Ricky Martin: 'I Am a Fortunate Homosexual Man' Posted Mon Mar 29, 2010 2:48pm PDT by Access Hollywood in Stop The Presses! NEW YORK, N.Y. -- After years of keeping quiet about his personal life, pop star Ricky Martin has announced that he is gay. "I am proud to say that I am a fortunate homosexual man," Ricky said in a message posted on his offical Web site. "I am very blessed to be who I am." Ricky Martin: 'I Am a Fortunate Homosexual Man' - Stop The Presses!