10 deadliest U.S. hurricanes

Published On: Aug 25 2011 11:30:09 AM PDT   Updated On: Dec 27 2014 11:57:00 AM PST

As Tropical Storm Hagupit batters the Philippines, take a look back at the 10 deadliest hurricanes in U.S. history.

Deadliest Hurricanes - Galveston
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1. Great Galveston Hurricane (1900) -- An estimated 8,000 people died in this Category 4 storm that devastated eastern Texas. So many people died that corpses were piled onto carts for burial at sea.

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