How did the Spanish Flu Pandemic End?

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The 1918 Flu Pandemic, also known as the Spanish Flu (a misleading name, since it most likely started in Kansas), was one of the most deadly pandemics ever to strike humankind.

Naturally, during our pandemic, we seek to understand more about past pandemics — but the example of the 1918 Flu Pandemic is quite an extreme one. It had a death toll of up to 50 million people, more than there are cases of COVID-19.