During the 1980s, many people were introduced to the deadly virus known as HIV. No one knew what this disease was and how to prevent it. People were being careless with their lives and a lot of contractions and deaths from HIV were occurring. It is now 2012 and the numbers may be down and we may have medicine available to help control it and allow people to live longer while being HIV positive, but it is still an epidemic. Many celebrities have helped put a face to this terrible disease and we will look at some of those faces in the list of HIV Positive Celebrities.