There’s no doubt that 2013 has been a watershed moment in America’s LGBT history as a flood of celebrities like never seen before came out of the closet this past year. Over the past 12 months, we’ve seen celebrities from the world of movies, music, media, and sports come out as gay, lesbian, bisexual or trans, helping give a diverse array of proud and public faces to the LGBT community.
Below, we’ve listed some of the biggest coming our stories of the past year. Check out all of the courageous individuals below. – nicholas robinson