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We are taught to proudly accept who we are and what we have. The greatest examples are the celebrities with LGBT kids. From professional athletes to celebrated artists, they have accepted their children by giving them unconditional love and support. The following are those celebrities who are a proud parent to their LGBT child.

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1. Cher

Chaz Bono confessed being a Lesbian at the age of 18. He is a son of American Singer and Actress Cher.

Cher is a legendary artist who is best known as the Goddess of Pop. Many people know about her transgender son, Chaz Bono. Like his mother, Chaz has successfully established himself in the field of entertainment. He is also an LGBT activist.

Bono confessed to being a lesbian when he was 18. In one of his books titled 'Family Outing,' it was written that he always felt different about himself since his childhood. He was more interested towards the girls who talk about latest fashion and cutest boys. The book is about the experience of Chaz coming out with truth to his parents.

When it comes to Cher she has openly accepted the fact about her son. We can understand acknowledging this truth was never easy for Cher. However, she is seen beside every decision of Chaz whom she loves very dearly.

Quick Facts:

Born: March 4, 1969

Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Parents: Cher and Sonny Bono

Siblings: Elijah Blue Allman

Height: 1.68 meters

Occupation: Musician, advocate, writer, actor

Notable works: Celebrity Fit Club, Fronterz, Bar Girls, Cher, Dancing with the Stars, The Big Gay Sketch Show, Dirty, and Muppets 201.

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2. Angelina Jolie & Brad Pitt

Angelina Jolie & Brad Pitt first biological child Shiloh Nouvel Jolie-Pitt turned out to be an LGBT. Currently, the child is 11 years old.

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt together have six children in total, some are biological and some adopted. Their first biological child was Shiloh Nouvel Jolie-Pitt who turned out to be a lesbian. To cover this news Shiloh always dressed like a boy but later the news of Shiloh's desire to be a boy broke out.  

The decision of Shiloh was considered by both Angelina Jolie & Brad Pitt and she has even started her journey of transformation. Despite all of the gossips regarding this issues, Angelina is proud of her daughter. She even brings the daughter to many of her movies premiers.

Despite the gender concern of the society, Angelina is well-pleased with Shiloh. It is a true example of how our children should be loved and adored.

Quick Facts:

  • Birthday: May 27, 2006
  • Birth Place: Swakopmund, Namibia
  • Parents:  Angelina Jolie & Brad Pitt
  • Siblings: Pax Thien Jolie-Pitt, Viviene Marcheline Jolie-Pitt, Zahara Marley Jolie-Pitt, Maddox Chivan Jolie-   Pitt, and Knox Leon Jolie-Pitt
  • Height: N/A
  • Occupation: Actress
  • Notable works: N/A

3. Jackie Chan

Etta Ng Chok Lam proudly revealed that she is a lesbian on Instagram. She was born out of the relationship of Jackie Chan and Elaine Ng Yi-Lei.

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Many people may not know about Jackie Chan's estranged daughter. She is Etta Ng Chok Lam who does not even consider Chan to be her father. Etta was born out of the relationship of Jackie Chan and Elaine Ng Yi-Lei.

She was secretively kept in Hong Kong with no interference of media. After her parents ended their secret relationship Etta never got the love of her real dad. In one of the interview, she even cleared out saying 'He is my biological father but he is not in my life, He never existed in my life'.

Etta even added that Jackie Chan will never be regarded as a father by her.  But regardless of the situation, Jackie Chain is on the list as his daughter Etta is a guy.  She took a brave step coming out on Instagram and making this announcement in October 2017.

Quick Facts:

  • Birthday: November 19, 1999
  • Birth Place: Hong Kong
  • Parents:  Jackie Chan and Elaine Ng Yi-Lei
  • Siblings: Jaycee Chan
  • Height: N/A
  • Occupation: N/A
  • Notable works: N/A

4. Marie Osmond

Marie Osmond's Daughter Jessica Marie Blosil is openly a bisexual. Maria supports her daughter and the LGBT community.

Marie Osmond has spent most of her life being in the headlines. Belonging to the family of showbiz industry, not even her private information could remain hidden. Same goes with the truth about her daughter Jessica Marie Blosil.

 Jessica is one among her eight children who turn out to be gay. This news, at the beginning, was hard for Marie to sallow. However, now Jessica has made her mom proud by graduating from the police academy.

Before, she was a surely a monster. Jessica also mentioned herself as a 'whore' and gave her inappropriate view regarding sex. With the disturbing family problems, Maria even commits suicide. Daughter Jessica and son Michael was so much caught in the illegal drugs issue that created trouble in the family.

Now, mother, Maria supports her daughter and the LGBT community. She once states the God never created flowers with only one color. And her daughter is also different and unique.

Quick Facts:

  • Birthday: December 17, 1987
  • Birth Place: United States of America
  • Parents:  Marie Osmond and Brian Blosil
  • Siblings: Stephen Blosil, Abigail Michelle Blosil, Brianna Patricia Blosil, Rachael Lauren Blosil, Matthew Richard Blosil, Bardon Warren Blosil, and Michael Bryan Blosil
  • Height: N/A
  • Occupation: N/A
  • Notable works: N/A

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5. Anne Rice

Famous author Anne Rice's Son Christopher Rice revealed himself as a gay. His works are very much dedicated to contemporary American gay male's life.

Graceful Anne Rice is perhaps one among the best American author. Dwelling in the world of literature, she is an extraordinary woman with great vision. We guess excepting the truth about her son Christopher Rice.

Christopher is also a brilliant writer like his mother. His works are very much dedicated to contemporary American gay male's life. He is generally called gay writer but no matter what he is proud of the reaction he gets in his writer from the gay community.

And as a mother Anne Rice is also very much supportive in what his son Christopher does. She has even spoken in fortification of LGBT community. Whether personally or professionally, Anne has always proved to be a good mother to Christopher.

Quick Facts:

  • Birthday: March 11, 1978
  • Birth Place: Berkeley, California, United States of America
  • Parents: Anne Rice and Stan Rice
  • Siblings: Michele Rice (Died)
  • Height: N/A
  • Occupation: Author
  • Notable works: The Snow Garden: A Novel, Blind Fall, A Density of Souls, Ramses the Damned: The Passion of Cleopatra, and many more.

6. Gloria Vanderbilt

American Journalist Anderson Cooper declared himself as gay in the year 2012. He is the son of famous actress Gloria Vanderbilt and author Wyatt Cooper.

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When it comes to Gloria Vanderbilt, she has lived a dramatic life. She is a talented actress, author, artist, fashion designer, and also a socialite. Same goes for her son Anderson Cooper who is gifted like his mother.

Today this guy needs no introduction, he is famous in not only as a brilliant journalist but also an elegant writer. He is among the biggest openly gay celebrities at present. And this has only been possible with the love and encouragement of mother Gloria.

Anderson Cooper confessed to the world about his sexuality in 2012 and since then he has received immense love from his mother. Gloria is also frequently seen supporting the LGBT community. It is said that she even wants Anderson to adopt a child, with his partner Benjamin Maisani so that she could be a grandmother again.

Quick Facts:

  • Birthday: June 3, 1967
  • Birth Place: New York City, New York, United States of America
  • Parents: Gloria Vanderbilt and Wyatt Emory Cooper
  • Siblings: Christopher Stokowski, Leopold Stanislaus Stokowski, and Carter Vanderbilt Cooper
  • Partner: Benjamin Maisani
  • Height: 1.78 m
  • Occupation: Television personality, journalist, and author
  • Notable works: The Rainbow Comes and Goes (Book), Dispatches from the Edge (Book), Anderson Cooper 360° (Show), 60 Minutes (Show), Anderson Live (Show), and many more.

7. Sally Field

Samuel Greisman proudly confessed being a gay at the age of 20. He is the youngest son of American actress Sally Field.

Sally Field, an American actress, has unfailingly proved herself to be amazing both professionally and personally. Remember her saying in 2012's event "The three things I'm most proud of in my life are my sons, Peter, Eli, and Sam."

"Sam is my youngest son, by 18 years, and he's gay. To that, I say: So what?" Sally added. She further explained that Sam always wanted to be like his older brothers …. a little bit macho. Later she confessed saying "But Sam was different. And his journey to allow himself to be what nature intended him to be was not an easy one."

She constantly lived on the journey of Sam which was painful for both of them. Sally and Sam's brother wanted Sam to grow on his own. Finally, at 20 Sam was able to proudly say 'I am a gay man'. And this was only possible because of Sally's acceptance of who her son is.

Quick Facts:

  • Birthday: December 2, 1987
  • Birth Place: United States of America
  • Parents: Sally Field and Alan Greisman
  • Siblings: Peter Craig and Eli Craig
  • Height: N/A
  • Occupation: Film Director
  • Notable works: After School and Dinner with Jeffrey

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8. Magic Johnson

Earvin III Johnson is gay known for his role in reality TV series 'Rich Kids of Beverly Hills'. Father Johnson was the one who came out and spoke for his son when E.J. was spotted with his unidentified boyfriend.

Magic Johnson, the NBA Star, and his wife Cookie Johnson are another perfect example on the list. They have embraced their children and encouraged them to be who they are. Father Johnson was the one who came out and spoke for his son when E.J. was spotted with his unidentified boyfriend.

The news of E.J. outraged in media in the year 2013. Within no time Magic Johnson spoke for support saying he hopes E.J. becomes a 'symbol of hope' for all the other young gay people. He also added, he and his wife were aware of it a long time ago and was 'one million percent' behind their son.

The NBA legend revealed that E.J. was around 13 years old when they made a talk about sexuality with their son. Since then they have never looked back but always loved him.

Quick Facts:

  • Birthday: June 4, 1992
  • Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
  • Parents: Marie Osmond and Brian Blosil
  • Siblings: Stephen Blosil, Abigail Michelle Blosil, Brianna Patricia Blosil, Rachael Lauren Blosil, Matthew Richard Blosil, Bardon Warren Blosil, and Michael Bryan Blosil
  • Height: 1.88 m
  • Occupation: TV Star
  • Notable works: N/A

9. Ally Sheedy

Rebecca Lansbury confessed she is a lesbian at the age of 11. She is the daughter of American film actress Ally Sheedy.

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Beautiful Ally Sheedy is an iconic film and stage actress. She is a great supporter of the LGBT community as she was raised by lesbian mothers. Ally has done advocacy for several LGBT youths in many parts of the States.

With all of these circumstances, we guess it was not difficult for Ally Sheedy to reckon her lesbian daughter Rebecca Lansbury. In 2012, Ally Sheedy attended the Kiehl's New York City Gay Pride Party at the Kiehl's Flagship Store. And guess what she was there with daughter Rebecca Lansbury and girlfriend Morgan Sullivan.

You may also be surprised to know that Ally announced daughter Rebecca is a lesbian in 2010. It was during the Trevor Project's 10th Annual East Coast fundraising gala. She said, "My daughter has just come out, so… it's personal."

Quick Facts:

  • Birthday: March 15, 1994
  • Birth Place: United States of America
  • Parents: Ally Sheedy and David Lansbury
  • Siblings: None
  • Height: N/A
  • Occupation: N/A
  • Notable works: N/A

10. Paul Haggis

Katy Haggis is the daughter of Canadian screenwriter Paul Haggis. She came out as an open lesbian. The issue came after the church banned same-gender marriage which Paul was against.

The man behind 'Million Dollar Baby' Paul Haggis is a fantastic screenwriter and also a fantastic father. He resigned from the Church of Scientology because of the issue of gay rights. The matter of discrimination rose in the community as Katy Haggis, his daughter, turn out to a gay.

Paul stated that 'I could not, in good conscience, be a member of an organization where gay-bashing was tolerated.' The issue came after the church banned same-gender marriage which Paul was against.

This visibly shows the love of a father for her daughter no matter what others concern is. He has constantly stood for her daughter Katy and proved to be the best father in the whole world.

Quick Facts:

  • Birthday: March 15, 1994
  • Birth Place: United States of America
  • Parents: Paul Haggis and Diane Christine Gettas
  • Siblings: Lauren Kilvington, James Haggis, and Alissa Sullivan
  • Height: N/A
  • Occupation: N/A
  • Notable works: N/A

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11. Cybill Shepherd

Molly Ariel Shepherd-Oppenheim is a lesbian and her sister Clementine Ford is bisexual. Molly and Clementine is the daughter of famous American Actress Cybill Shepherd.

Cybill Shepherd is an award-winning actress who throughout her career has spoken for issues regarding gay rights and abortion rights. Being an outspoken activist she was honored with two National Ally for Equality awards and several other prestigious awards.

With this entire advocacy works, it was not hard for Cybill to accept her lesbian and bisexual daughters. She has a voice for everyone in trouble and this support can also be seen in her family. One of her daughter Molly Ariel Shepherd-Oppenheim is a lesbian and the other Clementine is bisexual. For this Cybill has always extended her hand for love and care.

Quick Facts:                                                                                               

  • Birthday: October 6, 1987
  • Birth Place: United States of America
  • Parents: Cybill Shepherd and Bruce Oppenheim
  • Siblings: Clementine Ford and Cyrus Zachariah Shepherd-Oppenheim
  • Height: N/A
  • Occupation: N/A
  • Notable works: N/A

12. Barbra Streisand

Jason Gould a famous Hollywood icon came to be known as gay at the age of 12. He is the son of American Singer Barbra Streisand.

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Barbra Streisand is a celebrated figure in the field of glamour. She has mesmerized thousands of people with her stunning beauty and talent. This talent has influenced both the film and music industry and the same influence is carried when it comes to her personal life.

Barbara is an advocate for gay rights and a great supporter of her gay child. Jason Gould knew he was gay by the age of 8 but was not able to express it. The story only came out to Barbara when her ex-boyfriend Jon Peters revealed to her. Son Jason was only 12 then.

Since then Barbara never left her son behind and is always beside him. She educated herself about homosexuality. As a professional support, Barbara has even sung duets. Jason now is a well-known name in the Hollywood entertainment industry.

Quick Facts:

  • Birthday: December 29, 1966
  • Birth Place: New York City, New York, United States of America
  • Parents:  Barbara Streisand and Elliott Gould
  • Siblings: Josh Brolin, Jess Brolin, Molly Elizabeth Brolin, and Samuel Gould
  • Height: 1.73 m
  • Occupation: American actor, writer, director, producer, and singer
  • Notable works: The Prince of Tides, Boys Life 3, Up the Sandbox, Say Anything, The Big Picture, and many more.

13. Dick Cheney

Mary Cheney, who is openly gay is the supporter of same-sex marriage. She is the 2nd daughter of former Vice president of United States of America.

Dick Cheney holds a pretty heavy title of 'The former Vice President of the United States of America'. Since 2009 Cheney is a supporter of the same-gender marriage. There were even many disputes the Cheney family over the gay marriage.

No matter what father Cheney has always shown his immense love and support to her daughter Mary Cheney. Despite the fact that Mary belongs to LGBT community, this is a true father love regardless of gender.

She is a political conservative who represents Republican Party. Other than that she is married to Heather Poe and also has a child named Sarah Lenny Cheney.

Quick Facts:

  • Birthday: March 14, 1969
  • Birth Place: Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America
  • Parents: Dick Cheney and Lynne Cheney
  • Siblings: Liz Cheney
  • Spouse: Heather Poe
  • Children: Sarah Lynne Cheney
  • Height: N/A
  • Occupation: Political Conservative
  • Notable works: Now it's My Turn (Book)

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14. R. Kelly

Jay Kelly comes out as a transgender at the age of 14 and changed her name Jaya to Jay. She is the transgender daughter of famous American Singer R. Kelly.

R. Kelly has always won the heart of his listeners with his songs flooded with thoughts and feelings. People started loving him more when he came out for the support of his transgender daughter Jaya, later Jay.

In 2014 when the news flashed R. Kelly stood up and spoke for his child. It was announced that Kelly knew the truth when Jaya was 6 or 7 years old. The same year, in 2014, Jaya changed his name to Jay.  

Jaya herself came out of her closet and declared on the social media that she wants to become a boy. Addressing father Kelly it was written that "You don’t really wanna open it up by saying that my daughter is becoming my son."

Quick Facts:

Birthday: 2000

Birth Place: United States of America

Parents: Robert Kelly Jr. and Joann Kelly

Siblings: Andrea Lee and R. Kelly

Height: N/A

Occupation: N/A

Notable works: N/A

15. Isiah Thomas

Former NBA star Isiah Thomas has accepted his son Zeke when he came out transgender in 2008. Lynn Kendall and her husband already knew Zeke matter before his confession.

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The living legend Isiah Thomas is a talented athlete who has shown great support to the LGBT community. This former NBA star has accepted his son Zeke when he came out transgender in 2008. Isiah always stood for what is right and we saw the same spirit with the matter of his son.

It is said that Isiah and her wife already knew about Zeke's matter. They remained silent because they wanted Zeke to brave enough to accept the truth. In one of the interview, Zeke remembered, "My parents like to say they always knew I was gay, I came out to them, and they were very accepting. I always knew they would be accepting."

Quick Facts:

  • Birthday: N/A
  • Birth Place: United States of America
  • Parents: Isiah Thomas and Lynn Thomas
  • Siblings: N/A
  • Height: N/A
  • Occupation: D.J.
  • Notable works: N/A

16. Sen. Rob Portman

William Portman officially declared as a gay. He is the son of Junior Senator from the United States Rob Portman.

Junior Senator from the United States Rob Portman has been in the office since 2011. He is the supporter of the equal marriage rights of lesbians and gays. It was because his son William Portman was a gay.

Rob is the only senator belonging to Republican Party who supports the marriage equality. He confessed in an interview that getting married and having a blissful and stable marriage life is a legal right. And he wants it for everyone including his gay son.

Father Rob Portman started to back for the gay rights and encourage same-sex marriage two years after he knew about his son. He once said that when two people are committed enough to love and care for each other, the government shouldn't deny giving them the opportunity to get married.

Quick Facts:

  • Born: N/A
  • Birth Place: United States of America
  • Parents: Rob Portman and Jane Portman
  • Siblings: Jed Portman
  • Height: N/A
  • Occupation: N/A
  • Notable works: N/A

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