The Spanish flu did not originate in Spain

Britain, France, China, and the United States have all been proposed as possible starting places for the “Spanish flu” pandemic of 1918 that killed more people worldwide than World War I. One country unlikely to be a contender, however, is Spain, which started reporting the disease more than two months after the first recorded case in the U.S. on March 4, 1918, where it would … Continue reading The Spanish flu did not originate in Spain