Celebrities Famous Homosexuals from Germany

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The famous gay, lesbian, and bisexual people from Germany are homosexual and bisexual identifying people who were born or raised in the German sections of Europe. The famous Deutsch gay men and lesbian women born in Germany list allows you to track all celebrity homosexuals from Germany.

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Fritz Haarmann is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 46 (1879-1925) - Friedrich Heinrich Karl "Fritz" Haarmann was a German serial killer, known as the Butcher of Hanover and the Vampire of Hanover, who committed the sexual assault, murder, mutilation ...more

Tab Hunter is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
age 86 - Tab Hunter is an American actor, singer and author who has starred in over forty films.

Klaus Nomi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 39 (1944-1983) - Klaus Sperber, better known as Klaus Nomi, was a German countertenor noted for his wide vocal range and an unusual, otherworldly stage persona. Nomi was known for his bizarrely visionary ...more

Roland Emmerich is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
age 62 - 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

Magnus Hirschfeld is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 67 (1868-1935) - Magnus Hirschfeld was a German physician and sexologist. An outspoken advocate for sexual minorities, Hirschfeld founded the Scientific Humanitarian Committee, an organization that Dustin Goltz ...more

Rainer Werner Fassbinder is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 37 (1945-1982) - Rainer Werner Fassbinder was a German film director, screenwriter, and actor. He is one of the most important figures in the New German Cinema. Fassbinder maintained a frenetic pace in ...more

Hans Werner Henze is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 86 (1926-2012) - Hans Werner Henze was a German composer. His prolific oeuvre of works is extremely varied in style, having been influenced by serialism, atonality, Stravinsky, Italian music, Arabic music and ...more

Christine Kaufmann is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
age 73 - Christine Maria Kaufmann is a German actress. The daughter of a German father and a French mother, she won the Golden Globe Award for New Star Of The Year - Actress in 1961, the first German to ...more

Richard Plant is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 88 (1910-1998) - Richard Plant was a German-American writer. He is said to have written, in addition to the works published under his own name, several detective novels or Kriminalromane, on which he ...more

F. W. Murnau is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 43 (1888-1931) - Friedrich Wilhelm "F. W." Murnau Murnau was greatly influenced by Schopenhauer, Nietzsche, Shakespeare and Ibsen plays he had seen at the age of 12, and became a friend of director Max ...more

Ernst Röhm is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 47 (1887-1934) - Ernst Julius Günther Röhm, sometimes spelt in English language works Roehm, was a German officer in the Bavarian Army and later an early Nazi leader. He was a co-founder of the ...more

Karl Heinrich Ulrichs is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 70 (1825-1895) - Karl Heinrich Ulrichs was a German writer who is seen today as the pioneer of the modern gay rights movement.

Wolfgang Fortner is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 80 (1907-1987) - Wolfgang Fortner was a German composer, composition teacher and conductor.

Otto Peltzer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 70 (1900-1970) - Otto Paul Eberhard Peltzer was a German middle distance runner who set world records in the 1920s. Over the 800 m Peltzer improved Ted Meredith's long-standing record by 0.3 seconds to 1:51.6 ...more

Volker Beck is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
age 57 - Volker Beck is a German politician. He is a sitting member of parliament for the Green Party in the Bundestag since 1994. Beck served as the Green Party Speaker for Legal Affairs from 1994–2002, ...more

Albrecht Becker is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 96 (1906-2002) - Albrecht Becker was a production designer, photographer, and actor, who was imprisoned by the Nazi regime for the charge of homosexuality.

Peer Raben is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 67 (1940-2007) - Peer Raben was a composer best known for his work with German filmmaker Rainer Werner Fassbinder.

Siegfried Wagner is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 61 (1869-1930) - Siegfried Wagner was a German composer and conductor, the son of Richard Wagner. He was an opera composer and the artistic director of the Bayreuth Festival from 1908 to 1930.

Stefan George is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 65 (1868-1933) - Stefan Anton George was a German poet, editor, and translator.

Marcel Schlutt is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
age 38 - Marcel Schlutt is a German fashion model, photographer and columnist. He came to prominence as a television presenter and adult-film actor in gay pornography in the early 2000s.

Benedict Friedlaender is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 42 (1866-1908) - Benedict Friedlaender was a German Jewish sexologist, sociologist, economist, volcanologist, and physicist. Friedlaender was born in Berlin as the son of Carl Friedlaender, a professor of ...more

Rio Reiser is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 46 (1950-1996) - Rio Reiser, was a German rock musician and singer of rock group Ton Steine Scherben. He was born Ralph Christian Möbius in Berlin and died at the age of 46 in Fresenhagen, Germany. Rio ...more

Hanns Heinz Ewers is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 72 (1871-1943) - Hanns Heinz Ewers was a German actor, poet, philosopher, and writer of short stories and novels. While he wrote on a wide range of subjects, he is now known mainly for his works of horror, ...more

Johann Joachim Winckelmann is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 51 (1717-1768) - Johann Joachim Winckelmann was a German art historian and archaeologist. He was a pioneering Hellenist who first articulated the difference between Greek, Greco-Roman and Roman art. "The ...more

Wolfgang Tillmans is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
age 49 - Wolfgang Tillmans is a German fine-art photographer. His diverse body of work is distinguished by observation of his surroundings and an ongoing investigation of the photographic medium’s ...more

Klaus Mann is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 43 (1906-1949) - Klaus Mann was a German writer.

Ole von Beust is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
age 62 - Carl-Friedrich Arp Ole Freiherr von Beust, generally called Ole von Beust, is a German politician who was First Mayor of Hamburg from 31 October 2001 to 25 August 2010, serving as President of ...more

Felice Schragenheim is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 22 (1922-1944) - Felice Rahel Schragenheim was a Jewish resistance fighter during World War II. She is known for her tragic love story with Lilly Wust and death during a march from Gross-Rosen concentration camp ...more

Robert Odeman is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 81 (1904-1985) - Robert T. Odeman was a gay German classical pianist, actor, writer, and composer. He was a Holocaust survivor.

Dirk Dirksen is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 69 (1937-2006) - Dirk Dirksen was a music promoter and emcee of the San Francisco punk rock clubs Mabuhay Gardens and On Broadway in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Dirksen was nicknamed the "Pope of ...more

Werner Schroeter is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 65 (1945-2010) - Werner Schroeter was a German film director, screenwriter, and opera director known for his stylistic excess. Schroeter was cited by Rainer Werner Fassbinder as an influence both on his own work ...more

Klaus Wowereit is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
age 64 - Klaus Wowereit is a German politician, member of the SPD, and was the Governing Mayor of Berlin from 21 October 2001 to 11 December 2014. In 2001 state elections his party won a plurality of the ...more

Tony Holiday is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 39 (1951-1990) - Tony Holiday was a German pop singer and songwriter. Knigge was born in Hamburg, Germany. He began his career initially as a textile businessman and fashion designer. In 1974, he received a ...more

Sebastian Bleisch is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
age 60 - Sebastian Bleisch, real name Norbert Bleisch, is a German writer and film director of gay pornographic movies which feature in part underage actors.

Christian Wilhelm Allers is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 58 (1857-1915) - Christian Wilhelm Allers was a German painter and printmaker.

Max Lorenz is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
age 78 - Max Lorenz is a former German football player. He represented West Germany at the 1970 FIFA World Cup.

Manfred Salzgeber is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 51 (1943-1994) - Manfred Salzgeber was a German actor and film producer. He was director of the "Sektion Panorama" at the Internationales Filmfestspiel Berlin. He was a co-founder of the ...more

Friedrich Radszuweit is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 56 (1876-1932) - Friedrich Radszuweit was a German manager, publisher, and author.

Imke Duplitzer is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
age 42 - Imke Duplitzer is a German épée fencer. At the 2004 Summer Olympics she won the silver medal in the épée competition with her teammates, Britta Heidemann and Claudia ...more

Monika Treut is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
age 64 - Monika Treut is a German filmmaker.

Rosa von Praunheim is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
age 75 - Rosa von Praunheim, is a German film director, author, painter and gay rights activist. A prolific director, he has made over seventy feature films. He began his career associated to the New ...more

Erika Mann is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 64 (1905-1969) - Erika Julia Hedwig Mann was a German actress and writer, the eldest daughter of novelist Thomas Mann and Katia Mann.

Leontine Sagan is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
Dec. at 85 (1889-1974) - Leontine Sagan was an Austrian-Hungarian theatre director and actress of Jewish descent. Born in Budapest or Vienna, Sagan trained with Max Reinhardt. She is best remembered for the first of two ...more

Anja Hajduk is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
age 54 - Anja Hajduk is a German politician. She has been a member of the Alliance '90/The Greens since 1995.

Ulrike Folkerts is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Homosexuals from Germany
age 56 - Ulrike Folkerts is a German actress. She is most famous for playing police officer Lena Odenthal in the German crime television series Tatort. The episodes are located in the town of ...more