Although the term "gay icon" is most commonly used in the United States, the concept is found in other cultures, as well. Being a mother has shown me what it means to love unconditionally and you all in this room have shown me throughout my career what it means to be loved unconditionally. Fashion and Gay icon to make film series". Anyone who fails to meet those standards? Her fearless takes on sexuality, addiction and mental illness". University Press of Kentucky.
Actress Lynda Carter became a gay icon after starring as Wonder Woman in the — series of the same name. An archetypal gay icon is Judy Garland. The Gay Book of Lists, 3rd Edition.