Gay fashion icons come in all shapes and sizes. Some are fiercely bold models, while others are openly gay designers who work to promote gay rights and same-sex marriage. Gay style icons have had successful careers as designers, models, and even actresses. The famous gay icons on this list are all big names in the world of fashion.
Who is the most famous gay icon in fashion? Lindsay Lohan's fashion style is analyzed and adored by the gay community, and other fabulous female gay fashion icons include Heidi Klum, Tyra Banks, and Lady Gaga.
Many revolutionary fashion designers are openly gay. Karl Lagerfeld has worked for Chanel, Fendi, Chloe, and many more of the top names in fashion. Openly gay designer, Valentino, has influenced a generation of designers and his gowns are frequently seen on the red carpet.Who do you think are the greatest gay icons in the world of fashion? Cast your votes below.
Age: Died at 51 (1946-1997)
Birthplace: Reggio Calabria, Italy
Birthplace: Austin, Texas, United States of America
Age: Died at 41 (1969-2010)
Birthplace: London Borough of Lewisham, London, United Kingdom
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America