Fact-checked by: VERA Files

2020/05/23 | Philippines

FALSE: Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl was diagnosed with COVID-19.

Explanation: No legitimate news organization has reported on the Foo Fighters frontman recently getting sick, much less contracting COVID-19. Its source -- a “Bild newspaper” -- also published its last feature on Grohl in January 2019.

Read the Full Article (VERA Files)

This false claim originated from: Website noticiasrge.blogspot.com

The #CoronavirusFacts database records fact-checks published since the beginning of the COVID-19 outbreak. The pandemic and its consequences are constantly evolving and data that was accurate weeks or even days ago might have changed. Remember to check the date when the fact-check you are reading was published before sharing it.