DAILY SPOTLIGHT

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07-30-1979 Lucas Silveira (birth name Lilia Silveira) – Born in Toronto, Canada. He is a Canadian vocalist, guitarist, and songwriter, with the group Cliks. He is a transgender man. According…

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2017
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07-29-1953 Tim Gunn – Born in Washington, D.C. He is an American fashion consultant, TV personality, actor and voice actor. He was on the faculty of Parsons The New School…

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07-28-1913 – 12-09-1944 Laird Cregar – Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was an American stage and film actor. Cregar knew gay rights activist Harry Hay in the 1930s, when the…

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2017
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2017

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07-27-1940 Reverend Troy Perry – Born in Tallahassee, Florida. He is the founder of the Metropolitan Community Church, a Christian denomination with a special affirming ministry with the lesbian, gay,…

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07-26-1968 Nicole Sinclaire – Born in London, England. (Born male, birth name unknown) She is a former English politician and was a member of the European Parliament for West Midlands…

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2017
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2017

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07-25-1943 Cheryl Crane – Born in Los Angeles, California. She is the only child of Lana Turner, from her marriage to actor-restaurateur Stephen Crane, her second husband. In her autobiography,…

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07-24-1865 – 05-01-1960 Dorothy Bussy (born Dorothy Strachey) – Born in the United Kingdom (place unknown). She was an English novelist and translator. Married to French painter Simon Bussy. She…

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2017
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2017

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07-23-1909 – 12-31-1993 Samuel Morris Steward – Born in Woodsfield , Ohio. He was a poet, novelist, university professor who left the world of academia to become a tattoo artist…

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07-22-1889 – 05-29-1957 James Whale – Born in Dudley, Worcestershire, England. He was an English-born Hollywood film director. Openly gay throughout his career. He was the longtime companion of producer…

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2017
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2017

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07-21-1899 – 04-27-1932 Hart Crane – Born in Garrettsville, Ohio. He was an American poet. Hailed by playwrights, poets, and literary critics (including Robert Lowell, Derek Walcott, Tennessee Williams and…

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