yes he was the first nba player to say that he was openly gay he was the first black gay player in the nba
Jason Collins- THe first openly gay male basketball player in the NBA
John Amaechi became the first NBA player to admit that he was gay in 2007. Amaechi retired from the NBA in 2003.
The first openly gay person in the world was Wisconsin's Tammy Baldwin.
There has not been an openly gay president for the United States of America. President Obama is the first president to openly support gay rights, but he is not gay himself.
As of 2014, there has never been an openly gay president, but JÃ³hanna SigurÃ°ardÃ³ttir of Iceland is the world's first openly gay prime minister.
NBA player Rudy Gay played for Connecticut.
yes he is openly gay!
Francisco Jiménez Tejada, the Spanish soccer player known to fans as Xisco, has become the first openly gay soccer player in England's Premier League. I found this here: http://www.queerty.com/englands-first-out-gay-soccer-player-xisco-isnt-even-out-20090314/
No! Retired players Sheryl Swoops openly admitted to being gay. I believe Teresa Weatherspoon is Gay and Chamique Holdsclaw just had a lovers quarrel with a current wnba player.Out of current nba players who are gay they are: Simone Augustus, Jennifer Lacy.
Ryan Pearsall....He is one of the all time great unknown first baseman. He was the first openly gay player. And the comissioner at the time was also gay. They had an affair and he put him on the logo.
There has never been an openly gay first lady of the U.S.
Harvey Milk was openly gay.
The first openly gay politician that held a national office was Gerry Studds, who represented Massachusetts's Tenth District in the U.S. House of Representatives.
There has never been an openly gay vice president.
No Steelers player, past or present, has ever openly admitted to being homosexual.
NBA player Rudy Gay weighs 230 pounds.
Australian rugby player James O'Conner is bisexual and has openly admitted this
There is no Steelers player who has openly admitted to being homosexual.
Zdravko Cimbaljevic,Montenegro's first optenly Gay Man,Stared Down His Own Obituary.
Per-Kristian Foss, Prime Minister of Norway briefly in 2002, was probably the first gay prime minister.JÃƒÂ³hanna SigurÃƒÂ°ardÃƒÂ³ttir, Prime Minister of Iceland, was the first openly gay prime minister to serve a substantial amount of time, and was also the first openly lesbian Prime Minister.Elio Di Rupo, Prime Minister of Belgium, is also openly gay.