DAILY SPOTLIGHT

People

06-25-1963 – 12-25-2016 George Michael (birth name Georgics Kyriacos Panaylotou) – Born in East Finchley, London. He was an English musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer. His father was a Greek…

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Jun 25
2021
Jun 25
2021

Events

06-25-2014 U.S. District Judge Richard Young struck down Indiana’s ban on same-sex marriage. 06-25-2014 The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled, saying Utah cannot ban same-sex marriages.

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06-24-1883 – 02-20-1942   Eleanora “Nora” Houston – Born in Richmond, Virginia. She was an American painter, women’s rights advocate, and suffragist. She began to study art under Richmond artist…

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Jun 24
2021
Jun 24
2021

Events

June 24, 2016 – Today President Obama designated the area around the Stonewall Inn in New York City as the country’s first national monument to LGBT rights. Obama said, “I…

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People

06-23-1912 – 06-07-1954 Alan Turing – Born in Maida Vale, London, England. He was a British pioneering computer scientist, mathematician, logician, cryptanalyst, philosopher, and marathon and distance runner. He was highly influential…

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Jun 23
2021
Jun 22
2021

People

06-22-1953 Cyndi Lauper – Born in Queens, New York. She is an American musician, songwriter, producer, actress, and LGBT straight ally. Her sister, Ellen, is an out lesbian and Cyndi…

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06-21-1947 Meredith Baxter – Born in South Pasadena, California. She is an American actress and producer. Baxter is most known for the TV show Family Ties (1982-1989). On August 4,…

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Jun 21
2021
Jun 20
2021

People

06-20-1929 – 09-12-2017 Edie Windsor – Born in the poor part of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the youngest of three children. Her parents were immigrants from Russia. She shared a 44-year relationship with…

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Events

06-20-2010 The Real L Word – An American reality television series aired on the cable station Showtime. The first two seasons followed a group of lesbians in their daily lives…

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Jun 20
2021
Jun 19
2021

People

06-19-1856 – 01-22-1933 Elisabeth (Bessy) Marbury – Born in New York City, New York. She was a pioneering theatrical and literary agent, and producer, who represented prominent theatrical performers and…

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