America's Hidden Stories

Pandemic 1918

Series 1 - Episode 3 Pandemic 1918

Friday 9pm - 10pm Smithsonian
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The flu pandemic of 1918 was the hidden apocalypse of the 20th century, which killed as many as 50 million people worldwide. It likely began in America and was even more deadly than the Great War. This documentary considers whether it could happen again.
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