9 11 / September 11 Quotes & Statistics [Infographic]
9/11 September 11 Statistics Infographic
Let’s not forget the fateful day of 9 11. September 11, 2001.
Below is a Statistic Infographic of the World Trade Center events of 9/11.
- Some Key Statistics of 9/11
- 4 Planes, 19 Terrorist
- 3 Major Attacks at the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and the Crash at Stonycreek Township which is believed to have targed the US Capitol Building / White House.
- 18,000 Small Businesses were Destoryed or Displaced
- The Collapse of the World Trade Center reached speeds of 120 miles per hour
- 1,506,124 Tons of Debris removed from site
- 2,000 First Responders Injured in the attacks
- 36,000 units of Blood Donated at the New York Blood Center
- 99 Days Fires Burned after the Attack
- 3,051 Number of Children who lost parents
- 343 Firefighters & Paramedics who died
- 125 People who died at the Pentagon
- 92 People killed on Flight 11
- 64 People died on Flight 175
- 64 People died on Flight 77
- 44 People died in Flight 93
- 23 NYPD Officers lost in the attack
“Time is passing. Yet, for the United States of America, there will be no forgetting september the 11th. We will remember every rescuer who died in honor. We will remember every family that lives in grief. We will remember the fire and ash, the last phone calls, the funerals of the children,”
– President George W. Bush, November 11, 2001
“Now, we have inscribed a new memory alongside those others. It’s a memory of tragedy and shock, of loss and mourning. But not only of loss and mourning. It’s also a memory of bravery and self-sacrifice, and the love that lays down its life for a friend- even a friend whose name it never knew.”
– President George W. Bush, December 11, 2001
“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble, therefore we will not fear even though the earth be removed, though the mountains carried into the midst of the sea, though its waters roil and be troubled, though mountains shake with its swelling,”
— US President Barack Obama at the Ground Zero ceremony, reading Psalm 46.
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