Japanese comedian Ken Shimura dies from Covid-19

Sun Online Desk

30th March, 2020 09:57:48 printer

Japanese comedian Ken Shimura dies from Covid-19

Popular Japanese comedian Ken Shimura died on Sunday after being infected with the novel coronavirus, it was learned on Monday. He was 70.

On March 19, Shimura told a doctor he had fever and difficulty breathing. After being delivered to a Tokyo hospital on the following day, he was diagnosed as having severe pneumonia. The comedian tested positive for the virus on March 23.


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