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Celebrities who tested for coronavirus

Published Mar 15, 2020, 3:16 pm IST
Updated Mar 15, 2020, 3:16 pm IST
While governments around the world struggle to contain the coronavirus pandemic, many celebrities are falling victim to the infection
Representational image (AFP)
 Representational image (AFP)

The coronavirus, which has now been declared a pandemic by WHO, has spread to over 135 countries and claimed over 5,300 lives.

First detected in the Chinese province of Wuhan, the COVID-19 has infected nearly 1.5 lakh people including celebrities, politicians and sport players.


The virus has not spared anyone and there are celebrities now who have been tested positive for coronavirus.

Tom Hanks and wife Rita Wilson

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Tom Hanks was in Australia for the shooting of Elvis Presley biopic when he was tested for the virus. His actress-singer wife Rita Wilson is also down with the infection. The duo is undergoing treatment

Sophie Gregoire Trudeau, President Justin Trudeau’s wife

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In Canada, Sophie Gregoire Trudeau, President Justin Trudeau’s wife, tested positive for the virus on Thursday


Mikel Arteta

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Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has tested positive for the coronavirus, the Premier League club said. The club’s Hale End training centre has been temporarily closed.

Rudy Gobert


NBA player Rudy Gobert had joked with members of the media on Monday when he touched all the mics and recording devices reporters had placed on the table in front of him as he left a news conference.