10 deadliest tornadoes in US history

Published On: May 31 2011 04:09:32 PM EDT   Updated On: May 21 2012 02:01:03 PM EDT

The first anniversary of the deadly Joplin, Mo., tornado is May 22, 2012. Here's a look at the 10 deadliest tornadoes in U.S. history, according to the NOAA.

Gainesville, Ga.
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5. Gainesville, Ga. (1936) -- This EF4 tornado -- actually a pair of twisters -- hit at the start of the work day, killing 203 people and injuring an estimated 1,600.

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