5 Famous Lesbians Who Were Once Married to Men

Wanda Sykes was married to Dave Hall but in 2008 she announced that she was a gay, she married her partner Alex Sykes later that year. Family Ties actress Meredith Baxter was married to three men before she came out as a lesbian and she had two children with her first husband Robert Lewis Bush and three with her second husband David Birney. In 2009 she revealed that she is a lesbian and had been living with her partner Nancy Locke. Portia de Rossi was married to Mel Metcalfe but she publicly came out in 2005 and married Ellen DeGeneres im 2008. The Colour Purple author Alice Walker was married to Melvyn Rosenman Leventhal and had a daughter, however Walker later had a relationship with singer Tracy Chapman. Frida Kahlo married painter Diego Rivera and at the same time she also had several affairs with men and women. The list includes more names such as Anne Heche, Screen writer Lauren Morelli and many more.

Wanda Sykes

Meredith Baxter

Portia de Rossi

Alice Walker

Anne Heche