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This list contains information about famous people who are allergic to peanuts, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Several famous actors, athletes and musicians are allergic to peanuts. Some of these celebrities have even spent time in the hospital after consuming peanuts. One famous TV star has a large amount of food allergies and environmental triggers.

Who is the most famous person who has a peanut allergy? Tennis star Serena Williams reportedly has a peanut allergy, but she hasn't let that stop her from winning world-class tournaments. Jo Frost has several allergies including all nuts, peanuts, crustaceans and rye. She also has asthma which can be triggered by allergens.

Several famous men also have peanut allergies. In 2011, Joshua Jackson suffered a dangerous allergic reaction that forced him to be hospitalized. He is reportedly allergic to peanuts. Franz Ferdinand singer Alex Kapranos had a severe allergic reaction after accidentally consuming peanuts before a performance. Comedian and actor Ray Romano reportedly has a peanut allergy.

With so many people developing allergies to peanuts, do you think that they should be completely eliminated from public places? Share your thoughts in the comments section.

Serena Williams is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 9 Famous People Who Are Allergic to Peanuts
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Tennis star Serena Williams reportedly has a peanut allergy.

Source: International New York Times

Age: 35

Birthplace: Saginaw, Michigan, United States of America

Profession: Tennis player, Fashion designer, Businessperson, Actor, Athlete, + more

Credits: Hair Show, Charity Jam, Wimbledon 2009 Official Film, Venus & Serena: For Real

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Ray Romano is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 9 Famous People Who Are Allergic to Peanuts
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Comedian and actor Ray Romano reportedly has a peanut allergy.

Source: Journal Sentinel

Age: 59

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Comedian, Television producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting, + more

Credits: Everybody Loves Raymond, Ice Age, Ice Age: The Meltdown, Men of a Certain Age

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Josh Charles is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 9 Famous People Who Are Allergic to Peanuts
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In 2011, Joshua Jackson suffered a dangerous allergic reaction that forced him to be hospitalized. He is reportedly allergic to peanuts.

Source: Daily Mail

Age: 45

Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Profession: Actor

Credits: Dead Poets Society, The Good Wife, Sports Night, Hairspray, Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead, + more

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Jo Frost is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 9 Famous People Who Are Allergic to Peanuts
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Jo Frost has several allergies including all nuts, peanuts, crustaceans, and rye. She also has asthma which can be triggered by allergens.

Source: Allergic Living

Age: 44

Birthplace: London, England

Profession: Nanny

Credits: Supernanny, Supernanny, Jo Frost: Family Matters

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