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Here is a list of famous gay men and lesbian women born in the 1950s. The people on this list have identified themselves as being bisexual and were born in the 20th century. Feel free to use this list as the foundation for your own list of famous bisexuals.

Ellen DeGeneres is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Ellen DeGeneres age 59 - Ellen Lee DeGeneres is an American comedian, television host, actress, writer, and producer. She was the star in the popular sitcom Ellen from 1994 to 1998, and has hosted her syndicated talk ...more

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Stephen Fry is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Stephen Fry age 59 - Stephen John Fry is an English comedian, actor, writer, presenter, and activist. After a troubled childhood and adolescence, during which he was expelled from two schools and spent three months ...more

Nina Hartley is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Nina Hartley age 58 - Nina Hartley is an American pornographic actress, pornographic film director, sex educator, sex-positive feminist, and author.

Martina Navratilova is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Martina Navratilova age 60 - Martina Navratilova is a retired Czech and American tennis player and coach. Billie Jean King, former World No. 1 player, said in 2006 that Navratilova is "the greatest singles, doubles and ...more

Megan Mullally is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Megan Mullally age 58 - Megan Mullally is an American actress and singer. After working in theatre in Chicago, Mullally moved to Los Angeles in 1985 and began to appear in supporting roles in film and television ...more

Aileen Wuornos is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Aileen Wuornos Died at 46 (1956-2002) - Aileen Carol Wuornos was an American serial killer who killed seven men in Florida between 1989 and 1990. Wuornos claimed that her victims had either raped or attempted to rape her while she was ...more

Kelly McGillis is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Kelly McGillis age 59 - Kelly Ann McGillis is an American actress. She found fame for her roles in several films throughout the 1980s including her roles as Rachel Lapp in Witness for which she received Golden Globe ...more

Julian Clary is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Julian Clary age 57 - Julian Peter McDonald Clary is an English comedian and novelist. Openly gay, Clary began appearing on television in the mid 1980s and became known for his deliberately stereotypical camp style. ...more

David Hyde Pierce is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
David Hyde Pierce age 58 - David Hyde Pierce is an American actor and comedian. Pierce is known for playing the psychiatrist Dr. Niles Crane on the hit NBC sitcom Frasier, for which he won four Emmy Awards during the ...more

Nathan Lane is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Nathan Lane age 61 - Nathan Lane is an American actor and writer. He is known for his roles as Albert in The Birdcage, Max Bialystock in the musical The Producers, Ernie Smuntz in MouseHunt, Nathan Detroit in Guys ...more

Dale Winton is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Dale Winton age 61 - Dale Jonathan Winton is an English radio DJ and television presenter, best known for presenting the shows including Dale's Supermarket Sweep from 1993 until 2000 and again in 2007, the National ...more

Marc Almond is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Marc Almond age 59 - Peter Mark Sinclair "Marc" Almond is an English singer-songwriter and musician. Almond first began performing and recording in the synthpop/new wave duo Soft Cell. He has also had a ...more

Paul O'Grady is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Paul O'Grady age 61 - Paul James Michael O'Grady, MBE is an English comedian, television presenter, actor, writer and radio disc-jockey. He rose to prominence in the United Kingdom for his comedic drag queen ...more

Rupert Everett is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Rupert Everett age 57 - Rupert James Hector Everett is an English actor and writer. He first came to public attention in 1981, when he was cast in Julian Mitchell's play and subsequent film Another Country as an openly ...more

Robert Patrick is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Robert Patrick age 58 - Robert Hammond Patrick, Jr. is an American actor, perhaps best known for his portrayals of villainous characters. He is a Saturn Award winner with four nominations. Patrick dropped out of ...more

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Nancy Wilson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Nancy Wilson age 63 - Nancy Lamoureaux Wilson is an American musician, singer, songwriter, actress, and producer. She and her older sister Ann are the core of the rock band Heart.

Harvey Fierstein is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Harvey Fierstein age 62 - Harvey Forbes Fierstein is an American actor, playwright, and voice actor. Fierstein has won the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play for his own play Torch Song Trilogy and the Tony Award for ...more

Kathy Najimy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Kathy Najimy age 60 - Kathy Ann Najimy is an American actress and comedian of Lebanese heritage, best known as Olive Massery on the television series Veronica's Closet, Sister Mary Patrick in Sister Act, Mary ...more

Jane Wiedlin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Jane Wiedlin age 58 - Jane Marie Genevieve Wiedlin is an American musician, singer-songwriter, and actress best known as the rhythm guitarist and secondary vocalist of the all-female new wave band The Go-Go's. ...more

Michael Barrymore is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Michael Barrymore age 64 - Michael Ciaran Parker, better known by his stage name Michael Barrymore, is an English comedian and television presenter of game shows and light entertainment programmes on British television in ...more

Suze Orman is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Suze Orman age 65 - Susan Lynn "Suze" Orman is an American author, financial advisor, motivational speaker, and television host. Orman was born in Chicago and received her B.A. in social work. She worked ...more

Jean Paul Gaultier is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Jean Paul Gaultier age 64 - Jean Paul Gaultier is a French Haute Couture and Prêt-à-Porter fashion designer. Gaultier was the creative director of Hermès from 2003 to 2010. In the past, he has hosted ...more

Tim Gunn is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Tim Gunn age 63 - Timothy M. "Tim" Gunn is an American fashion consultant, television personality, actor, and voice actor. He was on the faculty of Parsons The New School for Design from 1982 to 2007 ...more

Rosemary West is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Rosemary West age 63 - Rosemary Pauline "Rose" West is a British serial killer, now an inmate at HMP Low Newton, Brasside, Durham, after being convicted of 10 murders in 1995. Her husband Fred, who committed ...more

Charles Busch is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Charles Busch age 62 - Charles Louis Busch is an American actor, screenwriter, playwright and female impersonator, known for his appearances on stage in his own camp style plays and in film and television. He wrote ...more

Michael Kors is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Michael Kors age 57 - Michael Kors is a New York City-based fashion designer of American sportswear for women. He is Honorary Chairman and Chief Creative Officer for his company, Michael Kors Holdings Limited, which ...more

Rosie Jones is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Rosie Jones age 57 - Rosie Jones is an American professional golfer, with 13 LPGA Tour career victories and nearly $8.4 million in tournament earnings.

Donald Harvey is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Donald Harvey age 64 - Donald Harvey is an American serial killer who claims to have murdered 87 people. The official estimates of the number of people he murdered range anywhere from at least 37 to 57 deaths. Harvey ...more

Steve Strange is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Steve Strange age 57 - Steve Strange is a 2011 UK Festival Awards winner of the UK Festival Award for Agency Of The Year.

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Michael Cashman is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Michael Cashman age 66 - Michael Maurice Cashman, Baron Cashman CBE is a British former actor, now a Labour politician. He was a Member of the European Parliament for the West Midlands constituency from 1999 until he ...more

Annie Sprinkle is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Annie Sprinkle age 61 - Annie M. Sprinkle is an American sex educator, former prostitute, feminist stripper, pornographic actress, cable television host, porn magazine editor, writer and sex film producer. She received ...more

Tracey Adams is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Tracey Adams age 58 - Tracey Adams is an American former pornographic film actress who has appeared in some mainstream films. She has appeared in over 300 movies during the 1980s and 90s, and is an AVN Hall of Fame ...more

Lee Daniels is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Lee Daniels age 57 - Lee Louis Daniels is an American actor, film producer, and director. He produced Monster's Ball and directed Precious, which received six Academy Award nominations, including Best Director; the ...more

Peter Tatchell is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Peter Tatchell age 65 - Peter Gary Tatchell is an Australian-born British political campaigner best known for his work with LGBT social movements. Tatchell was selected as Labour Party Parliamentary candidate for ...more

Leslie Jordan is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Leslie Jordan age 61 - Leslie Allen Jordan is an American actor and playwright from Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Lizzie Borden is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Lizzie Borden Died at 67 (1860-1927) - Lizzie Andrew Borden was an American woman who was tried and acquitted for the 1892 axe murders of her father and stepmother in Fall River, Massachusetts. The case was a cause ...more

Mark Foley is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Mark Foley age 62 - Mark Adam Foley is a former member of the United States House of Representatives. He served from 1995 until 2006, representing the 16th District of Florida as a member of the Republican Party. ...more

Richard Fairbrass is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Richard Fairbrass age 63 - Richard Peter John Fairbrass is an English singer, bassist and TV presenter, best known as lead singer of the pop group Right Said Fred, which spawned a huge hit in the 1990s with the single ...more

Rob Halford is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Rob Halford age 65 - Robert John Arthur "Rob" Halford is an English singer-songwriter, who is best known as the lead vocalist for the Grammy Award-winning heavy metal band Judas Priest. He is considered ...more

Angela Bowie is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Angela Bowie age 67 - Mary Angela "Angie" Bowie is an American cover girl, model, actress and musician. She was married to English musician David Bowie until their divorce in 1980; the couple had one child, ...more

David Sedaris is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
David Sedaris age 60 - David Raymond Sedaris is an American humorist, comedian, author, and radio contributor. He was publicly recognized in 1992 when National Public Radio broadcast his essay "SantaLand ...more

Clive Barker is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Clive Barker age 63 - Clive Barker is an English writer, film director, and visual artist best known for his work in both fantasy and horror fiction. Barker came to prominence in the mid-1980s with a series of short ...more

Neil Tennant is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Neil Tennant age 62 - Neil Francis Tennant is an English musician, singer and songwriter, who, with band mate Chris Lowe, makes up the electronic pop duo Pet Shop Boys. He worked for the magazine Smash Hits before ...more

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Patricia Cornwell is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Patricia Cornwell age 60 - Patricia Cornwell is a contemporary American crime writer. She is widely known for writing a popular series of novels featuring the heroine Dr. Kay Scarpetta, a medical examiner. Her books have ...more

Carol Leifer is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Carol Leifer age 60 - Carol Leifer is an American comedian, writer, producer and actress whose career as a stand-up comedian started in the 1970s when she was in college. David Letterman discovered her performing in ...more

Keith Haring is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Keith Haring Died at 32 (1958-1990) - Keith Allen Haring was an American artist and social activist whose work responded to the New York City street culture of the 1980s by expressing concepts of birth, death, sexuality, and war. ...more

Roland Emmerich is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Roland Emmerich age 61 - Roland Emmerich is a German film director, screenwriter, and producer. His films, most of which are English-language, Hollywood productions, have grossed more than $3 billion worldwide. His ...more

Scott Rudin is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Scott Rudin age 57 - Scott Rudin is an American film producer and a theatrical producer. In 2012, Rudin became one of the few people who have won an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony Award, and the first producer to do

Leslie Cheung is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Leslie Cheung Died at 47 (1956-2003) - Leslie Cheung Kwok-wing was a Hong Kong singer-songwriter, actor, film director, record producer, and screenwriter. Cheung is considered as "one of the founding fathers of Cantopop" by ...more

Brian Paddick, Baron Paddick is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Homosexual People Born in the 1950s
Brian Paddick, Baron Paddick age 58 - Brian Leonard Paddick, Baron Paddick is a British politician, and was the Liberal Democrat candidate for the London mayoral election, 2008 and the London mayoral election, 2012. He was, until ...more