Famous People With Diseases

 

 
 
Famous People With Diseases  

Irrespective whether a person is famous or not, the experiences associated with a disease are not too pleasant. It might be a little less painful and troublesome for some people while for the others it might be a little more troublesome. Here are some famous people with diseases.

Some of the famous people who fought a battle with Alzheimer’s disease include former US President Ronald Reagan, baseball player Joe Adcock, former Republican Senator Carroll Campbell, and actors Charles Bronson, Mabel Albertson and Dana Andrews.

Famous personalities like John F Kennedy, Elizabeth Taylor and Liza Minnelli were reported to be suffering from asthma. Some famous people who have been diagnosed with diabetes include Howard Huges, James Conkling, Peggy Lee and even Pakistani cricketer Wasim Akram.

There have been many people who have dealt with learning disabilities in their childhood and have excelled fame in their related fields later on. Some such people are Napoleon Bonaparte, Albert Einstein, Leonardo Da Vinci, Sylvester Stallone, Tom Cruise and entrepreneur Richard Branson.

Some famous people who had been diagnosed with schizophrenia, a mental disorder are John Nash, a famous American mathematician; William Chester Minor, who was considered a major contributor to the Oxford English Dictionary; Tom Harrell, a renowned composer; and Roky Erickson, the American singer.

The point to be noted about these famous people is that despite having had such diseases they have overcome them and have become successful in their respective fields. This is just a lesson to the common man that a person can achieve anything if he has the determination and will power.

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