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Deadly Diseases

Deadly diseases which affected history.

Plague13th Century to Present

Plague is an infectious disease caused by the bacterium Yersinia pestis. Symptoms include fever, wea...

Spanish FluJan, 1918 to Dec, 1920

The Spanish flu, also known as the 1918 flu pandemic, was an unusually deadly influenza pandemic. La...

Ebola Most Major OutbreaksJun, 1976 to Present

Ebola virus disease (EVD), or simply Ebola, is a viral hemorrhagic fever of humans and other primate...

SARS Coronavirus (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome)Nov 15, 2002 to May 01, 2004

SARS-CoV is thought to be an animal virus from an as-yet-uncertain animal reservoir....

Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreakDec, 2019 to Present

Corona-viruses are a group of viruses that cause diseases in mammals and birds. In humans, the virus...