More Americans have died from the coronavirus pandemic than from the 1918 Spanish Flu pandemic – a grim milestone reached on Monday.
The United States has lost 675,446 Americans to Covid-19, which hit the United States in March 2020 after it originated in China in late 2019. That figure surpassed the U.S. death toll from the 1918 influenza pandemic of approximately 675,000.
As the Associated Press pointed out:
The U.S. population a century ago was just one-third of