111 Years Ago, San Francisco Was Rocked By A Devastating Earthquake And It Will Never Be Forgotten

As the end of 2017 approaches, we must not only look towards the future but into the past as well. From natural disasters to tragic occurrences, some historic events will never be forgotten. One such event that caused monumental destruction throughout our city was the infamous 7.8 magnitude earthquake that occurred on April 18, 1906. Read on to learn more about the dramatic 1906 earthquake that forever changed San Francisco.

To learn more about this disastrous event, watch this fascinating video detailing the aftermath of the 1906 earthquake in great detail.

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