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Trump's Covid-19 timeline: diagnosis, symptoms and treatment

The timeline will be updated as new information becomes available.
Image: President Donald Trump at a campaign rally in Duluth, Minn., on Sept. 30, 2020.
President Donald Trump at a campaign rally in Duluth, Minn., on Sept. 30, 2020.Erin Schaff / NYT via Redux file

In the early morning of Oct. 2, President Donald Trump announced via Twitter that he and first lady Melania Trump tested positive for Covid-19. The news, which came just a month before the presidential election, brought Trump's campaign rallies to a halt and made waves around the world.

Here is a timeline of the events leading up to and following Trump's diagnosis.

Read the latest updates on President Trump's coronavirus diagnosis.

Parita Desai contributed.