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1918

1918 History Facts:
  • Influenza virus kills around 20 million people.
  • Armistice ends World War I.
  • Publication in the New York Globe of Robert Ripley's strip "Believe it or not!".
  • Surrender of Germany to the Allies (11 November) at Compiegne, France.
1918 Science Facts:
  • Discovery of the size and shape of the milky way by US astronomer Harlow Shapley .
  • Universal Co. manufacture the electric food mixer.

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