By Dana Schuster. October 28, am Updated October 29, am. Especially given that the singer, who died of complications related to HIV in , was posthumously revealed to have had a bevy of male lovers. To me, she was my common-law wife.
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Freddie Mercury: Queen star's godson on growing up with 'proud Uncle Freddie'
Queen's Freddie Mercury never wanted to have an in-depth discussion about his sexuality with the public. However, it was well known that this icon of rock had had relationships with both men and women. At one point he claimed to be bisexual, but he may have been a gay man who got involved with members of the opposite sex because he was trying to survive — and build a career — in a very homophobic world. Mercury died of an AIDS-related illness at the age of 45, taking his personal insights into his sexuality to the grave. Yet a look at the circumstances of his life, loves and career can still offer insight into who he truly was.
Freddie Mercury born Farrokh Bulsara ; 5 September — 24 November was a British rock musician and songwriter, best known as the iconic lead singer and pianist of the rock band Queen. He is remembered for his vocal abilities and charisma as a live performer. Mercury died of complications from AIDS , leading to greater public awareness of the disease. The family had emigrated to Zanzibar from India in order for Bomi to continue his job as a middle-ranking cashier at the British Colonial Office. Mercury had one younger sister, Kashmira.