List of Major Hotel Fires
The Associated Press
Aug. 18, 2001
Some major hotel fires over the past two decades:
Nov. 27, 1980 _ 87 dead at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas.
Jan. 1, 1986 _ 97 dead at the Dupont Plaza Hotel in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Jan. 23, 1987 _ 37 dead at the Siddharth Continental Hotel in New Delhi, India.
July 1993 _ 37 dead at Hotel Sivas in Turkey.
Jan. 29, 1997 _ 30 dead at the Yanshan Hotel in Changsha, China.
July 11, 1997 _ 91 dead at the Royal Jomtien Hotel in Pattaya, Thailand.
Aug. 18, 2001 _ At least 70 dead at the Manor Hotel in Quezon City, Philippines.