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Here are the 5 Celebrities Who Have Succumbed to Coronavirus

Just in a few months, the world has lost many people to coronavirus. More than 50,000 have died due to this coronavirus pandemic. Among those 50,000 there are top musicians, actors, and even comedians.

Just mentioning but a few celebrities who have contracted the dreadful contagious virus are, Idris Elba one of the famous English actors, Kevin durant who is a popular basketball player and also Tom hanks who is an American actor. Fans of entertainment are yet to come in terms with the fact that they will never see their favorite celebrities, this is after their lives have been cut short by this pandemic disease. Terrence McNally who is an America playwright died due to coronavirus on 24 March 2020.

African saxophone legend Manu Dibango, who was also Cameroonian musician also succumbed to corona on 24th March. Another celebrity to have passed due to coronavirus complication is Mark Blum. Mark blue An American theatre and film actor. The most touching thing is, in a short span many celebrities have come in public to confessing of their coronavirus status. They are able to tell their fans to protect themselves and to stay at home as this disease is real.

Here is the list of those celebrities who have succumbed to coronavirus:

1. Terrence McNally

He was an American playwright, screenwriter. The playwright was once inducted into the theater play by the name Hall of fame. He was born on November 3, 1938, and he passed on March 24, 2020, at the age of 81years.

2. Mark Blum

He was an American actor that spent his working period in theatre, film and even on television. He happens to be in tv series know as the sopranos. Born in may 14 1950 and died on 25 March 2022 at the age of 69 years.

3. Manu Dibango

He was an African saxophone legend who was based in Cameroon. The 86 year old was also a songwriter and he died on 24 March 2020 in Paris, France. His death was announced on social media and was buried in a private ceremony.

4. Andrew Jack


He was a British actor and also a dialect coach who lived in London. He was involved in a number of star movies and he died at the age of 76 years. He died on 31 March 2020 due to this disease that caused a lot of complications in his health systems.

5. Pape Diouf

He was a former Marseille president. Diouf was born in Chad both fence and Senegalese citizenship. He led Marseille from 2005-2009. He was admitted in Senegal after contracting the deadly virus. Died on 31 March in 2020 at the age of 68.

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