Most of us have to work until we're 65 (or 70 or later) until we can retire. Not so for a hurricane. Once a hurricane makes a name for itself--usually through notorious destruction--the nation most affected by the storm can lobby World Meteorological Organization to have the name permanently retired.

  1. Alicia
  2. Allen
  3. Allison
  4. Andrew
  5. Anita
  6. Audrey
  7. Betsy
  8. Beulah
  9. Bob
  10. Camille
  11. Carla
  12. Carmen
  13. Carol
  14. Celia
  15. Cesar
  16. Charley
  17. Cleo
  18. Connie
  19. David
  20. Dennis
  21. Diana
  22. Diane
  23. Donna
  24. Dora
  25. Edna
  26. Elena
  27. Eloise
  28. Fabian
  29. Fifi
  30. Flora
  31. Floyd
  32. Fran
  33. Frances
  34. Frederic
  35. Georges
  36. Gilbert
  37. Gloria
  38. Gracie
  39. Hattie
  40. Hazel
  41. Hilda
  42. Hortense
  43. Hugo
  44. Inez
  45. Ione
  46. Iris
  47. Isabel
  48. Isidore
  49. Ivan
  50. Janet
  51. Jeanne
  52. Joan
  53. Juan
  54. Katrina
  55. Keith
  56. Klaus
  57. Lenny
  58. Lili
  59. Luis
  60. Marilyn
  61. Michelle
  62. Mitch
  63. Opal
  64. Rita
  65. Roxanne
  66. Stan
  67. Wilma
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