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Historian in Chief says 1918 flu pandemic ‘probably ended the Second World War,’ – 🇺🇸 THIS MIGHT BE A POST ABOUT POLITICS 🇺🇸

What WWII did not look like
What WWII did not look like
Photo: National Museum of Health and Medicine

“In 1917 ... the great pandemic certainly was a terrible thing where they lost anywhere from 50 to 100 million people. Probably ended the Second World War, all the soldiers were sick. That was a terrible situation.”

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