Article about the Iroquois Theater fire occurred on December 30, 1903, in Chicago, Illinois. It is the deadliest theater fire and the deadliest single-building fire in United States history. At least 605 people died as a result of the fire but not all the deaths were reported.
A website about the Iroquois Theater fire that killed 605 people, mostly women and their children. Contents: article, gallery and list of the victims
Article about the Iroquois theater fire, 1903.Hundreds of adults and school children gathered in the “fireproof” Iroquois Theater in downtown Chicago for a Holiday performance of a play starring popular comedian Eddie Foy. Little did they know that the theater would turn into a blazing deathtrap, leading to the deaths of hundreds of people and creating a haunting that is still being experienced today!
A 10min 31secs video that shows/describes the Iroquois Theater fire.