World's worst natural disasters

Published On: Aug 27 2011 10:11:27 PM CDT   Updated On: Nov 27 2013 04:23:10 PM CST

With today marking the fifth anniversary of the catastrophic 2010 Haitian earthquake, take a look at some of the world's worst natural disasters.

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More than 1,200 deaths were blamed on Hurricane Katrina when it devastated the Gulf Coast in 2005, breaching the levees and flooding most of New Orleans for days.

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