A Look Back: The Deadly Cocoanut Grove Nightclub Fire - NBC10 Boston
US & World
The Wellness Report
This Is New England
Clear The Shelters
Maps & Radar
Weather Warrior School Visits
NBC Late Night
Find NBC Boston
Meet the Team
Days of our Lives
NBC on Demand
Watch the latest full episodes of your favorite NBC series anytime and anywhere.
Click for full schedule
Send us Videos and Pictures
Terms of Service
Visit our partner sites
A Look Back: The Deadly Cocoanut Grove Nightclub Fire
Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017
Seventy-five years ago on Nov. 28, 1942, 492 people were killed and another 166 injured when a fire broke out at the Cocoanut Grove, one of the most popular nightclubs in Boston, Massachusetts.
Although the cause of the deadliest blaze in U.S. history remains a mystery, the devastating fire still influences fire and safety codes and how burn victims are treated.
More Photo Galleries
'Multiple Victims' Killed in Maryland Shooting
In Photos: Body Paint Artist Makes Models Disappear
Connect With Us
WYCN Public Inspection File
FCC Independent Programming Report
FCC News and Information Programming Report
NBC Non-Profit News Partnership Reports
Terms of service
© 2018 NBCUniversal Media, LLC. All rights reserved.