Year

Place

Loss

1570......

Moscow, Russia

200,000 victims.

1666......

London, England

13,200 houses

1812......

Moscow, Russia

15,500 houses

1821......

Cairo, Egypt

4,000 victims

1831......

Constantinople, Turkey

18,000 houses

1835......

New York City, United States

$ 20,000,000

1842......

Hamburg, Germany

36,000,000

1851......

San Francisco, Cal., United States.

2,500 blocks

1871......

Chicago,Ill.,United States

$165,000,000

1872......

Boston, Mass., United States

75,000,000