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This list contains information about celebrities with gay parents, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Several famous actors, musicians, athletes, and comedians have gay parents. Some of these famous people were raised by two moms, while others barely knew their gay parents. One famous actress had both a gay father and a gay husband.

Who are the most famous people with gay parents? Amy Adams tops this list. When Amy Adams's parents divorced, she was 11 years old. Her mother, Kathryn Adams, became a bodybuilder and moved in with another woman, who was reportedly her lover. Adams and her siblings lived with her father after the divorce.

Judy Garland's father, Frank Gumm, was known to seduce young men. Garland herself later married Vincente Minnelli, who was also rumored to be gay. Both Garland and Vincente's daughter, Liza Minnelli, are notable gay icons.

Are you surprised that so many famous people were raised by gay parents? Share your thoughts in the comments section about these classic celebs with non cys-gendered, homosexual parents. 

Amy Adams is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 26 Celebrities with Gay Parents
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When Amy Adams's parents divorced when she was 11 years old, her mother, Kathryn Adams, became a bodybuilder and moved in with another woman, who was reportedly her lover. Adams and her siblings lived with her father after the divorce.

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Age: 42

Birthplace: Vicenza, Italy

Profession: Actor, Voice acting, Singer, Dancer

Credits: Man of Steel, American Hustle, Enchanted, The Fighter

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#4 on The Best American Actresses Working Today

#33 on The Best Actresses in Film History

#19 on The Most Trustworthy Celebrities in the World

#14 on The Best Living American Actresses

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Robert De Niro is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 26 Celebrities with Gay Parents
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Robert De Niro's father, the artist Robert De Niro, Sr., separated from the Raging Bull actor's mother in 1946. He reportedly battled depression as he struggled with being gay in a time when gay men and women were encouraged to stay in the closet.

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Age: 73

Birthplace: Greenwich Village, New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Television producer, Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting, Film Director

Credits: Goodfellas, The Godfather: Part II, Casino, Meet the Parents

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#6 on The Best Actors Working Today

#3 on The Best American Actors Working Today

#4 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#2 on The Best Living American Actors

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Jodie Foster is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 26 Celebrities with Gay Parents
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Jodie Foster's mother, Evelyn Foster, was a lesbian. She reportedly raised Foster with the help of her girlfriend, who Foster referred to as her "aunt." Foster herself officially came out as gay during her acceptance speech at the 2013 Golden Globe Awards.

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Age: 54

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Profession: Musician, Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting, Film Director

Credits: The Silence of the Lambs, Elysium, Panic Room, Inside Man

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#3 on The Best American Actresses Working Today

#15 on The Best Actresses in Film History

#27 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#3 on The Best Living American Actresses

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Liza Minnelli is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 26 Celebrities with Gay Parents
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Liza Minnelli's father, Vincente Minnelli, was rumored to be gay. Some say that he was openly gay in New York, but in the closet in Hollywood.

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Age: 71

Birthplace: Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Profession: Choreographer, Actor, Singer, Dancer

Credits: Cabaret, That's Entertainment!, Sex and the City 2, Liza with a Z

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#88 on The Best Female Vocalists Ever

#36 on The Female Singer You Most Wish You Could Sound Like

#62 on The Druggiest Rock Stars of All Time

#33 on The Greatest Broadway Stars of All Time

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