The day Judy Garland died a tornado hit Kansas. The day was June 22, 1969. Some of you might be thinking so what? But it’s actually one of those weird coincidences in nature that seem to pop up every now and then. How about we delve into this peculiarity a little further?
Judy Garland is probably best known for her portrayal as Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz. It’s a story that everyone knows. Dorothy lives in Kansas and is swept away to the magical land of Oz when a tornado hits her house. Now can you see the freaky coincidence? Her performance in the movie is often regarded as stellar, and is even more spectacular given her young age at the time. She was only 17 when she was the leading star of the much loved movie.