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Famous people dead or infected by Coronavirus

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This article is being updated as new cases are reported.

The virus doesn’t spare the rich and famous. This article shows famous or prominent people that have been infected at some point or died from the corona virus.

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  • Antonio Vieira Monteiro – chairman of the Portuguese unit of Santander Bank.
  • University of Washington Professor of pathology Dr. Stephen Schwartz.
  • Former President of Real Madrid, Lorenzo Sanz.
  • Brother of Minnesota Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan.
  • Cameroon Jazz singer and saxophone player Manu Dibango.
  • Tony Award-winning American playwright Terrence McNally.
  • Britain’s deputy head of mission at the embassy in Budapest, Steven Dick.
  • Former Joe Biden advisor Larry Rasky.
  • Aide to D.C. Mayor Bowser, George Valentine.
  • Spanish Princess Maria Theresa de Bourbon Parma.
  • Former major of Berlin von Klaus Wowereit’s partner.
  • Swedish radio legend Kerstin Behrendtz.
  • NBC News journalist Maria Mercader.
  • Country singer Joe Diffie.
  • Japanese comedian Ken Shimura.
  • Songwriter Allan Merrill.
  • CFO of investment bank Jefferies, Peg Broadbent.
  • Pediatric neurosurgeon Dr. James Goodrich.
  • Swedish news photographer Tomas Oneborg.
  • Unnamed State Department official.
  • Adam Schlesinger, co-founder of the band Fountains of Wayne and Emmy-winning composer.
  • Gita Ramjee, a world-renowned South African virologist and HIV/AIDS expert.
  • Jazz piano legend Ellis Marsalis.


  • UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
  • U.S Congressman Joe Cunningham.
  • U.S Congressman Mike Kelly.
  • U.S Congressman Mario Diez-Balart.
  • U.S Congressman Ben McAdams.
  • U.S Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez (presumed infected).
  • NBA sports announcer Doris Burke.
  • Rivka Paluch, aide to Israeli President Benjamin Netanyahu.
  • Former Barcelona football player Rüştü Reçber.
  • Former NFL Pro Bowler Tony Boselli.
  • New York Knicks owner James Dolan.
  • Comedian Ali Wentworth.
  • CNN anchor Chris Cuomo.
  • Fountains of Wayne co-founder Adam Schlesinger.
  • UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock.
  • Country singer John Prine.
  • Harvey Weinstein.
  • British Prince Charles.
  • Singer Jackson Browne.
  • New Orleans Archbishop Gregory Michael Aymond.
  • Nobel prize winner and former Finish president Martti Ahtisaari.
  • Harvard President Lawrence S. Bacow and wife.
  • Husband to U.S Senator Amy Klobuchar.
  • Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau’s Wife Sophie Gregoire Trudeau.
  • Los Angeles Sparks guard Sydney Wiese.
  • Massachusetts Department of Health Commissioner Monica Bharel.
  • British Health Minister Nadine Dorris.
  • Tom Hanks and wife Rita Wilson.
  • Daniele Rugani and Blaise Matuidi of Juventus.
  • Manolo Gabbiadini, Omar Colley, Albin Ekdal, Morten Thorsby, Antonino La Gumina, Fabio Depaoli and Bartosz Bereszynsky at Sampdoria football club.
  • The leader of the ruling Democratic party in Italy Nicola Zingaretti .
  • Philip Jansen, CEO of British Telecom.
  • Mikel Arteta, head coach of Arsenal.
  • Callum Hudson-Odoi (Chelsea player).
  • France’s Culture Minister Franck Riester.
  • Christian Jacob, President of the French Republican party.
  • 11 French MPs are infected in total.
  • Australian Interior Minister Peter Dutton.
  • Leader of Spain’s Right-Wing Party Vox Santiago Abascal.
  • Spain’s regional affairs minister Carolina Darias.
  • Miami Mayor Francis X Suarez.
  • Dusan Vlahovic, German Pezzella and Patrick Cutrone of Fiorentina.
  • Italian deputy minister of education – Anna Ascani – the democratic party.
  • Ciara Griabaudo, Italian MP for Democratic party.
  • Begona Gomez, wife of the Prime Minister of Spain.
  • Italian deputy Minister of Health – Pierpaolo Sileri.
  • Christian Wood of Detroit – NBA.
  • Rudy Gobert and Donovan Mitchell of Utah Jazz – NBA.
  • Karl Von Habsburg, Archuduke of Austria, Royal Prince of Hungary, Bohemia and Croatia.
  • Chief at Universal Music Group, Lucian Grainge.
  • Polish minister Michael Wos.
  • Brazilian Foreign Trade Secretary Marcus Troyjo.
  • Norwegian actor Kristofer Hivju.
  • Kevin Durant and 3 other players of Brooklyn Nets – NBA.
  • 6 people in Espanyol.
  • Norwegian Labour Minister Torbjørn Røe Isaksen.
  • Rune Alstadsæter, State Secretary to Norwegian Prime Minister.
  • Vegard Einan, State Secretary in the Norwegian Labour and Social Ministry.
  • Åshild Bruun-Gundersen, Norwegian parliament politician for the FrP Party.
  • John D’Amico, Mayor of West Hollywood.
  • Actor Daniel Dae Kim.
  • NFL Saints coach Sean Payton.
  • EU Chief Brexit Negotatiator Michael Barnier.
  • Prince Albert of Monaco.
  • Boston Celtic player Marcus Smart.
  • 2 Los Angeles Lakers players.
  • 3 members of the 76ers basketball team.
  • Member of the Denver Nuggets.
  • Christian Wood of the Detroit Pistons basketball team.
  • Member of Austrian parliament.
  • Bravo host Andy Cohen .
  • A member of the Office of the Vice President of the USA.
  • The Bachelor’s Colton Underwood.
  • Sarah Maslin Nir, reporter for New York Times.
  • Erlend Wiborg, parliamentary politician for Norwegian FrP party.
  • Roy Steffensen, parliamentary politician for Norwegian FrP party.
  • Younger actress Debi Mazar.
  • Former Milan football player Paolo Maldini.
  • Peder Egseth, political advisor to the Norwegian Prime Minister.
  • Senator Rand Paul.
  • Spanish Opera singer Plácido Domingo.
  • Gospel singer Sandi Patty
  • Former French minister Patrick Devedjian

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Paul Imanuelsen
Paul Imanuelsen
Paul Imanuelsen is a Swedish photographer, who's particularly fond of travelling and photographing nature sceneries in Europe. Travel editor at Times of Sweden. Paul has also authored several travel books about Norway, Sweden and Ireland.


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