One Of The Worst Disasters In U.S. History Happened Right Here In Mississippi

Music has played a huge role in Mississippi’s history. Unfortunately, it’s also linked to a horrific state tragedy that will never be forgotten – the Rhythm Nightclub Fire. The Natchez disaster took place decades ago, and is still considered one of the deadliest fires in the world.

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Learn more about the horrific fire in the video below.

Mississippi is no stranger to tragedy. Read about a state disaster of another kind in “A Massive Blizzard Blanketed Mississippi In Ice In 1994 And It Will Never Be Forgotten.