Placido Domingo Has Coronavirus

MONDAY, March 23, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Opera singer Placido Domingo said Sunday that he's tested positive for the coronavirus.

The 79-year-old Spaniard said in a Facebook post that "I feel it is my moral duty to announce to you that I have tested positive," the Associated Press reported.

The tenor said he has a fever and cough, but is feeling well, and that he and his family are in self-isolation.

"I beg everyone to be extremely careful, follow the basic guidelines by washing your hands frequently, keeping at least a 6 foot distance from others, doing everything you can to stop the virus from spreading and please above all stay home if you can!" he said, the AP reported.

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