5 Celebs Who Are HIV Positive

There are celebrities who have shocked their fans by revealing that they are HIV positive and the list starts from none other than Charlie Sheen when he announced on live television in an interview with Good Morning America that he is HIV positive. Known as Norman Bytes in Psycho, Anthony Perkins found out he was HIV positive in 1980 when Psycho III was already in production. Amanda Blake one of the members of the longest running television show Gunsmoke, was diagnosed with oral cancer and AIDS in 1977. Earvin Magic Johnson announced in 1991 that he was HIV positive and he took this opportunity to become an advocate for HIV/Aids awareness.  Andrew Sullivan, the popular political commentator, was HIV positive and this is the reason his dream of becoming a United States citizen was crushed time and again. There are many more who are struggling with this life threatening disease and a lot has changed for them.

Charlie Sheen

Anthony Perkins

Amanda Blake

Earvin Magic Johnson

Andrew Sullivan