September 11, 2013 02:09 PM EDT
Andrew Scott / Credit: Facebook
The list of celebrities coming out is long and proud, but recently, with the anti-gay law in Russia, DOMA and Prop 8, the laundry list of celebrities coming out in 2013 or very recently has increased dramatically. People from Wentworth Miller to Raven Symone are coming out as gay awareness social issues are brought to light. And here is a list of celebrities coming out in 2013, or within the last few years to the public.