It’s not easy for any LGBTQ+ person to come out to the public and be who they really want to be.
The fear of repercussion is ever-present, such as having a fallout with family, loved ones, friends or fans in the case of celebrities.
Being in the spotlight makes coming out much more difficult as the harsh critics of the world are free to share their judgments.
Continue reading to find out which celebrities came out in 2021.
13. JoJo Siwa
In January this year, the teenage pop star posted a video on Tik Tok, where she was having a great time dancing to Lady Gaga’s “Born This Way.” She followed up the video with a picture of herself on Twitter wearing a t-shirt, reading: “Best. Gay. Cousin. Ever.”
The 17-year-old said later that her girlfriend Kylie Prew encouraged her to tell all after they met on a cruise ship. Siwa says she is technically pansexual.