Italian gran, 104, who survived Spanish flu pandemic becomes world’s oldest person to overcome coronavirus
GOOD NEWS- A resilient 104-year-old man who lived through the Spanish Flu, the Great Depression and World War II has now recovered from the coronavirus.
On the All Out Politics podcast: Historian@peterfrankopan , author of The Silk Roads: A New History of the World, examines what lessons we can learn from the 1918 Spanish flu. #COVID19 #coronavirusuk 🎧 Listen here:
50 million people died worldwide from the Spanish flu in 1918. Listen to this survivor’s account of that time and its eerie parallels to today
This 104-year-old WWII veteran survived the Spanish Flu, Great Depression and World War II. Now, he's recovered from coronavirus – just in time to celebrate his birthday
I’ve always wondered what it would be like to live through the Great Depression and the Spanish Flu at the same time. With Andrew Johnson as president.
ITALY: 101-year old man who was born during the Spanish Flu pandemic has recovered from a coronavirus infection
FYI: After WWI ended, 100 years ago today, a scattered epidemic of the Spanish Flu became a pandemic, as millions of soldiers shipped home, spreading the disease internationally, killing an additional 50-million people worldwide.