What was the pandemic of nineteen eighteen?
The 1918 pandemic was caused by an H1N1 influenza virus known as the Spanish Flu.
The 1918 influenza pandemic was caused by an H1N1 virus with genes of avian origin. It spread during 1918 and 1919, killing an estimated 50 million people worldwide.
The 1918 influenza pandemic was the most severe pandemic in recent history. It spread during 1918-1919. It is estimated that 500 million people or one-third of the world’s population were infected. Estimated number of deaths was 50 million worldwide with about 675,000 occurring in the United States.
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