Top 10 Most Famous People Who Died a Virgin

Hans Christian Andersen

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Hans Christian Andersen was a strange character, but the famous author forever immortalized in books like the The Ugly Duckling and The Princess and the Pea, was wildly rumored to have died a virgin. However this contradicts other stories that he developed an obsession with a male lover, and the death of that relationship was the inspiration for the book The Little Mermaid”. It’s said that Anderson was gay and although he had occasional crushes on women, he could not bring himself to marry.