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List of openly gay athletes involved in both professional and college sports. This list includes athletes who have "come out" during their active play and athletes who have come out as gay after retirement. Many of the people on this list probably aren't too familiar since few, if any, are active athletes. In , Jason Collins made history as the first active "Big 4" athlete in American sports to announce he is gay. Before Collins, soccer player Robbie Rogers announced he is homosexual.
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The news makes him the first active player affiliated with a Major League organization to come out publicly. Click through to see other openly gay athletes. American soccer legend Abby Wambach's sexuality was an open secret for years before she married fellow soccer player Sarah Huffman in Swimmer Ian Thorpe, seen here in with one of his five Olympic gold medals, told an Australian news outlet that he is gay in an interview that aired on Sunday, July
Thanks to these prominent athletes who are gay, the sports world is becoming more and more accepting of homosexual players. Who is the most famous gay athlete? Football star Michael Sam made headlines in when he became the first openly gay athlete to be drafted into the NFL. Olympic diver Greg Louganis is openly gay. He came out publicly in on The Oprah Show.