I remember watching the news that day in awe — so many people came out to cheer and wave rainbow flags. Oftentimes, lesbian celebrities — whether they intend to or not — play an important role in normalizing same-sex couples. Supreme Court brought joy to LGBT people across the nation when it legalized same-sex marriage.
Back in 1950, the women met in San Francisco and found they had a lot in common: both were Berkeley grads, bother majored in journalism, and both were interested in political activism.
They would go on to found the Daughters of Bilitis, the first social and political organization for lesbians.
Jodie may value her privacy, but she can’t hide the adoring way she looks at Alex, which is why these two lovebirds made #2 on our list.
Del Martin and Phyllis Lyon were a cute lesbian couple before it was cool.
“It was just fate, to be honest with you,” she said of that moment.
Today, they’re happily married and raising twins, Lucas Claude and Olivia Lou.Couples were kissing and crying and racing to the courthouse to tie the knot, some after spending decades in unrecognized relationships. Many activists and advocates paved the way for that historic day, and it was a testament to their courage that the U. As more celebs come out and start families, the media is flooded with cute lesbian couples who show people that love is love, and it’s really as simple as that.To celebrate being out and being in love, we thought we’d share with you a list of the top 16 famous lesbian couples whose romantic stories tug at the heartstrings.The men add: "We have been open and forthright about our relationship from the get-go."The gay couple, who are engaged, go on to refer to their "openness and very public appearance together" on the CBS reality show "Survivor" as the reason for their "conversation with Hillsong NYC's lead pastors regarding the church's non-LGBT affirming stance.""Hillsong has many campuses around the world, many in places where gay marriage is now legal, so this has been an ongoing dialogue trying to figure out how and where we, as part of the LGBT community, fit in.As a church family, we have been wading through these uncharted waters of shifting culture and social change," Canfield and Kelly add in their statement.The couple became well-known advocates who fought for decades to legalize gay marriage.