Back To Mobile Site

Mass shootings in U.S. history

Published On: Jul 20 2012 07:20:30 AM PDT   Updated On: Apr 03 2014 05:39:55 AM PDT

A gunman opened fire at the Fort Hood military post in Texas on Wednesday, killing three people and wounding 16 before committing suicide. Take a look at some of the worst mass shootings in U.S. history.

Crime scene
24 / 25
istock

Aug. 1, 1966: Charles Whitman pointed a rifle from the observation deck of the University of Texas at Austin’s Tower and began shooting in a homicidal rampage that went on for 96 minutes. Sixteen people were killed and 31 were wounded.

Advertisement

E-News Registration

Most Popular

Advertisement

Multimedia