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This list contains information about famous people who are asexual, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Several famous actors, musicians, comedians, and politicians identify themselves as asexual. Some of these celebrities had relationships early in their lives and later became celibate, while others have never had a romantic relationship of any kind.

Who is the most famous person who is asexual? 

Comedian Janeane Garofalo identifies herself as asexual in her stand-up act. She says, "I don't have a fear of intimacy, I have sort of a genuine lack of interest." Fashion consultant Tim Gunn is believed to be one of many famous asexual people as well. He has stated that he hasn't been in a relationship since the early 1980s. Other celebs who have claimed to be of asexuality include Paula Poundstone and Mike Skinner (who later married and had a child, so...). Featuring celibates and more, this list has it all. 

Are you surprised that so many celebrities are asexual? Which of these asexual celebrities are you most surprised by? Share your thoughts in the comments section and see if you already knew of any of the celebs on this list of asexual people.


Tim Gunn is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Are Asexual
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Fashion consultant Tim Gunn is believed to be asexual. He has stated that he hasn't been in a relationship since the early 1980s.

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Age: 63

Birthplace: Washington, D.C., USA

Profession: Television producer, Screenwriter, Author, Actor, Consultant, + more

Credits: The Smurfs, Project Runway, The Revolution, Sofia the First, Models of the Runway, + more

Also Ranked

#48 on The Most Influential People in Fashion

#46 on The Hottest Silver Foxes

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Ralph Nader is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Are Asexual
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Politician Ralph Nader is believed to be asexual because of his lack of interest in romantic relationships.

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Age: 83

Birthplace: Winsted, Connecticut, United States of America

Profession: Activist, Politician, Lecturer, Author, Actor, + more

Credits: Fun with Dick and Jane, An Unreasonable Man, Who Killed the Electric Car?, Overdrawn!

Also Ranked

#26 on Famous Politicians You'd Want to Have a Beer With

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Janeane Garofalo is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Are Asexual
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Comedian Janeane Garofalo identifies herself as asexual in her stand-up act. She says, "I don't have a fear of intimacy, I have sort of a genuine lack of interest."

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Age: 52

Birthplace: Newton, New Jersey, United States of America

Profession: Comedian, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Radio personality, Actor, + more

Credits: Ratatouille, Wet Hot American Summer, Dogma, Mystery Men

Also Ranked

#87 on The Best SNL Cast Members of All Time

#15 on Celebrities Whose Names Are Hardest to Spell

#16 on The Funniest Female SNL Alumni

#42 on The Most Successful Saturday Night Live Alumni

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J. M. Barrie is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Are Asexual
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Peter Pan creator J. M. Barrie is believed to have been asexual. Some people also fear that he may have been a pedophile because he was drawn to young children.

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Age: Died at 77 (1860-1937)

Birthplace: Kirriemuir, United Kingdom

Profession: Novelist, Author, Writer, Playwright

Credits: Peter Pan, Hook, Tinker Bell, Peter Pan, Return to Never Land, + more

Also Ranked

#59 on The Best Fantasy Authors

#88 on The Best Novelists of All Time

#43 on The Best Children's Book Authors

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