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15 LGBTQ+ Celebrities Who Became Different People After Coming Out

The number of people identifying as LGBTQ+ is rising every day. Just in the US, this figure increased by 7.1% in 2021. This process can be tough on people, which is why it’s so important that celebrities speak openly about their own identities. We are in awe of all the famous people who are brave enough to embrace their true selves and want to share with you how much it impacted their public image.

1. Kristen Stewart

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2. Sam Smith

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3. Demi Lovato

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4. Josie Jay Totah

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5. Raven-Symoné

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6. Colton Haynes

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7. Rebel Wilson

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8. Cynthia Nixon


9. Lance Bass


10. Sara Ramirez

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11. Amandla Stenberg

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12. Ricky Martin

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13. Elliot Page

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14. Emma Corrin

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15. JoJo Siwa

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Which one of these stars inspires you the most? Perhaps we missed your favorite LGBTQ+ celeb? Share with us in the comments!

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