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Fame and HIV: 15 of History's Biggest HIV-Positive Celebrities


Robert Reed

Robert Reed

Robert Reed portrayed perhaps the most beloved father in the history of U.S. television. As Mike Brady on The Brady Bunch, he was the head of a highly traditional household. It was hard for some to believe that the man who played this almost puritanical character was in fact a gay man who tested HIV positive before his death in 1992. Like a number of others on this list, the word about his HIV status only spread after he died.

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