DAILY SPOTLIGHT

Events

04-08-2013 South Africa, in the town of KwaDukuza, the first African same-sex traditional wedding took place. Both 27 year old Tshepo Cameron Modisane and Thoba Calvin Sithol combined Zulu and…

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Apr 8
2019
Apr 7
2019

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04-07-2016 Marriage equality becomes the law in Columbia. On this day, Columbia’s Constitutional Court voted in favor of legal marriage equality in a 6-3 decision. Columbia becomes the fourth Latin…

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04-03-2016 Waylon Smithers, a character on the animated television series The Simpsons, comes out to his boss Mr. Burns, who rejects his advances. Other characters attempt to find a boyfriend…

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Apr 3
2019
Apr 2
2019

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04-02-2013 Bisbee, Arizona became the first city in the conservative southwestern state to allow civil unions between same-sex couples.

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04-01-1976 Apple Inc. – The company was founded on this day by Steve Jobs, Ronald Wayne and Steve Wozniak. CEO is Tim Cook. Apple has a long record of supporting…

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Apr 1
2019
Mar 30
2019

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03-30-1979 La Cage Aux Folles – USA film release date. This 1978 French-Italian comedy film was the first film adaptation of Jean Noiret’s 1973 play of the same name. It…

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03-29-2014 First same-sex marriages take place in the UK. Gay couples in England and Wales now have the right to wed, giving them all the same legal benefits as straight…

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Mar 29
2019
Mar 27
2019

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03-27-2013 DOMA (Defense of Marriage Act) – Oral arguments at the United States Supreme Court. Roberta Kaplan represented Edie Windsor pro bono. She won the case on June 26, 2013…

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03-26-2013 California’s Prop. 8 – Oral arguments heard at the United States Supreme Court.

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Mar 26
2019
Mar 24
2019

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03-24-1987 30th Anniversary of ACT UP – ACT UP was formed at the Lesbian and Gay Community Services Center in New York. Larry Kramer was asked to speak as part…

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