Prominent people who have died of coronavirus-related illness so far – Business Insider

The spread of the novel coronavirus has led to more than 19,600 deaths around the world, including some celebrities and well-known people.Prominent figures like American playwright Terrence McNally and Italian actress Lucia Bosè are believed to have died from illnesses related to the virus.Here are all the celebrities and notable people around the world that are believed to have died of illnesses related to the novel coronavirus so far.Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories.This is a developing story, check back for updates. Li Wenliang, a Chinese doctor that tried to warn medics of the novel coronavirus and contracted it while treating patients in Wuhan, China, died of the virus on February 7. Li Wenliang wears a respirator mask, following the coronavirus outbreak, in Wuhan, China, on Feb. 3, 2020.
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