Bollywood celebrities who survived deadly diseases

Bollywood celebrities may play characters which are immune to any sort of injury or disease, but in real life, they are equally vulnerable. We have seen our favorite Bollywood actors fist fighting goons and recovering from life-threatening incidents. Well, those are their reel life struggles which are nothing but an imagination of the director. However, few celebrities have gone through such cinematic experiences in their real life. Yes, we are talking about Bollywood celebrities who battled serious illness and came out to entertain us as nothing happened. There are so many stars which never expressed their sickness and pain to their fans, and they fought their disease on their own. We are going to talk about such 10 celebrities who recovered from life threatening diseases in their real life, and we can bet that you must be unaware of most of them.

1. Manisha Koirala

Manisha Koirala is a Nepali actress who is known for her work in the Bollywood industry. However, many of you must be unaware that she was reported with ovarian cancer in 2012. She was luckily diagnosed at an early age, and therefore doctors managed to save her life with surgery. Manisha is currently cancer free and has become a motivational speaker to help others fight this deadly disease.


Bollywood celebrities who survived deadly diseases

2. Amitabh Bachchan

There is no need to introduce the Shahenshah of Bollywood. Amitabh Bachchan got injured during the shooting of one of his iconic movies Coolie. It was reported that he ruptured his spleen and he was pronounced clinically dead. However, he recovered pretty fast and even completed shooting for Coolie before the deadline. Two years later, he was diagnosed with myasthenia gravis which is a neuromuscular disorder which weakens skeletal muscles. He hasn't been cured but in a stable state so far.


Bollywood celebrities who survived deadly diseases

3. Yuvraj Singh

Yuvraj Singh is one of the best cricketers in Indian cricket history. He was the Player of the Tournament award receiver in the 2011 Cricket World Cup, and he was one of the reasons which made India take the title home. However, during the tournament, Yuvraj was not only fighting on the cricket pitch but was also struggling with a deadly disease. After the tournament was over, Yuvraj was diagnosed with a cancerous tumor in his left lung which made him vomit blood during the game. He underwent chemotherapy in the USA and not just recovered but also played T20 World Cup the next year.