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Ted Fujita | Mr. Tornado | American Experience

Clip: Season 32 Episode 8 | 1m 16s

Ted Fujita was a Japanese-American engineer turned meteorologist. In 1971, he introduced the “Fujita Scale”, a six-point scale to classify degrees of tornado intensity.

Aired: 05/19/20

Rating: NR

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