Celebrities who’ve tested positive for coronavirus, COVID-19


A slew of celebrities and prominent political figures are currently diagnosed with and recovering from the novel coronavirus.

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Worldwide, there are roughly 493,000 people with confirmed cases of the virus, known in the medical community as COVID-19. According to a map by Johns Hopkins, more than 22,000 people have died, with more than 7,500 fatalities in Italy and more than 4,000 in Spain.

With so many cases around the globe, it’s not surprising that Hollywood stars, athletes, politicians and other prominent figures have been hit by the virus.

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Actor Idris Elba, Prince Charles, TV personality Andy Cohen and Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) are just a few of the famous people who’ve been candid about being diagnosed with COVID-19. S

See the whole roster in the gallery above.

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