The Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793 struck during the summer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where the highest fatalities in the United States were recorded.The disease probably was brought by refugees and mosquitoes on ships from Saint-Domingue.
4 days ago · The term yellow fever is analogous to the term jungle fever, an offensive slang expression used for racial fetishism associated with Caucasian women whose sexual interests focus on black men. Other names used for those with an Asian fetish are rice kings, rice chasers and rice lovers.
3 days ago · 1878 New Orleans yellow fever epidemic 1878 New Orleans, United States: Yellow fever: 4,046 1878 Mississippi Valley yellow fever epidemic 1878 Mississippi Valley, United States: Yellow fever: 13,000 Fifth cholera pandemic: 1881–1896 Asia, Africa, Europe, South America: Cholera: 298,600 1885 Montreal smallpox epidemic 1885 Montreal, Canada ...
George Washington and Martha Dandridge Custis Washington. No children together. Martha's first husband, Daniel Parke Custis (October 15, 1711 – July 8, 1757), had four children, two of whom were still living at the time of her marriage to Washington (those who did not survive were Daniel Parke Custis, Jr. [November 19, 1751 – February 19, 1754] and Frances Parke Custis [April 12, 1753 ...
4 days ago · The Spanish Armada was a spanish naval fleet (army of ships) most famous for being used by Spain's King Philip II against Britain in 1588.The ships were on their way to Flanders (across the English channel from England) to fetch an army to invade England.
2 days ago · Coronavirus is a virus in the family Coronaviridae. They are enveloped viruses with a positive-sense RNA genome. They have a nucleocapsid of helical symmetry.The genome size of coronaviruses is about 26 to 32 kilobases, which is extraordinarily large for an RNA virus.
Aug 08, 2020 · The yellow press definition: (formerly) popular newspapers publishing sensational stories | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples
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