List of famous people with herpes, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. You might also be interested in the biggest celebrity manwhores in Hollywood. Herpes simplex is a viral disease that can occur either on the mouth or on the genitals. Herpes viruses have periods of activity in which blistering occurs for 2-21 days. Activity periods are followed by a remission period. Genital herpes can be asymptomatic, making it easy to pass along. There is currently no cure for herpes, but treatment can help to reduce the symptoms.
Who is the most famous person with herpes? Jessica Alba tops our list. Alba allegedly contracted the virus from MLB star Derek Jeter. A former assistant of Alba claims that the actress regularly had to refill a prescription for Valtrex after dating Jeter. Other beautiful actresses who allegedly contracted herpes from Derek Jeter include Jessica Biel, Scarlett Johansson, and Vanessa Minnillo.
Several public figures and celebs have actually been sued for allegedly giving their partners herpes. Robin Williams was sued for passing along the herpes virus, and he ended up settling out of court. Other famous people who were sued for passing along herpes include Michael Jackson, Kris Humphries, and Dennis Rodman.
Based on rumors of STDs and photos of cold sores and warts, this list of celebrity people who (allegedly) have herpes includes Paris Hilton, Kate Holmes, Brad Pitt, David Beckham, Pamela Anderson, Chris Brown, Usher, and Victoria Beckham. Featuring actors, rappers, musicians, athletes, public figures, and more, this list has it all.
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Rumor has it that Jessica Alba contracted herpes from her former boyfriend Derek Jeter.
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Birthplace: Pomona, California, United States of America
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According to court papers from 2012, Usher paid a stylist $1.1 million to settle a lawsuit after she claimed to have contracted herpes from him.
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States of America
#55 on The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
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Scarlett Johansson is reportedly another woman who contracted herpes from Derek Jeter.(Source)
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
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Paris Hilton reportedly has genital herpes. A prescription for Valtrex, a herpes medication, made out to Hilton was found in her storage unit.(Source)
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America
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