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From Alexander the Great to Neil Patrick Harris, this gay celebrities list has all the most famous gay men throughout history, with photos included. Over 1800 gay dudes and counting! These historically famous gay men have either been confirmed as homosexuals or there is strong evidence that they were/are gay. These famous gay people come from countless different times in human history, and this list includes gay actors, famous gay celebrities, and famous gay people in history.

Who are famous gay men? Famous homosexuals in history included in this list are the painter of the Sistine Chapel and the dad from the Brady Bunch - yes, we gays are a diverse bunch! This list of gay celebrities starts with the earliest gay historic figures, but you can sort by any column.

Which famous men in history are gay? This many people can't be wrong, maybe straight men should explore homosexuality. If you want more lists about famous homosexuals, check out this list of famous gay authors.
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John Gambril Nicholson is listed (or ranked) 51 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
John Gambril Nicholson Died at 65 (1866-1931)

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Lionel Johnson is listed (or ranked) 52 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Lionel Johnson Died at 35 (1867-1902)

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Magnus Hirschfeld is listed (or ranked) 53 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Magnus Hirschfeld Died at 67 (1868-1935)

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Mwanga II of Buganda is listed (or ranked) 54 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Mwanga II of Buganda Died at 35 (1868-1903)

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Stefan George is listed (or ranked) 55 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Stefan George Died at 65 (1868-1933)

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André Gide is listed (or ranked) 56 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
André Gide Died at 82 (1869-1951)

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Konstantin Somov is listed (or ranked) 57 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Konstantin Somov Died at 70 (1869-1939)

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Siegfried Wagner is listed (or ranked) 58 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Siegfried Wagner Died at 61 (1869-1930)

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Lord Alfred Douglas is listed (or ranked) 59 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Lord Alfred Douglas Died at 75 (1870-1945)

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Hanns Heinz Ewers is listed (or ranked) 60 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Hanns Heinz Ewers Died at 72 (1871-1943)

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Marcel Proust is listed (or ranked) 61 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Marcel Proust Died at 51 (1871-1922)

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Georgy Chicherin is listed (or ranked) 62 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Georgy Chicherin Died at 64 (1872-1936)

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Mikhail Kuzmin is listed (or ranked) 63 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Mikhail Kuzmin Died at 64 (1872-1936)

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Sergei Diaghilev is listed (or ranked) 64 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Sergei Diaghilev Died at 57 (1872-1929)

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Alfred Jarry is listed (or ranked) 65 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Alfred Jarry Died at 34 (1873-1907)

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Adolf Brand is listed (or ranked) 66 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Adolf Brand Died at 71 (1874-1945)

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Reynaldo Hahn is listed (or ranked) 67 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Reynaldo Hahn Died at 73 (1874-1947)

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Aleister Crowley is listed (or ranked) 68 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Aleister Crowley Died at 72 (1875-1947)

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Forrest Reid is listed (or ranked) 69 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Forrest Reid Died at 72 (1875-1947)

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Max Jacob is listed (or ranked) 70 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Max Jacob Died at 68 (1876-1944)

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G. H. Hardy is listed (or ranked) 71 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
G. H. Hardy Died at 70 (1877-1947)

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Marsden Hartley is listed (or ranked) 72 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Marsden Hartley Died at 66 (1877-1943)

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Roger Quilter is listed (or ranked) 73 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Roger Quilter Died at 76 (1877-1953)

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E. M. Forster is listed (or ranked) 74 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
E. M. Forster Died at 91 (1879-1970)

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Fritz Haarmann is listed (or ranked) 75 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Fritz Haarmann Died at 46 (1879-1925)

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J. Warren Kerrigan is listed (or ranked) 76 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
J. Warren Kerrigan Died at 68 (1879-1947)

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Carl Van Vechten is listed (or ranked) 77 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Carl Van Vechten Died at 84 (1880-1964)

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Jacques d'Adelswärd-Fersen is listed (or ranked) 78 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Jacques d'Adelswärd-Fersen Died at 43 (1880-1923)

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Lytton Strachey is listed (or ranked) 79 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Lytton Strachey Died at 52 (1880-1932)

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Karol Szymanowski is listed (or ranked) 80 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Karol Szymanowski Died at 55 (1882-1937)

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Percy Grainger is listed (or ranked) 81 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Percy Grainger Died at 79 (1882-1961)

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Roland Gwynne is listed (or ranked) 82 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Roland Gwynne Died at 89 (1882-1971)

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Abel Bonnard is listed (or ranked) 83 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Abel Bonnard Died at 85 (1883-1968)

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Edmund John is listed (or ranked) 84 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Edmund John Died at 34 (1883-1917)

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John Maynard Keynes is listed (or ranked) 85 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
John Maynard Keynes Died at 63 (1883-1946)

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Charles Tomlinson Griffes is listed (or ranked) 86 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Charles Tomlinson Griffes Died at 36 (1884-1920)

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Hugh Walpole is listed (or ranked) 87 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Hugh Walpole Died at 57 (1884-1941)

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Alain LeRoy Locke is listed (or ranked) 88 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Alain LeRoy Locke Died at 68 (1886-1954)

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William Alexander Percy is listed (or ranked) 89 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
William Alexander Percy Died at 57 (1885-1942)

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Harold Nicolson is listed (or ranked) 90 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Harold Nicolson Died at 82 (1886-1968)

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Siegfried Sassoon is listed (or ranked) 91 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Siegfried Sassoon Died at 81 (1886-1967)

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Nikolai Klyuev is listed (or ranked) 92 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Nikolai Klyuev Died at 53 (1884-1937)

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Rupert Brooke is listed (or ranked) 93 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Rupert Brooke Died at 28 (1887-1915)

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Marcel Jouhandeau is listed (or ranked) 94 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Marcel Jouhandeau Died at 91 (1888-1979)

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Monty Woolley is listed (or ranked) 95 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Monty Woolley Died at 75 (1888-1963)

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Napoleon Lapathiotis is listed (or ranked) 96 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Napoleon Lapathiotis Died at 56 (1888-1944)

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Vaslav Nijinsky is listed (or ranked) 97 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Vaslav Nijinsky Died at 60 (1890-1950)

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Claude McKay is listed (or ranked) 98 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Claude McKay Died at 59 (1889-1948)

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Clifton Webb is listed (or ranked) 99 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
Clifton Webb Died at 77 (1889-1966)

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James Whale is listed (or ranked) 100 on the list Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History
James Whale Died at 68 (1889-1957)