Celebrities who’ve tested positive for coronavirus

Boris Johnson:

Prime Minister of the UK was tested positive of coronavirus on 27th March, Friday. He shared this information via Twitter and wrote that he has self-isolated himself, but will coordinate with government officials via video conferencing. 

Chef Floyd Cardoz

Winner of “Top Chef Masters” show and participant of “Top Chef”, Floyd was a renowned chef who worked both in India and New York. He, at the age of 59, died of coronavirus on 25th March, Wednesday. 

Sophie Grégoire Trudeau

The wife of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau currently in quarantine after being tested positive for coronavirus. Her symptoms were fever and mild flu developed back in Canada. Since then Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has been in self-isolation but will conduct business and meetings through digital channels.

Nadine Dorris

Health Minister of UK Nadine Dorris has also confirmed positive of COVID-19. She is the first MP to be detected from it. She is currently in isolation but this has generated concerns as she was present for a reception at Downing Street on international women’s day. There were other important guests also present at the same reception.

Mark Blum

The famous movie star of “Desperately Seeking Susan” and “Crocodile Dundee” was reported to have died from coronavirus complications. He was 69 years old.

Kristofer Hivju

The “Game of Thrones” actor announced on Monday, March 16 that he had been diagnosed with COVID-19 but that he has “mild symptoms of a cold.” He informed the same to his fans via Twitter and Instagram.

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson

Oscar winner Tom Hanks announced on March 11 that he and his wife, actress Rita Wilson, tested positive for the novel coronavirus. The couple was in isolation and stable condition as of March 15.

Peter Dutton

An Australian politician who is right now serving as Minister of Home Affairs has been diagnosed with coronavirus. The minister did not feel well on 13th March and now is in isolation for 14 days.

Kanika Kapoor

Bollywood Singer Kanika Kapoor was tested positive for COVID-19 in Lucknow, thus becoming the first in the Indian film industry to have been infected with the global pandemic. She was even blamed for showing irresponsible behaviour as she travelled to various parties in different cities.

Rudy Gobert and Donovan Mitchell

NBA player Rudy Gobert of the Utah Jazz tweeted that he had tested positive for COVID-19. In his original post, he apologized for touching every microphone and recorder in front of him at a media event earlier this month as a joke. Gobert’s Utah Jazz teammate Donovan Mitchell has also tested positive.

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