On 16 April 2007, 33 people were killed and at least 26 injured by a killer on the Virginia Tech University campus.
Prior worst U.S. civilian shooting: 1991, 23 people killed and 20 wounded in a Luby's cafeteria in Killeen, Texas.
Prior worst college shooting: 1966, 16 people killed at the University of Texas at Austin.
Prior worst lower-school shooting: 1999, 13 people killed at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado.
Creator: Gerald D. Thurman
Created: 17 April 2007