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The list of famous Spanish gay men and lesbians includes homosexuals from Spain. These gay Hispanic celebrities include politicians, actors, and writers from the LGBT community in Spain. The list includes homosexual Spanish director Pedro Almodóvar. You can sort this list by column, including name, birth year, and birthplace. You can also use this list of notable gay Spaniards to start your own people list.

Who are gay Spaniards? This list of Spanish gay men will be a good reference point for anyone who is curious about what famous people from Spain are homosexuals. There are actors, authors and others on this list. These are famous gay Spasnish men whose achievements have made their sexuality an afterthought.

Federico del Sagrado Corazón de Jesús García Lorca, known as Federico García Lorca was a Spanish poet, playwright, and theatre director. García Lorca achieved international recognition as an emblematic member of the Generation of '27. He was executed by Nationalist forces during the Spanish Civil War. In 2008, a Spanish judge opened an investigation into Lorca's death. The García Lorca family eventually dropped objections to the excavation of a potential gravesite near Alfacar, but no human remains were found. According to Spanish naming customs, a person usually uses their father's surname as their main surname; as García is a very widely-used name, García Lorca is often referred to for ...more

Age: Died at 38 (1898-1936)

Birthplace: Fuente Vaqueros, Spain

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Cristóbal Balenciaga Eizaguirre was a Spanish Basque fashion designer and the founder of the Balenciaga fashion house. ...more

Age: Died at 77 (1895-1972)

Birthplace: Getaria, Gipuzkoa, Spain

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Pedro Almodóvar Caballero is a Spanish film director, screenwriter, producer and former actor. He came to prominence as a director and screenwriter during La Movida Madrileña, a cultural renaissance that followed the death of Spanish dictator Francisco Franco. His first few films characterised the sense of sexual and political freedom of the period. Almodóvar achieved international recognition for his black comedy-drama film Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. He later won the Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film and Best Original Screenplay for the comedy-drama All About My Mother and the drama ...more

Age: 68

Birthplace: Europe, Calzada de Calatrava, Castile-La Mancha, Southern Europe, Spain, + more

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Boris Rodolfo Izaguirre Lobo is a Venezuelan-Spanish screenwriter, journalist, writer, TV host and showman. Izaguirre wrote the scripts of some of the Venezuelan telenovelas: Rubí and La dama de Rosa. After their success in Spain, he went to live in Santiago de Compostela. In Spain, Izaguirre started to write scripts and participate in TV shows. He is considered one of the most important showmen, especially after his participation in the TV show Crónicas Marcianas. Izaguirre has written articles in several publications: Zero, El País Semanal, Fotogramas and Marie Claire. He was one of the presenters of the TV show Channel nº4 with Ana García-Siñeriz between 2005 and 2008 when the program was ...more

Age: 52

Birthplace: Venezuela, Caracas

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