10 of the Deadliest Pandemics in Human History

The human history have been plagued with different situations from wars to climate change and diseases all of which had claimed the lives of millions. In modern times there have been some really devastating pandemics which have been recorded in the human history in the not-so-long past which includes the likes of the Black Death, Great plague, the Spanish Flu, Cholera, HIV and many more deadly diseases with high mortality.

In this short post, we’ll take a rewind back in time to see how far humans have survived all these deadly diseases and how well we’re fairing so far as well as how good we’re prepared to face the next thing that may come ahead of us.

Thinkers like Bill Gates had proposed as early as 2016 that the world needs to prepare for a pandemic which often happen every once in a while but considering many situations especially as people gets closer to one another due to the easy access to transportation, a disease that’s endemic to a region could be transported to another region and it could therefore become a pandemic which the current COVID-19 pandemic has thought us and has also changed the world forever as many more people and businesses have now embraced the internet as the virtual means of communication and transacting businesses without the risk of ever spreading a deadly virus all around.

10 of the Deadliest Pandemics in Human History

The SARS-CoV-2 is a deadly respiratory disease first discovered in Wuhan, China in 2019
The SARS-CoV-2 is a deadly respiratory disease first discovered in Wuhan, China in 2019
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)
Russian Flu was a deadly respiratory disease that killed many across Europe
Spanish Flu in 1918
Spanish Flu was discovered just after the WWI in 1918 and killed more than 50 million people
Asian Flu - 1957
Asian Flu – 1957
The HIV which causes the deadly AIDS disease is thought to originated from Chimpanzees
Cholera - 1817
Cholera has led to the death of millions across the globe
Great Plague of London 1665
Great Plague of London 1666
Black Death wiped a large percentage of world's population
Black Death is one of the Bubonic plague in the human history
Leprosy reported since the 11th century
Leprosy becama pandemic when it entered Europe in the Middle Ages

The human history have been plagued with different situations from wars to climate change and diseases all of which had claimed the lives of millions. In modern times there have been some really devastating pandemics which have been recorded in the human history in the not-so-long past which includes the likes of the Black Death, Great plague, the Spanish Flu, Cholera, HIV and many more deadly diseases with high mortality.

In this short post, we’ll take a rewind back in time to see how far humans have survived all these deadly diseases and how well we’re fairing so far as well as how good we’re prepared to face the next thing that may come ahead of us.

Thinkers like Bill Gates had proposed as early as 2016 that the world needs to prepare for a pandemic which often happen every once in a while but considering many situations especially as people gets closer to one another due to the easy access to transportation, a disease that’s endemic to a region could be transported to another region and it could therefore become a pandemic which the current COVID-19 pandemic has thought us and has also changed the world forever as many more people and businesses have now embraced the internet as the virtual means of communication and transacting businesses without the risk of ever spreading a deadly virus all around.

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