Tom Hanks

The Oscar winner has been fighting high blood sugar since he was 36, and he was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes at the age of 57. At the moment Tom Hanks is 61, he keeps acting and producing great movies.

Elizabeth Taylor

The Hollywood’s Queen and three times Academy Award-winning actress. The first actress, whose fee amounted to a million dollars. Health problems followed her for many years, but it did not keep her from becoming famous all over the World.

Elvis Presley

The most recognizable and popular person all over the World. He kept his disease as a secret for the people because he was worried about the reputation. But still he did manage to become a legend of a pop-music and achieved a terrific success.

Sylvester Stallone

American actor and producer has a Type 1 diabetes. He has got over 50 films, and the total grosses of films starring Stallone are 3,7 billion dollars. At the moment the celebrity is 71 years old.


Pele got Type 1 diabetes at the age of 17. However, later he was regarded as the greatest football player of the 20th century. He’s got 92 games and scored 77 goals as a member of Brazil National football team. Pelé is 74 at the moment.

Jean Reno

Jean Reno is almost 70 and he lives with a diabetes. The disease does not keep him from remaining as a charismatic man and still acting. He is fond of good restaurants, but he also controls his weight.

Angelina Jolie

She had gestational diabetes during her pregnancy. After childbirth the ailment let up which is usual for that kind of diabetes. Angelina Jolie has time for acting, writing movie scripts, filming, bringing up her children and performing as a goodwill ambassador for the United Nations.