LGBT Celebs: Life Out of the Closet

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  • Esera Tuaolo
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  • Lee Daniels
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  • Angela Davis
  • Derrick Gordon
  • Angel Haze
  • Robin Roberts
  • Brittney Griner
  • Michael Sam
  • Raven-Symone
  • Jason Collins
  • Earvin "EJ" Johnson III, Magic Johnson, Cookie Johnson
  • John Amaechi
  • Frank Ocean
  • Clive Davis
  • Don Lemon
  • Felicia "Snoop" Pearson
  • Wanda Sykes
  • Sheryl Swoopes
  • Ricky Martin

Angela Davis

Angela Davis, is a civil rights icon, who first gained public attention when she was tried and acquitted for the involvement in the murder of Judge Harold Haley. An advocate for all people, Davis publicly come out until 1997 during an interview with Out magazine. She explained that although she's comfortable discussing her sexuality to make a political statement, she'd rather keep her relationships private.

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