10 Celebrities Who Were Surprisingly Diagnosed With HIV

In 1983, scientists discovered HIV, which is the virus that causes AIDS.

Many of Tinseltown's brightest stars are advocates for HIV prevention, while some have been personally impacted by the virus.

Although there are a handful of celebs who are allegedly victims of the virus, in the above gallery we take a look at celebrities who had, or have, confirmed they've been infected with HIV.