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The famous gay, lesbian, and bisexual people from Chicago are homosexual and bisexual identifying people who were born or raised in Chicago, Illinois. Famous gay men and lesbian women born in Chicago include writer Dan Savage and RENT actor Anthony Rapp. You can build your own list using these properties from the Chicago born gay and lesbian list by clicking the Build A List link to the right.
Dan Savage is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Gay Men & Lesbian Women Born in Chicago
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Daniel Keenan "Dan" Savage is an American gay activist, author, media pundit, and journalist. Savage writes the internationally syndicated relationship and sex advice column Savage Love. In 2010, Savage and his husband Terry Miller began the It Gets Better Project to help prevent suicide among LGBT ...more

Age: 52

Birthplace: USA, Chicago, Illinois

Profession: Editor, Commentator, Theatre Director, Journalist, Author, + more

Credits: It Gets Better, Crocodile Tears, I Saw U, Dan Savage's New Threat to Rick Santorum, Loving & Cheating, + more

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Anthony Rapp is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Gay Men & Lesbian Women Born in Chicago
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Anthony Deane Rapp is an American stage and film actor and singer best known for originating the role of Mark Cohen in the Broadway production of Rent in 1996 and later for reprising the role in the film version and the Broadway Tour of Rent in 2009. He also performed the role of Charlie Brown in ...more

Age: 45

Birthplace: Joliet, Illinois, United States of America

Profession: Author, Actor, Singer

Credits: Dazed and Confused, A Beautiful Mind, Twister, Road Trip, School Ties, + more

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Malcolm Gets is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Gay Men & Lesbian Women Born in Chicago
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Hugh Malcolm Gerard Gets is an American actor. He is best known for his role as Richard in the American television sitcom Caroline in the City. Gets is also a dancer, singer, composer, classically trained pianist, vocal director, and choreographer. He played Gould in the 2009 film Grey Gardens ...more

Age: 52

Birthplace: Waukegan, USA, Illinois

Profession: Conductor, Pianist, Choreographer, Actor, Composer, + more

Credits: Sex and the City, Caroline in the City, Adam & Steve, Grey Gardens, Thirteen Conversations About One Thing, + more

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David Kopay is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Gay Men & Lesbian Women Born in Chicago
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David Marquette Kopay is a former American football running back in the National Football League who in 1975 became one of the first professional athletes to come out as gay. Kopay attended Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks, California. He entered the University of Washington in 1961 and became ...more

Age: 74

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Profession: American football player

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