The deadliest earthquakes in history

Tangshan, China 1976. Magnitude 7.5. Deaths: 240,000+ <span class=meta>(AP)</span>
Sunday, August 24, 2014
California's Bay Area is recovering from the 6.0 magnitude earthquake that struck early morning August 24th. The state is well-acquainted with abrupt seismic activity, but there are many regions across the globe who've suffered catastrophic damage and deaths from earthquakes. Check out the gallery above for the deadliest earthquakes in history.
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