25th February 2015
Ellen Page: I immediately felt like a new person when I came out
5:35 PM — Hollywood actress Ellen Page has said she "immediately felt like a new person" after she came out as gay.
10th February 2015
WATCH: The way this family reacted to their son’s transition is inspiring 6
1:48 PM — A video has been released online documenting the beginning of an Australian family's trans son's transition to male, and their acceptance of him.
6th February 2015
Lance Bass: Bloggers like Perez Hilton ‘bullied’ me into coming out 20
10:52 AM — N Sync star Lance Bass has opened up about his coming out story, saying he was "bullied" by "bloggers like Perez Hilton" into coming out.
3rd February 2015
Obama commends Robbie Rogers for ‘inspiring a whole lot of people around the world’ 4
4:02 PM — President Barack Obama has commended out gay footballer Robbie Rogers for "inspiring a whole lot of folks around the world."
27th December 2014
Michael Sam: My family ‘abused me daily’ because I am gay 11
4:24 PM — Out professional American Football star Michael Sam will speak of how his brothers subjected him to homophobia daily when he was growing up.
19th December 2014
WATCH: Robbie Rogers talks about ‘super awkward’ sex with a guy for the first time 9
1:32 PM — Out US football star Robbie Rogers has spoken in an interview about being proud to have come out as gay, and the first time he slept with a guy.
8th December 2014
LISTEN: The heartwarming moment this man came to terms with being gay… live on the radio 6
5:24 PM — Listen here to the touching moment this radio caller came to terms with the fact that he is gay, live on air.
21st November 2014
US: Two country music stars come out as gay in ‘solidarity’ 21
8:06 AM — After one US country star came out as gay yesterday, another decided it would be a good act of solidarity to do the same.
4th November 2014
The world’s second strongest man comes out as gay 19
4:50 PM — The world's second strongest man has come out as gay to an overwhelmingly positive response from fans and followers.
3rd November 2014
WWE wrestler: Coming out has made me the happiest I’ve ever been 3
2:10 PM — A WWE wrestler who came out as gay last year has said doing so made him the "happiest he's ever been".
21st October 2014
X Factor contestant: Girls are put off dating me because my mum is gay 25
2:27 PM — A contestant on the current season of the X Factor has opened up about his mother coming out as gay when he was younger, and dealing with people who didn't understand.
30th September 2014
Princess Diana nearly accidentally outed George Michael to a young Prince Harry 6
4:34 PM — Princess Diana came close to accidentally revealing that George Michael is gay before he publicly came out, according to a former royal aide's autobiography.
15th September 2014
Semi-pro footballer: ‘Every club I’ve been at has known I’m gay’ 1
3:55 PM — A semi-professional footballer who publicly came out as gay in January, has said every club he has been at has known that he is gay.
8th June 2014
Michael Sam: My teammates respect me, no problems with the Rams 1
3:33 PM — Openly gay football player Michael Sam has said he is having no problems at all fitting in with the St Louis Rams.
2nd June 2014
Australian rules football player comes out: ‘I’m not sure if sports are ready for gay players’ 6
7:11 PM — An Australian rules footballer has come out as gay, admitting that he went off the idea of playing after he realised he is gay.
12th May 2014
Michael Sam second in NFL rookie jersey sales 5
7:04 PM — Sales of openly gay and newly drafted NFL defensive end Michael Sam's jersey are second to only one other rookie player.
6th May 2014
Michael Sam’s sexuality could be a ‘distraction’ in NFL draft, say insiders 8
6:41 PM — Insiders have speculated that openly gay NFL hopeful Michael Sam may have damaged his chances of being drafted by coming out.
28th April 2014
Rock star Bob Mould thought gay community would ‘ostracise’ him when he came out mid-1990s 2
8:31 PM — Musician Bob Mould has reflected on coming out in the mid-1990s, saying he thought he would be "ostracised" by the gay community because of a magazine article revealing his sexuality.
18th March 2014
Jason Collins signed by Brooklyn Nets for remainder of NBA season 1
5:18 PM — After completing two 10-day contracts with new team the Brooklyn Nets, openly gay NBA star Jason Collins has now been signed for the remainder of the season.
26th February 2014
Jason Collins’ shirt commemorating murdered gay teen tops sales in NBA online store 6
1:02 PM — Openly gay NBA star Jason Collins has made the decision to wear the number 98 shirt for his new team in commemoration of murdered gay teenager Matthew Shepard.