13 Famous People Who Suffered From Major Illnesses

Leonard Nimoy suffered from alcoholism for decades.
13 Famous People Who Suffered From Major Illnesses

Throughout history, there have been many tragic stories of celebrities who have suffered from a variety of illnesses, from physical to mental, and even life-threatening conditions. It is a sad reminder of how fragile life can be, and how no one is immune to the ravages of disease. 

In this list, we will explore some of the most famous cases of celebrities who have been afflicted with various illnesses, from Anthony Perkins’ battle with AIDS to John Lennon’s struggle with bulimia. We will also look at how these illnesses impacted their lives, from John F. Kennedy’s battle with Addison’s Disease to Woody Guthrie’s struggle with Huntington’s Disease. We will also examine how some of these illnesses, such as Michael Jackson’s use of propofol, led to their untimely deaths. Finally, we will also look at some of the celebrities who have had vocal injuries, such as Clark Gable, and how they have managed to overcome them. It is a sobering reminder of the fragility of life, and how even the most famous of celebrities can be taken away from us too soon.

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