Trump erroneously says 1918 Spanish Flu ‘probably ended’ WWII, which happened two decades later – USA TODAY
President Donald Trump was abruptly taken out of the Brady Briefing Room on Monday during a daily session with reporters.
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump erroneously stated Monday that the Spanish Flu of 1918 ended World War II, incorrectly citing both the year the pandemic occurred and the year that the Second World War ended.
The events took place more than two decades apart.
“The closest thing is in 1917, they say, the great pandemic. It certainly was a terrible thing where t…