over race, religion, sexuality and disability

This should be one this is awful 11 million died including 2.2 million children

Worst ever ten million times more worse than 9/11

7 Rwanda Genocide
8 The Armenian Genocide

100 of thousands of people died over religion

9 The Great Depression
10 Atomic Bomb on Hiroshima & Nagasaki

As hirohiriko said.we have woke a sleeping giant.then 2 bombs just went down with there MLG glasese like here comes the y'all don't really want it now BOOM.the 2nd was like supise mother ******

The Contenders

11 Sinking of the Titanic
12 The Slave Trade
13 The Indian Ocean Earthquake & tsunami

Worst natural disaster on record (240,000 died)

14 The Chernobyl Disaster
15 Holodomor
16 Vietnam War
17 Krakatoa Volcano Eruption

This made Justin Bieber's voice harmless in comparison. - nelsonerico6

Killed 36,000 people in 1883.

18 MH17 Malaysian Airlines Plane Shot Down
19 Sandy Hook Shooting
20 Haiti Earthquake

Worst than the Indian Earthquake in 2004. - nelsonerico6

21 The Nanking Massacre
22 Syrian Civil War
23 The Stolen Generation
24 Darwin Bombing
25 Catholic Child Sex Abuse
26 Pearl Harbor Bombings
27 Sinking of the RMS Lusitania
28 Assassination of Archduke Ferdinand

Started World War I

29 Cultural Revolution (China)

Equaled the death total of WW2, but it was all civilians who were killed, there literally were no military combatants.

Estimates are that Mao Zedong's purges killed 50,000,000 people or more in the 1960's and 70's.

30 Oklahoma City Federal Building Bombing
31 Kansas City Hyatt Regency Skywalk Collapse
32 Virginia Tech Shooting
33 Aurora Movie Theater Shooting
34 Columbine High School Shooting
35 JFK Assassination
36 Martin Luther King Jr. Assassination
37 RFK Assassination
38 John Lennon Murder
39 Hurricane Katrina
40 Bloody Sunday 1971
41 Japanese Earthquake & Tsunami
42 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill
43 Assassination Of J.F. Kennedy
44 1900s British Attack on India
45 26/11 Attack On India
46 Ukraine Crisis 2014
47 Slavery of Jews In Egypt
48 Khmer Rouge Rule of Cambodia
49 7/7 London Attack
50 Virginia Tech Massacre
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