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Fri Feb 28, 2020, 10:12 PM

2. Phila got hit the hardest after they held an outdoor parade.

"Philadelphia was the hardest-hit city in the United States. After the Liberty Loan parade on September 28, thousands of people became infected. The city morgue, built to hold 36 bodies, was now faced with the arrival of hundreds within a few days. The entire city was quarantined and nearly 12,000 city residents died. Overall, in the United States, five out of every thousand people fell victim to the flu."

https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/flu-epidemic-hits-philadelphia

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