MMA fighter Amanda Nunes is known as the first openly lesbian UFC champion, and she's not ashamed to let the world to know it.
For Good Morning America TV show host Robin Roberts, 2013 was a milestone period as she finally came out after an illness.
Before the likes of Cindy Crawford, Naomi Campbell, and Claudia Schiffer made supermodels a big thing, there was Gia Carangi.
Financial guru Suze Orman is known for her TV shows and books. She also believes in being open about being a lesbian.
Lorraine Hansberry became famous for her play, 'A Raisin in the Sun.' However, what a lot didn't know was that she was also a lesbian.
The garage band Partner comes from a long line of lesbian singing duos who've made a cultural impact on the LGBT community. They also really rock.
Unabashedly lesbian, Chavela Vargas was the legend of Latin American song who sang the traditional, macho Mexican music of rancheras and made it her own.
Despite being busy in TV and movies, actress Sarah Paulson has always done it her way, whether her career or how her relationships are perceived in public.
History has shown us that you can't keep a good woman down, like Hatshepsut and Deborah Sampson, who both dressed like men to persevere during their time.
The poet and spoken word artist Kate Tempest has a lot of devotees, thanks to her ability to weave words and music to challenge sensibilities.