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CDC Museum COVID-19 Timeline


This timeline, compiled by researchers at the CDC Museum and Smithsonian Institution, provides a recap of important moments in the COVID-19 pandemic in the U.S. and around the world. It starts in December 2019 and extends through 2022. Items on the timeline include important research, government actions to contain the virus' spread, case and death milestones, and more.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Smithsonian Institution


March 15, 2023