Dr Hannah Mawdsley is a Property Curator for the National Trust in London, UK. Her PhD thesis focused on the politics of commemoration behind the global 1918–19 influenza pandemic (aka the "Spanish Flu").Visit Hannah Mawdsley
Deadliest influenza pandemic
The deadliest influenza pandemic in human history was the so-called "Spanish Flu", which spread worldwide between 1918 and 1919. Estimates place the global mortality somewhere between 50 and 100 million people.