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What Famous People Have Had MND?

Over the years, several well-known individuals have been diagnosed with motor neurone disease (MND).

Here are a few examples:

  • Professor Stephen Hawking: A renowned physicist and author known for his groundbreaking work in theoretical physics.
  • Lou Gehrig: A legendary baseball player, after whom ALS is often referred to as “Lou Gehrig’s Disease.”
  • Jason Becker: A talented musician and composer.
  • David Niven: British Academy Award winning actor
  • Ronnie Corbett: British comedian
  • Roberta Flack, singer, songwriter, pianist
Hazel Carter, care giver and author

Hazel Carter, care giver and author

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