The timeline of the CORONA VIRUS / COVID-19

timeline of coronavirus

Coronavirus or COVID-19 is the deadliest disease of all times for the world, it has a mortality ratio of 90%. Its outbreak in Wuhan city of China and rapidly spread throughout the World by transmitting from human to human. According to news and media channels, there are seventy-three countries in total which are affected by COVID-19. According to the data, there are 887,067 confirmed cases and 44,264 deaths in total caused by a coronavirus.


April 23, 2020

China has confirmed 10 new cases adding upto 82,798 cases in total.

April 20, 2020

Turkey has 90,980 deaths in total for coronavirus.
Spain confirmed 20,852 deaths along with 200,210 cases of COVID

April 16, 2020

Globally there are 2.1 million confirmed cases of COVID-19 out of which 1.2 million are ongoing active cases, 140,000 people died and approx. 530,000 recovered.

April 15, 2002

Global deaths reach more than 2 million.

April 14, 2020

Donald Trump stops funding of $400 million to WHO saying that “money will be mismanaged by WHO and spread more news about COVID-19.”

April 11, 2020

22 million people filed for a job due to unemployment.
11,000 people infected in Africa with 562 deaths.
China reported 38 new imported cases of COVID-19. Total deaths=81,907.
Italy reports the death of 100 doctors alas!
United kingdom reported 980 new deaths hence total deaths are 8,958.
The United States reported 16,500 deaths.
The first case in Yemen.
Global death reaches to 107,000 and 396,000 recoveries.

April 10, 2020

Globally people who died from coronavirus are 100,000

April 9, 2020

Brazil gets his first case in the Amazon, it is a 15 years old boy.
Canadian report total of 461 deaths.
Pakistan has 62 deaths and 3,173 total cases of COVID-19.
Turkey has 96 deaths today. Total deaths till now are 908.
United States deaths reached 15,000.

April 8, 2020

Pakistan has 3,546 cases along with 57 deaths.
Japan has 98 deaths.
Thailand has 2,369 COVID-19 cases and a death toll of 30.
United kingdom reports 938 death, summing up to 7,097 deaths.
United stated has 400,000 positive COVID-19 cases along with 12,900 deaths.

April 7, 2020

Brazil reported 13,717 cases and sadly 667 deaths.
No new cases in china of Coronavirus.
France reported more than 10,000 deaths and Germany reported 1,607 deaths.
Iran reported 3,872 deaths.
Newyork ends the day with 731 new deaths and reported a total of 5,489 deaths until today.

April 5, 2020

Today John Hopkins University said patients of coronavirus worldwide increased to 1.2 million and 64,753 deaths.

April 4, 2020

Today John Hopkins University said patients of coronavirus worldwide increased to 1.1 million.

April 3, 2020

According to information by Johns Hopkins University, there are 1,098,068 confirmed COVID-19 patients and 58,773 deaths all over the world.

April 2, 2020

April 2nd started with fear in the world. There are 1,000,000 cases and 50,000 deaths.

April 1, 2020

Globally 922,000 with 656,000 infected cases, out of which 193,000 recovered from pandemic but 46,000 lose the battle of life.
China reported 35 new cases but they all were from outside China.

March 31, 2020

1/3 part of the world is under lockdown.

March 28, 2020

27,000 people globally get killed from coronavirus along with 600,000 infected.

March 27, 2020

919 people died in Italy in a single day
Prime minister of UK, Boris Johnson was tested +ve for the coronavirus disease.
4,858 people died in Spain on this day.

March 26, 2020

500,000 people died globally from the pandemic.
US coronavirus patients beat China and Italy with 82,404 infected people.

March 21, 2020

Spain was also struck badly by coronavirus after Italy with 1000 deaths and 21,000 infected. Total deaths in Italy reached to 4,825 with 53,578 infected.

March 20, 2020

10,000 people globally get killed from coronavirus.

March 17, 2020

Italy raises its death toll to 31,506.

March 10, 2020

Wuhan and Hubei province eliminated coronavirus.

March 9, 2020

This time Wuhan closes 11 out of 16 makeshift hospitals as patients are recovering very fast now.

March 2, 2020

Wuhan city of china from where outbreak begins closes its first makeshift hospital out of 16 hospitals they built for coronavirus patients.

February 19, 2020

Iran epidemic started.

February 13, 2020

Chinese Death= 1,300 and Chinese Infected=60,000.

February 12, 2020

British cruise ship Diamond princess had substantial spread of coronavirus, docked at Yokohama. That resulted in 700 infected people on board and followed with 12 deaths.
Chinese Death= 1,113 and Chinese Infected= 44,653.

February 11, 2020

The disease was named today as COVID-19 by WHO. It is abbreviated as,

Co= Corona

Vi= Virus


19=2019 when it was initially discovered

February 10, 2020

Chinese Death= 908 and Chinese Infected= 40,171

February 9, 2020

The death toll in china exceeds 2002-2003 SARS epidemics with 811 patients dying from COVID-19.

February 8, 2020

Chinese Death= 722 and Chinese Infected= 34,546

February 7, 2020

Doctor Li Wenliang died. He was the first to tell people about coronavirus in December 2019.

February 2, 2020

First death from COVID-19 took place in the Philippines.

February 1, 2020

China’s death toll increases to 259 along with 11,791 confirmed infected people.

January 30, 2020

WHO announced a global health emergency. The death toll in china increased to 170 as a virus spread to 31 provinces in total.

January 27, 2020

106 died in China.

20 January, 2020

China announced the virus was transmitted from human to human. THE first U.S. case was announced of 35-year-old man from Washington.

17 January, 2020

The second death happened in Wuhan due to COVID-19.

16 January, 2020

Japan doctors reported the first case of coronavirus in their country. A 30-year-old male patient.

13 January, 2020

The first case of coronavirus in Thailand and outside of China was reported.

11 January,2020

China announced the first patient death due to coronavirus on the 9th of January.

8 January, 2020

A new strain of coronavirus was discovered by the Chinese called novel coronavirus (nCoV).
South Korea announced his first case of coronavirus.

5 January, 2020

Pneumonia suspects reached 59 out of which 7 were in critical condition.
7 January, 2020
The U.S. center for disease control and prevention (CDC) issued a warning letter for travelers to Wuhan.
Chinese Health Officials were still researching mysterious pneumonia.

1 January, 2020

According to data, 266 confirmed cases of undiagnosed pneumonia were reported.
Hua’nan seafood wholesale market closed.

December 31, 2019

WHO (World Health Organization) was informed by China about pneumonia of unknown diseases found in Wuhan, a seafood market named as Hua’nan, the virus was unknown and new until that date.

December 12, 2019

Chinese state broadcaster CCTV News reported on January 9, 2020, that mysterious viral outbreak detected in Wuhan on 12 December 2019.

December 10, 2019

According to the Wall Street Journal and New York Daily News, Patient zero is a 57-year-old woman.
Women use to sell shrimp in the Hua’nan seafood market.

December 1, 2019

Another Patient with the same disease was found on the 1st of December 2019 in Wuhan. No formal link could be found between this case and later ones.

17 November, 2019

Chinese newspaper named “South China Morning Post” reported news about a 55-year-old man who was infected with COVID-19. It was still an unknown disease and no one knew about it.

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