Celebrities who are gay

Published On: Jul 02 2012 02:55:32 PM CDT   Updated On: Jul 14 2014 08:58:34 AM CDT

Olympic swimmer Ian Thorpe has come out after years of speculation about his sexuality. See some of the other celebrities who are openly gay -- and proud of it.

Gay celebrities - Melissa Etheridge
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Singer Melissa Ethridge

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