This article talks about 10 celebrities who fought through life when diagnosed with HIV/AIDS. They did not give up or lose hope; instead they fought back for survival in a very positive manner.
1. Magic Johnson
Magic Johnson was diagnosed with life threatening disease of HIV. 20 years later he fought through it and recovered to volunteer himself to help others.
2. Greg Louganis
Greg Louganis was tested for HIV positive in 1988. This inspired him and he became an awareness advocate. He worked with several human rights campaign that will defend several civil liberties for people who are diagnosed with AIDS/HIV.
3. Viktor Luna
Viktor Luna was diagnosed with HIV in the year 2006. He lived. Then again in 2013, he was diagnosed with HIV once again.
4. Jim. J Bullock
Jim. J Bullock was diagnosed with HIV in the year 1985. He fought through the tough times and didn’t give up. He lived healthy till 2011 and has remained healthy for 30 years now with HIV.
5. Jerry Herman
Jerry Herman was diagnosed with the deadly disease, but he got through the drug therapy program and survived through it.
6. Danny Pintauro
Danny Pintauro was diagnosed with HIV positive in the year 2015. He revealed it in the same year in an interview that he was HIV positive since 2003 and it was mostly oral HIV. He survived the severe days.
7. Andy Bell
Andy Bell was diagnosed with HIV in the year 2004, he publicly announced that he was HIV positive. He fought his way out and lived till the age of 62.
8. Holly Johnson
Holly Johnson was tested HIV positive in November 1991. He withdrew from the music business and also from any kind of public life. After treatment he volunteered and dedicated the rest of his life to help those in need or those who were affected by this deadly virus.
9. Andrew Sullivan
Andrew Sullivan was diagnosed with HIV positive in 1996. He became an advocate and helped others who were affected with the same disease.
American musician – Chuck Panozzo let the world know that he had HIV. He was also involved in different AIDS/HIV awareness campaigns.