Coronavirus: Every Star and Public Figure Diagnosed With COVID-19 So Far

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Fame can afford a person a lot of privileges, but immunity to the novel coronavirus and COVID-19, the disease it causes, is not one of them. In the beginning, some celebrities donned hazmat suits and face masks to protect themselves. Others have begun wisely self-isolating as a preventative measure. And perhaps more important, several have used their platforms to urge everyone to stay informed and take this pandemic seriously.

Celebrities, athletes, politicians, and other public figures have tested positive since the pandemic started—and some have died. As the pandemic continues, we will keep this list updated. In the meantime, there’s no time like the present for a refresher course in how to protect yourself.

IN MEMORIAM

DIAGNOSED Celebrities and Family members

DIAGNOSED Politicians and Spouses

DIAGNOSED Athletes and sports figures

Other public Figures DIAGNOSED

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