ABC's Robin Roberts Reveals Sexual Orientation In Thank You Letter To Fans
Style Magazine Newswire | 12/29/2013, 6:18 p.m. | Updated on 12/29/2013, 7:51 p.m.
"Good Morning America's" Robin Roberts revealed plenty in 2013, overcoming cancer and returning to her anchor chair. She also revealed in a thank you letter to fans and colleagues that she was a lesbian.
In a post on her Facebook page Sunday, Roberts thanked fans as she reached a milestone year for her health. She also thanked her longtime girlfriend Amber Lagin, saying "I am grateful for my entire family, my long time girlfriend, Amber, and friends as we prepare to celebrate a glorious new year together. I am grateful for the many prayers and well wishes for my recovery. I return every one of them to you 100 fold."
Roberts survived a bone marrow transplant in 2012 to treat myelodysplastic syndrome, a syndrome stimulated by her treatment for breast cancer. She underwent chemotherapy treatment to destroy her diseased bone marrow.