This marked a 55 per cent rise in the 139 deaths. Known celebrity to be a victim of the disease.
An additional 591 new cases of coronavirus have also been confirmed.
Celebrity covid deaths this week. Williamson was was a member of the temptations from 2006 to 2015. But last week while on a. A total of 49 covid.
It came after they were hospitalised with pneumonia a week earlier and asked fans to pray for them. Famous faces lost this year from june whitfield to george h.w. On thursday, this figure went up to 55 with seven more succumbing to.
Andrew jack — the celebrity dialect coach and actor, who played major ematt in the “star wars” movies, died of complications from coronavirus on march 31. There are 46,120 people still under treatment for the viral. Williamson was was a member of the temptations from 2006 to 2015.
The highest single week tally of deaths was the first seven days of may, with 1,198 deaths. Stardom is no safeguard against the global coronavirus pandemic. Coronavirus deaths have increased by 53 per cent in a week, new figures show.
Recorded deaths have risen sharply, from just two registered at the start of this month. Thursday's figures come as the health minister has announced that the government hope to move to 'minimum additional restrictions' once level 5.