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65 People You Might Have Or Probably Didn't Know Came Out In The Last 10 Years

From Elvira to Carole Baskin. We're everywhere.

In honor of National Coming Out Day, let's take a look at some of the people who have come out in the last 10 years...

1. Rebel Wilson

2. DJ Qualls

DJ Qualls at an event

He came out in early 2020 on Twitter as gay:

It is 11:20pm. I just came out on stage at a @jimjefferies show in San Diego. Yep, I’m gay. Been gay this whole time. Tired of worrying about what people would think of me. Tired of worrying about what it would do to my career.

Twitter: @theonlydjqualls

3. Tim Cook

Tim on stage

4. Bella Thorne

closeup of Bella

5. Elvira

closeup of Elvira smiling

6. Carole Baskin

closeup of Carol smiling at an event

7. Alyson Stoner

closeup of Alyson posing

8. Rebecca Black

closeup of Rebecca talking to the camera with her hands in a prayer formation near her face

9. Sara Ramirez

closeup of Sara

They came out as bisexual in a 2016 speech at the 40 to None Summit.

closeup of Sara at an event

10. Miley Cyrus

closeup of Miley smiling

11. Stacy London

closeup of Stacy

In 2019, Stacy responded to a meme about her being gay.

12. Abbi Jacobson

abbi in blue

Abbi got engaged to her girlfriend this summer:

13. Brendon Urie

Brendon at the VMAs

14. Nikki Blonsky (from Hairspray)

niki blonsky on tiktok

15. Lili Reinhart

16. Lilly Singh

closeup of Lilly smiling

17. Tess Holliday

closeup of Tess looking back at the camera

18. Niecy Nash

closeup of Niecy

Niecy got married to Jessica Betts in August 2020.

Mrs. Carol Denise Betts 💍 @jessicabettsmusic #LoveWins🌈 📸 @robertector

@RobertEctor/ Twitter: @RobertEctor / Via Twitter: @NiecyNash

19. Da Brat

closeup of Da Brat at an event

She came out in a 2020 Instagram post dedicated to her girlfriend:

20. Cara Delevingne

Cara posing at an event

21. Tinashe

closeup of Tinashe

22. Aaron Carter

Aaron at an event

He came out as bisexual in 2019:

I want to make something else clear I know there’s been a lot of questions about my sexuality and yes I am a bisexual men I date women but I am also attracted to men so please respect that too thank you

Twitter: @aaroncarter

23. Nicholas Petricca of Walk the Moon

He came out as bisexual on Instagram in 2020.

24. Taylor Schilling

closeup of Taylor

Her girlfriend posted this picture a few years back during Pride.

the couple hugging each other on a mountain top

25. Demi Lovato

Demi throwing a peace sign while walking outside

26. Velma

Warner Bros/ Twitter: @KlPASH3R

Velma made her on-screen lesbian debut in the new Trick or Treat Scooby-Doo! movie.

27. Danell Leyva

Danell with his arms crossed over his chest wearing a USA Olympic uniform

The gymnast came out as bi/pan in October 2020:

A thread for #NationalComingOutDay For a long time I’ve known that I wasn’t straight. But because of certain very personal reasons, I always rejected that side of me. Earlier this year I finally understood that I’m bi/pan (still trying to figure that one out) but...

Twitter: @DanellJLeyva

I also realized that, as of now at least, I’m not attracted to cis men. (That comes with those personal reasons I just mentioned). But I felt that it was time for me to finally share this with you all. As most of you can imagine, this is absolutely terrifying....

Twitter: @DanellJLeyva

28. Julianne Hough

closeup of Julianne

29. Jazz Jennings

closeup of Jazz smiling

She came out as pansexual on Twitter:

I am pansexual. This means that I am attracted to people at a level that surpasses gender identity or sexual orientation. I love people for their souls and internal beauty.

Twitter: @JazzJennings__

30. Tessa Thompson

closeup of Tessa at the Met

31. Nikkie Tutorials

closeup of Nikkie

Nikkie Tutorials came out as trans in a YouTube video in 2020:

View this video on YouTube

Nikki Tutorials /

32. Kehlani

closeup of Kehlani

33. Stormy Daniels

Stormy posing with a hand on her hip

She came out as bisexual on Twitter in 2019:

@BoroPark85 Nope...I like to fuck men and women. It's called bisexual.

Twitter: @StormyDaniels

34. Loki

From the moment I joined @LokiOfficial it was very important to me, and my goal, to acknowledge Loki was bisexual. It is a part of who he is and who I am too. I know this is a small step but I’m happy, and heart is so full, to say that this is now Canon in #mcu #Loki 💗💜💙

Disney+/ Twitter: @iamkateherron

The director of Loki said Loki was bisexual.

35. Tyler Blackburn

tyler in a striped shirt

36. Lee Pace

lee at a bild interview

In 2018, he said he was a member of the queer community:

As a member of the queer community, I understand the importance of living openly, being counted, and happily owning who I am. That’s how I’ve always lived my life...

37. Kevin McHale

Kevin on the red carpet

38. François Arnaud from Schitt's Creek

Francois with his hands in his pockets

39. Clive Davis

Clive with a hand in his pocket

40. J. August Richards

closeup of J. August

41. Barry Manilow

closeup of Barry on stage

42. Country singer, Billy Gilman

closeup of Billy giving two thumbs up

He came out in a since-deleted YouTube video from 2014.

43. T.J. Osborne of the country duo Brothers Osborne

TJ playing guitar on stage

44. Olympic swimmer, Ian Thorpe

Ian wearing a medal and holding up a bouquet of flowers at the Olympics

45. Emeli Sandé

Emeli smiling

46. Alia Shawkat

Alia smiling

47. Teddy Geiger

48. Emily Hampshire

closeup of Emily at an event

49. Janelle Monáe

closeup of Janelle

50. Keiynan Lonsdale

51. Ozzy Lusth

closeup of Ozzy

The four time Survivor contestant came out as bisexual earlier this year:

And for my Republican Colleagues, and anyone else who matters, Yeah I’m Bisexual. Am I committing crimes?? If so come get me. Let us ALL live with dignity. Ask yourself if you support people, or the fucked dogma you’ve been fed. #ozzyisBi

Twitter: @OzzyLusth

52. Dove Cameron

closeup of dove

53. Aubrey Plaza

closeup of Aubrey smiling

54. Shannon Purser, aka Barb from Stranger Things

Shannon at an event

She came out as bisexual in 2020:

Every gender is hot. Truly a blessing to be bisexual. Happy Pride 💗🏳️‍🌈

Twitter: @shannonpurser

55. David Archuleta

56. Wentworth Miller

57. Matt Dallas

closeup of Matt

He came out on Twitter in 2013 by mentioning his fiancé, Blue Hamilton.

Starting off the year with a new fiancé, @bluehamilton. A great way to kick off 2013!

Twitter: @themattdallas

58. Teen Wolf star, Charlie Carver

closeup of Charlie

59. Rowan Blanchard

60. Mara Wilson

closeup of Mara smiling

She said she was bi/queer on Twitter in 2016:

.@__SonjaLouise__ I said I *used* to identify as mostly straight. I've embraced the Bi/Queer label lately

Twitter: @MaraWilson

61. Héloïse Letissier, aka Christine and the Queens

Héloïse Letissier posing in front of a window with a city view behind

62. Paris Jackson

closeup of Paris

63. JoJo Siwa

closeup of Jojo

64. Rita Ora

closeup of Rita at an event

The singer said she had romantic relationships with men and women in a Notes app apology about her 2018 song, "Girls":

Twitter: @RitaOra

65. And last but not least, Jason Mraz

closeup of Jason

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