Did you know that since 2004, World Stroke Day is on October 29th? Some famous people who have suffered a stroke include former US president Gerald Ford, Dick Clark, 19th-century author Charles Dickens, Bob Barker and Peanuts creator Charles Schulz. To see some more celebs who have had strokes, please watch the video above.
Celebrities Who Have Suffered A Stroke
A stroke is caused because of problems with blood flow in the brain and there are two kinds. Ischemic happens when there is a lack of blood flow and the opposite, hemorrhagic, is caused by bleeding in the brain. Famous stars are not spared from this medical condition.