7 Horrifying Texas Stories You Didn’t Learn About In History Class

No matter how normal a place might look on the surface, rest assured that if it has a history, it isn’t an entirely happy one. Below you’ll find seven of the most horrifying disasters, both natural and man-made, that occurred right here in the Lone Star State. Chances are you didn’t learn about these in history class.

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Have you heard of any of these? What other terrible things happened in Texas that aren’t commonly talked about in history class?