Contributions

This is a cross-reference to help viewers find LGBT people by occupation or contribution. Although many of the people fit into several categories, they are listed by what they are most remembered for. This page also shows how varied the LGBT community is. If you have a question, or someone you would like to see added, please contact me at info@lgbtdailyspotlight.com. The Contribution list is always growing so you might want to check in from time to time to see who is added to any one of the categories.

 

Architects/Interior Designer/Landscapers

Alvilde Lees-Milne (Landscape & Interior Decorator)   08-13-1909

Bobby Trendy (Interior Decorator/The Anna Nicole Show)   05-22-1979

Eileen Gray (Architect/Furniture Designer)   08-09-1878

Elsie de Wolfe (Interior Designer)   12-20-1865

Julie Morgan (Architect)   01-20-1872

Jurgen Mayer-Hermann (Architect)   10-30-1965

Nate Berkus (Interior Designer)   09-17-1971

Philip C. Johnson (Architect)   07-08-1906

Thom Filicia (Interior Decorator/Queer Eye For The Straight Guy)   05-17-1969

Vern Yip (Interior Designer)   06-27-1968

 

Artists/Art Patrons

Adrian-Nilsson Gösta   04-02-1884

Agnes Goodsir   06-18-1864

Alice Morgan Wright (Sculptor & Co-Founder of the Humane Society)   10-10-1881

Alison Bechdel (Cartoonist)   09-10-1960

Andy Warhol   08-06-1928

Anna Elizabeth Klumpke   10-28-1856

Anne Seymour Damer (Sculptor)   11-08-1749

Anne Whitney (Sculptor)   09-02-1821

Bernice Bing   04-10-1936

Bessie Davidson   05-22-1879

Betty Parsons   01-31-1900

Bruce Nugent   07-02-1906

Charles Demuth   11-08-1883

Christine Wilhelm Allers   08-06-1857

Clare “Tony” Atwood   05-11-1866

David Bromstad   08-17-1973

David Hockney   07-09-1937

Don Bachardy   05-18-1934

Dora Carrington   03-29-1893

Duncan Grant   01-21-1885

Edmonia Lewis (Sculptor)   07-04-1844

Edward Avedisian   06-15-1936

Emma Stebbins (Sculptor)   09-01-1815

Erica Brausen (Art Dealer)   01-31-1908

Erté (b. Romain de Tirtoff)   11-23-1892

Ethel Mars   09-19-1876

(Dame) Ethel Walker   06-09-1861

Favianna Rodriguez  09-26-1978

Francis Bacon   10-28-1909

Frida Kahlo   07-06-1907

Georgia O’Keeffe   11-15-1887

Gluck (Hannah Gluckinstein)   08-13-1895

Grant DeVolson Wood   02-13-1891

Hannah Höch   11-01-1889

Harmony Hammond   02-08-1944

Harriet Hosmer (Sculptor)   10-09-1830

Janet Cooling   10-14-1951

Jean-Michel Basquiat   12-22-1960

Jeanne Mammen   11-21-1890

Jennell Jaquays   10-14-1956

Joan Synder   04-16-1940

John Singer Sargent   01-12-1856

Kehinde Wiley   02-18-1977

Keith Haring   05-04-1958

Keith Vaughan   08-23-1912

Larry Rivers   08-17-1923

Leonardo da Vinci   04-15-1452

Leonor Fini   08-30-1907

Lili Elbe   12-28-1882

Lili Lakich (Neon Sculptor)   06-04-1944

Lotte Laserstein   11-28-1898

Lousie Abbema   10-30-1853

Louise Fishman   01-14-1939

Magalen Hsu-Li   01-01-1979

Marie Laurencin   10-31-1883

Martin Wong   07-11-1946

Mary Charlotte Lloyd (Sculptor)   01-23-1819

Mary Meigs   04-27-1917

Maud Hunt Squire   01-30-1873

Michelangelo   03-06-1475

Nasta Rojc   11-06-1883

Nayland Blake   02-05-1960

Nina Hamnett   02-14-1890

Patrick Angus   12-03-1953

Paul Cadmus   12-17-1904

Pavel Tchelitchew   09-21-1898

Richmond Barthé (Sculptor)   01-28-1901

Robert De Niro, Sr.   05-03-1922

Romaine Brooks   05-01-1874

Rosa Bonheur   03-16-1822

Simeon Solomon   10-09-1840

Sonia (Sonja) Sekula   04-18-1918

Thelma Ellen Wood (Sculptor)   07-03-1970

Tom of Finland (Touko Laaksonen)   05-08-1920

Tove Jansson   08-09-1914

Tuulikki Pietilä   02-18-1917

(Lady) Una Vincenzo Troubridge (Sculptor)   03-08-1887

Victorine Meurent   02-18-1844

 

Athletes

Alexandra Lacrabére   04-27-1987

Alyson Annan   06-21-1973

Amanda Lourenço Nunes   05-30-1988

Amelie Simone Mauresmo   07-05-1979

Amini Fonua   12-14-1989

Anastasia Bucsis   04-30-1989

Angel McCoughtry   09-10-1986

Anton Hysén   12-13-1990

Ari-Pekka Liukkonen   02-09-1989

Ashley Nee   06-15-1989

Ashley Nick   10-27-1987

“Babe” Didrikson (Mildred)   06-26-1911

Balian Buschbaum   07-14-1980

Bianca Sierra   06-25-1992

Bill Tilden II   02-10-1893

Billie Jean King   11-22-1943

Billy Beane   05-11-1964

Brittney Yevette Griner   10-18-1990

Caitlyn Jenner (b. Bruce Jenner)   10-29-1949

Carl Hester   06-29-1967

Carlien Dirkse van den Heuvel   04-16-1987

Carole Péon   11-04-1978

Carole Thate   12-06-1971

Caroline Seger   03-19-1985

Casey Stoney   05-13-1982

Caster Semenya   01-07-1991

Charline Labonté   10-15-1982

David Kopay   06-28-1942

Diana Nyad   08-22-1949

Dutee Chand   02-03-1996

Edward Gal   03-04-1970

Elena Delle Donne   09-05-1989

Eric Radford   01-27-1985

Erika Holst   04-08-1979

Esera Tuaolo   07-11-1968

Gareth Thomas   07-25-1974

Glenn Burke   11-16-1952

Gus Johnston   05-19-1979

Gus Kensworthy   10-01-1991

Hans Peter Minderhoud   10-07-1973

Hedvig Lendahl   04-29-1983

Helen Richardson-Walsh   09-23-1981

Ian Matos   04-24-1989

Ilana Kloss   03-22-1956

Imke Duplitzer   07-28-1975

Ina-Yoko Teutenberg   10-28-1974

Ireen Wüst   04-01-1986

Isadora Cerullo   03-24-1991

Jason Collins   12-02-1978

Javier Raya   04-20-1991

Jeffrey Wammes   04-24-1987

Jen Kish   07-07-1988

Jennifer Azzi   08-31-1968

Jerry Smith   07-19-1943

Jess Fishlock   01-14-1987

Jessica Landstrom   12-12-1984

Ji Wallace   06-23-1977

Jill Ellis (Coach)   09-06-1966

Jillion Potter   07-05-1986

Joanna Lohman   06-26-1982

John Amaechi   11-26-1970

Johnny Weir   07-02-1984

Josh Dixon   11-23-1989

Judith Arndt   07-23-1976

Júlia Vasconcelos   06-15-1992

Justin Fashanu   02-19-1961

Karen Hultzer   09-16-1965

Kate Richardson-Walsh   05-09-1980

Katie Duncan   02-01-1988

Keelin Winters   12-09-1988

Kelly Griffin   11-07-1986

Kim Lammers   04-21-1981

Kwame Harris   03-15-1982

Kyler Kelician “Kye” Allums   10-23-1989

Larissa França   04-14-1982

Lianne Sanderson   02-03-1988

Liliane Maestrini   10-26-1987

Lisa Dahlkvist   02-06-1987

Lisa Raymond   08-10-1973

Liz Carmouche   02-19-1984

Maartje Paumen   09-19-1985

Marie-Ève Nault   02-16-1982

Marieke van der Wal   11-07-1979

Marilyn Agliotti   06-23-1979

Martina Navratilova   10-18-1956

Martina Strutz   11-04-1981

Matthew Mitcham   03-02-1988

Mayssa Pessoa   09-11-1984

Megan Rapinoe   07-05-1985

Mélanie Henique   12-22-1992

Meleana “Mana” Shim   09-25-1991

Michelle Heyman   07-04-1988

Nadine Angerer   11-10-1978

Nadine Müller   11-21-1985

Natalie Cook   01-19-1975

Natasha “Tasha” Kai   05-22-1983

Nicola Adams   10-26-1982

Nilla Fischer   08-02-1984

Nina Ansaroff   12-03-1985

Orlando Cruz   07-01-1981

Patty Sheehan   10-27-1956

Rafaela Silva   04-24-1992

Renee Richards   08-19-1934

Rennae Stubbs   03-26-1971

Rikke Skov   09-07-1980

Rob Kearney   03-26-1986

Robbie Manson   10-11-1989

Robbie Rogers   05-12-1987

Robert Dover   06-07-1956

Rosie Jones   11-13-1959

Roy Simmons   11-08-1956

Ryan O’Callaghan   07-19-1983

Sarah Vaillancourt   05-08-1985

Seimone Augustus   04-20-1984

Sharnee Zoll-Norman   07-11-1986

Sheryl Swoops   03-25-1971

Spencer Wilton   02-01-1973

Stephanie Labbé   10-10-1986

Stephany Mayor   09-23-1991

Steven Davies   06-17-1986

Sue Bird   10-16-1980

Sunette Stella Viljoen   10-06-1983

Susannah Townsend   07-28-1989

Tessie Savlekouls   03-11-1992

Thomas Hitzlsperger   04-05-1982

Tom Bosworth   01-17-1990

Tom Daley   05-21-1994

(Dr.) Tom Waddell   11-01-1937

Vibeke Skofterud   04-20-1980

Wade Davis   07-28-1977

Will Sheridan, Jr.   01-12-1985

Ylva Lindberg   06-29-1976

 

Business People

Brian Dorsey (Co-Owner of Sellers Dorsey – Health Care)   DOB Unknown

Clive Davis (Record Producer/Executive)   04-04-1932

David Geffen (Executive/Producer)   02-21-1943

Dawn Airey (TV Executive & VP of Yahoo)   11-15-1960

Elisabeth (Bessy) Marbury (Theatrical & Literary Agent)   06-19-1856

Kevin McClatchy (CEO)   01-13-1963

James Barnett (Entrepreneur & Activist)   09-30-1986

(Sir) Joseph Lockwood (Chairman of EMI)   11-14-1904

Luisa Christina Zissman (Retail Entrepreneur)   06-04-1987

Mary Cheney (AOL Executive) 03-14-1969

Mary Portas (Advertising Agency)   05-28-1960

Peter Thiel (Co-Founder of PayPal)   10-11-1967

Pierre Bergé (Industrialist & Patron)   11-14-1930

Suze Orman (Financial Advisor)   06-05-1951

Tim Cook (CEO of Apple Inc.)   11-01-1960

Waheed Alli (Entrepreneur & Activist)   11-16-1964

 

Entertainers/Actors/Dancers/Directors/Producers

Adamo Ruggiero (Actor)   06-09-1986

Agnes Moorehead (Actress)   12-06-1900

Airline Inthyrath (Jujubee) (Drag Performer)    06-21-1984

Alan Ball (Director/Producer)   05-13-1957

Alan Bates (Actor)   02-17-1934

Alan Sues (Comic Actor)   03-07-1926

Alec Mapa (Comedian/Actor)   07-10-1965

Alejandro Amenábar (Filmmaker/Composer)   03-31-1972

Alia Shawkat (Actress)   04-18-1989

Alice Wu (Director/Screenwriter)   04-21-1970

Alla Nazimova (Actress)   06-03-1879

Allison Adler (Producer/Writer)   05-30-1967

Alvin Ailey Jr. (Dancer)   01-05-1931

Amanda Barrie (Actress)   09-14-1935

Amanda Bearse (Actress/Director)   08-09-1958

Amanda Leigh Dunn (TV Personality)   DOB Unknown

Amanda Lepore (Performance Artist)   12-05-1967

Amanda Stenberg (Actress)   10-23-1998

Amber Heard (Actress)   04-22-1986

Andrew Ahn (Independent Filmmaker)   DOB Unknown

Andrew Hayden-Smith (Actor)   11-05-1983

Andy Cohen (Radio/TV Talk Show Host)   06-02-1968

Andy Dick (Comedian/Producer)   12-21-1965

Angelina Jolie (Actress/Filmmaker)   06-04-1975

Anita Berber (Dancer/Actress)

Anna Paquin (Actress)   07-24-1982

Annie Hindle (Male Impersonator)   Died 07-14-1897

ANT (b. Anthony Steven Kalloniatis) (Comedian/Actor)   08-23-1967

Anthony Asquith (Director)   11-09-1902

Anthony Perkins (Actor)   04-04-1932

(Sir) Anthony Sher (Actor)   06-14-1949

Armen Ohanian (Actress/Dancer) (1887)   DOB Unknown

Assi Azar (TV Personality)   06-10-1979

Aubrey Plaza (Actress/Comedian)   06-26-1984

B D Wong (Actor)   10-24-1960

Bai Ling (Actress)   10-10-1966

Barbara Hammer (Filmmaker)   05-15-1939

Barbara Stanwyck (Actress)   07-16-1907

Barbette (b. Vander Clyde) (Female Impersonator/Trapeze Artist)   12-19-1898

Basil Hoskins (Actor)   06-10-1929

Bella (Annabella) Thorne (Actress)   10-08-1997

Ben Baur (Actor)   DOB Unknown

Ben Daniels (Actor)   06-10-1964

Ben Whishaw (Actor)   10-14-1980

Billy Porter (Actor/Singer)   09-21-1969

Boy Abunda (TV Host)   10-29-1955

Bruce Cohen (Producer)   09-23-1961

Bruce Vilanch (Comedian/Comedy Writer)   11-23-1948

Bryan Batt (Actor)   03-01-1963

Buck Angel (Porn Star/Transgender Advocate)   06-05-1972

Calpernia Addams (Actress/Transgender Activist)   02-20-1971

Candy Darling (Actress)   11-24-1944

Carmen Carrera (TV Personality/Actress)   04-13-1985

Cary Grant (Actor)   01-18-1904

Chad Allen (Actor)   06-05-1974

Chantal Akerman (Filmmaker/Producer/Director)   06-06-1950

Charles Busch (Actor/Screenwriter/Female Impersonator)   08-23-1954

Charles Nelson Reilly (Actor)   01-13-1931

Charlie Carver (Actor)   07-31-1988

Charlie David (Actor/Director/Producer)   08-09-1980

Charlotte Cushman (Actress)   07-23-1816

Cherry Jones (Actress)   11-21-1956

Cheyenne Jackson (Actor)   07-12-1975

Chris Colfer (Actor/Singer)   05-27-1990

Christa Winsloe (Playwright)   12-23-1888

Christine Vachon (Producer)   11-21-1962

Christopher Sieber (Actor)   02-18-1969

Clifton Webb (Actor)   11-19-1889

Colton Haynes (Actor)   07-13-1988

Craig Chester (Actor/Screenwriter)   11-08-1965

Craig Zadan (Producer/Director)   04-15-1949

Cydney Bernard (Producer)   03-30-1953

Cynthia Nixon (Actress)   04-09-1966

Dan Bucatinsky (Actor/Writer/Producer)   09-22-1965

Dan Butler (Actor)   12-02-1954

Danny Pintauro (Actor)   01-06-1974

Dave Holmes (Comedian)   03-14-1971

David Burtka (Actor/Chef)   05-29-1975

David Drake (Actor/Playwright)   06-27-1963

David Lewis (Producer)   12-14-1903

David Hyde Pierce (Actor)   04-03-1959

David Yost (Actor)   01-07-1969

(Dr.) Dee Mosbacher (Documentary Filmmaker)   01-13-1949

Dee Rees (Screenwriter & Director)   02-07-1977

(Sir) Dereck George Jacobi (Actor/Director)   10-22-1938

Dereck Jarman (Film Director)   01-31-1942

Dick Sargent (Actor)   04-19-1930

Dirk Bach (Actor)   04-23-1961

(Sir) Dirk Bogarde (Actor)   03-28-1921

Divine (b. Harris Glenn Milstead) (Actor)    10-19-1945

Donna Deitch (Director)   06-08-1945

Dorothy Arzner (Director)   01-03-1989

Drew Barrymore (Actress/Director/Producer)   02-22-1975

Duse (b. Eleonora Duse) (Actress)   10-03-1858

Dustin Lance Black (Screenwriter/Director?Producer)   06-10-1974

Edith Craig (Theatre Director/Producer/Actress)   12-09-1869

Edith Wynne Matthison (Actress)   11-23-1875

Eliad Cohen (Actor/Producer)   05-11-1968

Ella Wesner (Male Impersonator/Vaudeville)   05-29-1841

Ellen DeGeneres  (Comedian/TV Host)   01-26-1958

Ellen Page (Actress)   02-21-1987

Emlyn Williams (Actor/Playwright)   11-26-1905

Eric Millegan (Actor)   08-25-1974

Erika Mann (Actress/Writer)   11-09-1905

Erin Foley (Comedian/Actress)   09-13-1978

Eva Le Gallienne (Actress)   01-11-1899

Evan Rachel Wood (Actress)   09-07-1987

Ezra Miller (Actor)   09-30-1992

Farley Granger (Actor)   07-01-1925

Fortune Feimster (Comedian)   07-01-1980

Frances Day (Actress/Singer)   12-16-1908

Frances Faye (Cabaret Performer)   11-04-1912

Francine Beppu (Television Personality)   02-27-1982

Franco Zeffirelli (Director/Producer)   02-12-1923

Freda Stark (Dancer)   03-27-1910

(Sir) Frederick Ashton (Dance/Choreographer)   09-17-1904

Frenchie Davis (Stage Actress/Singer)   05-07-1979

Gavin Creel (Actor/Singer)   04-18-1976

Gene Raymond (Actor/Director/Producer)   08-13-1908

George Cukor (Director)   07-07-1899

George Maharis (Actor)   09-01-1928

George Takei (Actor)   04-20-1937

Gerald McCullouch (Actor/Director/Singer)   03-30-1967

Gerome Ragni (Actor/Singer/Songwriter)   09-11-1935

Gertrude Lawrence (Actress/Singer/Dancer)   07-04-1898

Gideon Glick   (Actor)   06-06-1988

Glenn Shadix (Actor)   04-15-1952

Glesca Marshall (Actress)   09-19-1906

Gordon Thomson (Actor)   03-02-1945

Graham Kennedy (Television Performer)   02-15-1934

Graham Payn (Actor)   04-25-1918

Greg Berlanti (Television Producer/Director)   05-24-1972

Gregg Araki (Filmmaker)   12-17-1959

Greta Garbo (Actress)   09-18-1905

Guillermo Diaz (Actor)   03-22-1971

Guinevere Turner (Actress/Director)   05-23-1968

Gypsy Rose Lee (Entertainer)   01-09-1911

Haaz Sleiman (Actor)   07-01-1976

Harold Lloyd Jr. (Actor)   01-25-1931

Harry Fleetwood Andrews (Actor)   11-10-1911

Harvey Fierstein (Actor)   06-06-1952

Hattie McDaniel (Actress)   06-10-1895

Hayley Kiyoko (Actress)   04-03-1991

Heather Cassils (Performance Artist)   DOB Unknown

Heather Matarazzo (Actress)   11-10-1982

Helen Ferguson (Actress/Agent)   07-23-1901

Helmut Berger (Actor)   05-29-1944

Holland Taylor (Actress)   01-14-1943

Holly Woodlawn (Actress)   10-26-1946

Ian Gelder (Actor)   06-03-1949

(Sir) Ian McKellen (Actor)   05-25-1939

Ida Rubinstein (Ballerina)   10-05-1885

Illene Chaiken (Producer/Director)   06-30-1957

Ione Skye (Actress)   09-04-1970

Ivor Novello (Actor)   01-15-1893

Jaason Simmons (Actor)   07-12-1970

Jackie “Moms” Mabley (Comedian)   03-19-1894

Jacques d’Ancona (Actor)   09-15-1937

Jai Rodriguez (Actor)   06-22-1979

James Adomian (Comedian)   01-31-1980

James Dean (Actor)   02-08-1931

James Dreyfus (Actor)   10-09-1968

James Kirkwood, Jr. (Playwright/Actor)   08-22-1924

James Rado (Actor/Playwright)   01-23-1932

James Whale (Director)   07-22-1889

Jamie Babbit (Director/Producer)   11-16-1970

Jane Lynch (Actress/Comedian)   06-14-1960

Jane Wagner (Writer/Producer/Director)   02-26-1935

Janet Gaynor (Actress)   10-06-1906

Jason Gould (Actor/Director/Producer)   12-29-1966

Jaye Davidson (Actor)   03-21-1968

Jean Acker (Actress)   10-23-1893

Jean Arthur (Actress)   10-17-1900

Jean Cocteau (Filmmaker/Novelist)   07-05-1889

Jean Marais (Actor/Director)   12-11-1913

Jeka Jane (Dancer)   01-19-1987

Jennie Livingston (Director)   02-24-1962

Jenny Shimizu (Actress/Model)   06-16-1967

Jeremy Sheffield (Actor)   03-17-1966

Jesse Tyler Ferguson (Actor)   10-22-1975

Jill Esmond (Actress)   01-26-1908

Jill Soloway (Comedian/Playwright/TV Writer)   09-26-1965

Jillian Armenante (Actress)   07-05-1968

Jillian Michaels (TV Talk Show Host)   02-18-1974

Jim Colucci (Actor/Writer)   09-19-(Year Unknown)

Jim Nabors (Actor/Singer)   06-12-1930

Jim Parsons (Actor)   03-24-1973

Joan Crawford (Actress)   03-23-1905

Joanna Johnson (Actress/Writer/Producer)   12-31-1961

Jodie Foster (Actress/Director/Producer)   11-19-1962

Joel Grey (Actor)   04-11-1932

John August (Screenwriter/Director)   08-04-1970

John Barrowman (Actor)   03-11-1967

John Benjamin Hickey (Actor)   06-25-1963

John Cameron Mitchell (Actor/Director)   04-21-1963

John Glover (Actor)   08-07-1944

John Roman Baker (Playwright)   09-02-1944

John Sessions (Actor)   01-11-1953

John Waters (Director/Screenwriter)   04-22-1946

Jonathan Bennett (Actor)   06-10-1981

Joop Admiraal (Actor)   09-26-1937

Judy Carne (Actress)   04-27-1939

Judy Gold (Comedian & Actress)   11-15-1962

Julie “JD” Disalvatore (Producer/Director)   03-05-1966

Julie Goodyear (Actress)   03-29-1942

Jussie Smollett (Actor/Photographer)   06-21-1983

Karl Westerberg (Manilla Luzon – Drag Queen)   08-10-1984

Katarzyna Adamik (Director/Storyboard Artist)   12-28-1972

Kate Clinton (Comedian)   11-09-1947

Kate McKinnon (Actress)   01-06-1984

Katharine Cornell (Actress)   02-16-1893

Katharine Hepburn (Actress)   05-12-1907

Kelly McGillis (Actress)   07-09-1957

Kenneth Anger (Actor)   02-03-1927

Kerry Washington (Actress)   01-31-1977

Kevin Allison (Actor/Comedic Writer)   02-16-1970

Kevin Aviance (Female Impersonator)   06-22-1968

Kevin Spacey (Actor/Director/Producer)   07-26-1959

Kieron Richardson (Actor)   01-12-1986

Kim Zolciak (Television Personality)   05-19-1978

Kirsten Vangsness (Actress)   07-07-1972

Klaus Bondam (Actor)   11-19-1963

Kristen Stewart (Actress)   04-09-1990

Kristanna Loken (Actress)   10-08-1979

Kurt Froman (Dancer & Choreographer)   03-11-1976

Kyle Dean Massey (Actor/Director)   11-17-1981

Laird Cregar (Actor)   07-28-1913

Lana Wachowski (Director/Screenwriter)   06-21-1965

Laurence Olivier (Actor)   05-22-1907

Laurette Taylor (Actress)   04-01-1883

Lavern Cox (Actress/Producer)   05-29-1984

Lawrence Harvey (Actor)   10-01-1928

Lea DeLaria (Comedian)   05-23-1958

Lee Daniels (Actor/Director/Producer)   12-24-1959

Leigh Bowery (Performance Artist)   03-26-1961

Leisha Hailey (Actress)   07-11-1971

Leslie Allen Jordan (Actor/Playwright)   04-29-1955

Liane de Pougy (Dance/Courtesan)   07-02-1869

Lilly Wachowski (b. Andy Wachowski) (Director/Screenwriter/Producer)   12-29-1967

Lily Tomlin (Comedian/Actress)   09-01-1939

Lino Ortiz Brocka (Filmmaker)   04-03-1939

Lisa Cholodenko (Screenwriter/Director)   06-05-1964

Liz Brixius (TV Writer/Producer)   DOB Unknown

Lizabeth Scott (Actress)   09-29-1922

Lizzie Borden (Filmmaker)   02-03-1958

Luchino Visconti (Director)   11-02-1906

Luke Macfarlane (Actor)   01-19-1980

Malcolm Gets (Actor)   12-28-1963

Mara Wilson (Child Actress/Writer)   07-24-1987

Marc Allegret (Screenwriter/Director)   12-22-1900

Marcelo Gomes (Ballet Dancer)   09-26-1979

Margaret Cho (Comedian/Actress)   12-05-1968

María Irene Fornés (Playwright/Director)   05-14-1930

Marie Bello (Actress/Writer)   04-18-1967

Marie Dorval (Actress)   01-06-1798

Marie Dressler (Actress)   11-09-1868

Marie Schneider (Actress)   03-27-1952

Marilyn Monroe (Actress)   06-01-1926

Mario Cantone (Comedian/Actor)   12-09-1959

Marjorie Main (Actress)   02-24-1890

Mark Crowley (Playwright)   08-21-1935

Mark Kanemura (Dancer)   09-17-1983

Mark Kenneth Woods (Actor, Director/ Producer)   09-08-1977

Mark Nadler (Cabaret Performer)   10-14-1961

Marlene Dietrich (Actress/Singer)   12-27-1901

Marlon Brando (Actor & Activist)   04-03-1924

Mathilde “Tig” Notaro (Comedian)   03-24-1971

Matt Bomer (Actor)   10-11-1977

Matt Dallas (Actor)   10-21-1982

Matt Doyle (Actor/Singer-Songwriter)   05-13-1987

Matt Lucas (Comedian/Screenwriter)   03-05-1974

Matthew Bourne (Choreographer)   01-13-1960

Maud Adams (Actress)   11-11-1872

Maud Allan (Dancer)   08-27-1873

Mauritz Stiller (Director)   07-17-1883

Megan Fox (Actress)   05-16-1986

Merce (Mercier) Cunningham (Dance/Choreographer)   04-16-1919

Meredith Baxter (Actress)   06-21-1947

Merv Griffin (TV Host/Media Mogul)   07-06-1925

Michael Barrymore (Comedian)   05-04-1952

Michael Bennett (Dancer/Choreographer)   04-08-1943

Michael Urie (Actor)   08-08-1980

Michelle Rodriquez (Actress)   07-12-1978

Mike Albo (Comedian)   05-22-1969

Mike White (Actor/Director/Producer)   06-28-1970

Mitchell Anderson (Character Actor)   08-21-1961

Mitchell Lichtenstein (Actor/Director/Producer)   03-10-1956

Mo Rocca (Actor/Director)   01-28-1969

Montgomery Cliff (Actor)   10-17-1920

Monty Woolley (Actor)   08-18-1888

Mya Taylor (Actress/Singer)   03-28-1991

Nancy Kulp (Character Actress)   08-28-1921

Natalie Morales (Actress)   02-15-1985

Nathan Lane (Actor)   02-03-1956

Nathan Lee Graham (Actor)   09-09-1968

Neil Vivian Bartlett   (Stage Director/Writer)   08-23-1958

Neil Patrick Harris (Actor/Producer/Director)   06-15-1973

Neil Meron (Producer)   10-26-1955

Nell Carter (Actress/Singer)   09-13-1948

Néstor Almendros (Cinematographer)   10-30-1930

Nickolas Grace (Actor)   11-21-1947

Nijinsky (Vaslav) (Ballet Dancer)   03-12-1890

Nils Asther (Actor)   01-17-1897

Noël Coward (Playwright/Actor/Director)   12-16-1899

Oliver Callan (Performer/Impressionist)   12-27-1980

Ona Munson (Actress)   06-16-1903

Pam St. Clement (Actress)   05-11-1942

Patricia Rozema (Director/Screenwriter)   08-20-1958

Paul Bartel (Actor/Director)   08-06-1938

Paul Iacono (Actor)   09-07-1988

Paris Barclay (Director/Producer)   06-20-1956

Pat Bond (Actress)   02-27-1925

Patrician Rodríquez (Beauty Queen/Actress)   03-06-1990

Patrick Ian Polk (Director/Producer/Screenwriter)   07-29-1973

Patsy Kelly (Actress)   01-12-1910

Paul Lynde (Comedian/Actor)   06-13-1926

Paul Zaloom (Actor/Puppeteer)   12-14-1951

Pedro Almodóvar (Director/Producer)   09-25-1949

Peter Adair (Filmmaker)   11-22-1943

Peter Paige (Actor)   06-20-1969

Peter Wyngarde (Actor)   08-28-1928

Phyllida Lloyd (Director)   06-17-1957

Portia de Rossi (Actress)   01-31-1973

Quentin Crisp (Actor/Performer)   12-25-1908

Rachel Morrison (Cinematographer)   04-27-1978

Ramon Novarro (Actor)   02-06-1899

Randy Harrison (Actor)   11-02-1977

Raven-Symoné (Actress)   12-10-1985

Raymond Burr (Actor)   05-21-1917

Reid Ewing (Actor)   11-07-1988

Rhona Cameron (Comedian)   09-27-1965

Richard Chamberlain (Actor)   03-31-1934

Richard Deacon (Actor)   05-14-1921

Robert Arthur (Actor)   06-18-1925

Robert Gant (Actor)   07-13-1968

Robert Osborne (Host of Turner Classic Movies)   05-03-1932

Robert Reed (Actor)   10-19-1932

Robert Tobias “Bobbie” Andrews (Actor)   02-20-1895

Rock Hudson (Actor)   11-17-1925

Ron Athey (Performance Artist)   12-16-1961

Rosa von Praunheim (b. Holger Mischwitzky) (Filmmaker/Director)   11-25-1942

Roseann “Rosie” O’Donnell (Comedian/Actress)   03-21-1962

Ross Mathews (TV Personality)   09-24-1979

Ruby Dandridge (Actress)   03-03-1900

Rudolf Nureyev (Ballet Dancer)   03-17-1938

RuPaul (Actor/Drag Queen)   11-17-1960

Rupert Everett (Actor)   05-29-1959

Russell Tovey (Actor)   11-14-1981

Rutina Wesley (Actress)   02-01-1979

Ryan Patrick Murphy (Director/Producer)   11-30-1965

Ryan Steele (Actor/Dancer)   08-03-1990

Sab Shimono (Character Actor)   07-31-1943

Saffron Burrows (Actress/Model)   10-22-1972

Sal Mineo (Actor)   01-10-1939

Sam Barnett (Actor)   04-25-1980

Samuel Greisman (Director)   12-02-1987

Sandra Bernhard (Comedian)   06-06-1955

Sandy Dennis (Actress)   04-27-1937

Sara Bettencourt (TV Personality)   11-03-????

Sara Gilbert (Actress)   01-29-1975

Sara Ramírez (Actress)   08-31-1975

Sarah Bernhardt (Actress)   10-22-1844

Sarah Paulson (Actress)   12-17-1974

Satya Sorab Bhabha (Actor)   12-13-1983

Scott Evans (Actor)   09-21-1998

Sean Hayes (Actor/Comedian)   06-26-1970

Sean Maher (Actor)   04-16-1975

Sebastian Droste (Dancer)   Died 06-27-1927 (b.1892)

Sergei Diaghilev (Founder of Ballets Russes)   03-31-1872

Shannon Purser (Actress)   06-27-1997

Sheila Kuehl (Actress)   02-09-1941

Sherman Hemsley (Actor)   02-01-1938

Simon Amstell (Comedian/Actor)   11-29-1979

Sophie Ward (Actress/Model)   12-30-1964

Spring Byington (Actress)   10-17-1886

Stephanie Beatriz (Actress)   02-10-1981

Stephen Amell (Actor)   05-08-1981

Stephen Elliott (Director/Screenwriter)   08-27-1964

Stephen Fry (Actor/Comedian)   08-24-1957

Stephen Spinella (Actor)   10-11-1956

Steve Antin (Actor)   04-19-1958

Sue Perkins (Comedian/Actress)   09-22-1969

Sutan Amrull (Raja) (Drag Performer)   06-14-1974

Suzanne Westenhoefer (Comedian)   03-31-1961

T. R. Knight (Actor)   03-26-1973

Tab Hunter (Actor)   07-11-1931

Tal Rosner (Filmmaker)   06-09-1978

Tarell Alvin McCraney (Actor/Playwright)   10-17-1980

Telly Leung (Actor)   01-03-1980

Terrence McNally (Playwright/Screenwriter)   11-03-1938

Terry Sweeney (Actor/Comedian/Writer)   03-23-1950

Thomas Bezucha (Screenwriter/Director)   03-08-1964

Todd Glass (Comedian)   12-16-1964

Tom Lenk (Actor)   06-16-1976

Tony Kushner (Playwright/Screenwriter)   07-16-1956

Tracey Adams (Porn Superstar)   06-06-1958

Tullulah Bankhead (Actress)   01-31-1902

Udo Kier (Actor)   10-14-1944

Vincente Minnelli (Stage & Film Director)   02-28-1903

Victor Garber (Actor/Singer)   03-16-1949

Walter Dundervill (Dancer/Choreographer)   DOB Unknown

Wanda Sykes (Comedian)   03-07-1964

Wayland P. Flowers (Comedian/Puppeteer)   11-26-1939

Wentworth Miller III (Actor)   06-02-1972

William Haines (Actor)   01-02-1900

Wilna Hervey (Actress/Artist)   10-03-1894

Wilson Cruz (Actor)   12-27-1973

Xavier Dolan (Actor/Filmmaker)   03-20-1989

Zachary Quinto (Actor)   06-02-1977

 

Fashion Designers/Models

Adrian (b. Adrian Adolph Greenberg)   03-03-1903

Alexander McQueen   03-16-1969

Alexander Wang   12-26-1983

Andre Leon Talley (Fashion Editor for Vogue Magazine)   10-16-1949

Andreja Pejić   08-28-1991

Angela Bowie (Model)   09-25-1949

Antonio D’Amico   01-20-1959

April Ashley   04-29-1935

Cara Delevingne (Model/Designer)   08-12-1992

Caroline Cossey (Model)   08-31-1954

Carson Kressley   11-10-1969

Catharina “Toto” Koopman (Model)   10-28-1908

Cristóbal Balenciaga   01-21-1895

Daniel Miagany (Model)   09-18-1978

Doug Burkman   DOB Unknown

Efva Attling (Model & Jewelry Designer)   02-18-1952

Gia Marie Carangi (Model)   01-29-1960

Gianni Versace   12-02-1946

(Sir) Hardy Amies   07-17-1909

Isis King   10-01-1985 (Model & Designer)

Jason Wu   09-27-1982

Joe Zee   11-23-1968

Koos Van Den Akker   03-16-1939

Marc Jacobs   04-09-1963

Michael Bastian   10-13-1965

Mondo Guerra   06-06-1978

Nicola Formichetti   05-31-1977

Omar Sharif, Jr. (Model)   11-28-1983

Orry-Kelly (Costume Designer)   12-31-1897

Prabal Gurung   03-31-1974

Rachel Williams (Model)   04-29-1967

Reichen Lehmkuhl (Model)   12-16-1973

Roberta Close (Model)   12-07-1964

Ronnie Kroell (Model)   02-01-1983

Sophie Anderton (Model)   05-14-1977

Stella Maxwell (Model)   05-15-1990

Thakoon Panichgul   01-01-1974

Tila Tequila   10-24-1981

Tim Gunn   07-29-1953

Tom Ford   08-27-1961

Way Bandy (Make-up Artist)   08-09-1941

Yves Saint-Laurent   08-01-1936

 

Heiresses/Heirs/Socialites

Alice DeLamar   04-23-1895

Anne Lister   04-03-1791

Annie Adams Fields (Philanthropist)   06-05-1834

Betty “Joe” Carstairs   02-01-1900

Bryher (b. Annie Winifred Ellerman)   09-02-1894

Casey Johnson   09-24-1979

Courtnay Semel   11-11-1979

Dorothy Burlingham-Tiffany   10-11-1891

Dorothy Park Caruso   08-06-1893

Eleanor Charlotte Butler   05-11-1739

Eleonora “Eleo” Sears   09-28-1881

Élisabeth de Gramont (Duchess of Clermont-Tonnerre)   04-23-1875

Georgy Vasilyevich Chicherin   11-24-1872

Gloria Morgan Vanderbilt   08-23-1904

Grace Hutchins (Political & Social Activist)   08-19-1885

Isabel Pell   09-28-1900

Isabelle McClung   11-04-1877

(Lord) Ivar Mountbatten   03-09-1963

La Marchesa Casati   01-23-1881

László Almásy   08-22-1895

Louisa d’Andelot Carpenter   10-16-1907

Luisa Isabel Álvarez de Toledo   08-21-1936

Mabel Dodge Luhan   02-26-1879

Malcomb Forbes   08-19-1919

(Prince) Manvendra Singh Gohil   09-23-1965

Maria Louise Pool   08-20-1841

Marquis de Sade   06-02-1740

Mary Rozet Smith   12-23-1868

(Captain) Napier George Henry Sturt, 3rd Baron Alington   11-01-1896

Olga de Meyer   08-08-1871

(Lady) Ottoline Violet Anne Morrell   06-16-1873

Peter Watson   09-14-1908

Renée Vivien   06-11-1877

Sarah Ponsonby   12-09-1755

Violet Trefusis   06-06-1894

Winnaretta Singer   01-08-1865

 

Law Enforcement

J. Edgar Hoover   01-01-1895

Lupe Valdez   10-11-1947

Margo Frasier   DOB Unknown

Paul Babeu   02-03-1959

 

Leaders

Alexander the Great (Greek)   09-20-365 BC

Czar Alexander I (Russia)  12-23-1777

Edward II of England (King of England from 1307 to 1327)   04-25-1284

Emilio Colombo (Prime Minister of Italy)   04-11-1920

Emperor Ai of Han (27 BC)  (China)  DOB Unknown

Hadrian   01-24-76 AD (Roman)

Jóhanna Siguroardottir (Prime Minister of Iceland)  10-04-1942

Pine Leaf (Crow Tribe)   DOB Unknown

Queen Christina of Sweden   12-18-1626

 

Military

Albert D. J. Cashier (b. Jennie Irene Hodgers) (Served in the Union Army)   12-25-1843 Eric Fanning   07-02-1968

Baron Friedrich von Steuben   09-17-1730

Margarethe “Grethe” Cammermeyer   03-24-1942

 

Musicians/Singers/Songwriters/Composers

A$AP Rocky (b. Rakim Mayers) (Rapper/Producer)   10-03-1988

Aaron Bridges (Jazz Pianist)   01-10-1918

Aaron Carter (Singer)   12-07-1987

Aaron Copland (Composer)   11-14-1900

Ada “Bricktop” Smith (Singer/Nightclub Owner)   08-14-1894

Adam Lambert (Singer)   01-29-1982

Alberta Hunter (Singer/Songwriter)   04-01-1900

Alexander Bard (Musician/Producer)   03-17-1961

Alicia Bridges (Singer/Songwriter)   07-15-1953

Alix Dobkin (Songer/Songwriter)   08-16-1940

Amanda Palmer (Singer/Songwriter)   04-20-1976

Amy Winehouse (Singer/Songwriter)   09-14-1983

Angela Morley (Composer/Conductor)   03-10-1924

Ani DIFranco (Singer/Songwriter)   09-23-1970

Ann Hampton Callaway (Singer/Composer/Lyricist)   05-30-1958

Annie Clark (Singer/Songwriter/Multi-Instrumentalist)   09-28-1982

Anohni (Antony) Hegarty (Singer/Songwriter)   10-24-1971

Ashley MacIsaac (Singer/Songwriter)   02-24-1975

Aubrey O’Day (Singer/Songwriter)   02-11-1984

Azealia Banks (Rapper/Singer/Songwriter)   05-31-1991

Babydaddy (b. Scott Hoffman) (Musician/Lyricist)   09-01-1976

Barry Manilow (Singer/Songwriter)   06-17-1943

Benjamin Britten (Composer/Pianist)   11-22-1913

Bessie Smith (Singer)   04-15-1894

Big Mama Thornton (b. Willie Mae Thornton)   12-11-1926

Billie Holiday (Singer/Songwriter)   04-07-1915

Billie Joe Armstrong   02-17-1972 (Singer/Songwriter)

Billie Gilman (Singer/Songwriter)   05-24-1988

Billie Myers (Singer/Songwriter)   06-14-1971

Billy Preston (Keyboardist)   09-02-1946

Billy Strayhorn (Composer/Pianist)   11-29-1915

Billy Tipton (Jazz Musician)   12-29-1914

Blue Hamilton (Singer/Songwriter/Music Executive)   11-27-1979

Bola de Nieve (Singer/Songwriter)   09-11-1911

Boy George   06-14-1961 (Singer/Songwriter)   06-14-1961

Brandi Carlile (Singer/Songwriter)   06-01-1981

Brandy Clark (Singer/Songwriter)   10-09-1975

Brett Anderson (Singer/Songwriter)   09-29-1967

Brian Epstein (Music Entrepreneur/Beatles)   09-19-1934

Carrie Brownstein (Guitarist/Comedian)   09-27-1974

Charles Trenet (Singer/Songwriter)   05-18-1913

Charles Wuorinen (Classical Composer)   06-09-1938

Chavela Vargas (Singer)   04-17-1919

Chely Wright (Singer/Songwriter)   10-25-1970

Chris Cali (R & B/Pop Musician)   DOB Unknown

Chris Connor (Jazz Singer)   11-08-1927

Christian Chavez (Singer/Songwriter/Actor)   08-07-1983

Claire Waldoff (Cabaret Singer)   10-21-1884

Clara Smith (Blues Singer)   DOB Unknown

Clay Aiken (Singer)   11-30-1978

Cole Porter (Composer/Songwriter)   06-09-1891

Cora (Concordia) Antarova (Opera Singer)   04-25-1886

Darren Hayes (Singer/Songwriter)   05-08-1972

Dave Davies (Singer/Songwriter)   02-03-1947

David Bowie (Singer/Songwriter)   01-08-1947

David Diamond (Classical Composer)   07-09-1915

David Koz (Jazz Saxophonist/Radio Host)   03-17-1963

Denise Ho (Singer)   05-10-1977

Denise Restout (Keyboard Teacher/Baroque Music)   11-24-1915

Drake Jensen (Singer)   04-15-1970

Dusty Springfield (Singer)   04-16-1939

Ed Droste (Singer/Songwriter)   10-22-1978

(Sir) Elton John (Singer/Songwriter)    03-25-1947

Ernestine “Tiny” Davis (Jazz Trumpet Player/Vocalist)   08-05-1907

Ethel Smyth (Composer)   04-23-1858

Ethel Waters (Singer)   10-31-1896

Eva Dahlgren (Singer)   06-09-1960

Eve Beglarian (Composer)   07-22-1958

Felicia Pearson (Rapper)   05-18-1980

Fergie (b. Stacy Ann Ferguson) (Singer/Songwriter)   03-27-1975

Ferron (b. Deborah Folsy) (Singer/Songwriter)   06-01-1952

Frank Ocean (Rapper/Singer/Songwriter)   10-28-1987

Fred Schneider (Singer)   07-01-1951

Freddie Mercury (Singer/Songwriter)   09-05-1946

Frederick “Fred” Jester Barnes (Music Hall Singer)   05-21-1885

Frieda Belinfante (Cellist & Conductor)   05-10-1904

Gavin Rayna Russom (Musician & Synthesizer Expert)   05-01-1974

Gaye Adegbalola (Singer/Guitarist)   03-21-1944

George Michael (Singer/Songwriter)   06-25-1963

Georgette Leblanc (Operatic soprano)   02-08-1869

Gian Carlo Menotti (Composer/Librettist)   07-07-1911

Gilbert Price (Operatic Baritone/Actor)   09-10-1942

Gladys Bentley (Blues Singer)   08-12-1907

Grant Hart (Drummer, Guitarist, Singer-Songwriter)   03-18-1961

Hahn-Bin (aka Amadeus Leopold) (Violinist)   08-03-1987

Halsey (b. Ashley Nicolette Frangipane) (Singer/Songwriter)   09-29-1994

Henriëtte Bosmans (Composer/Pianist)   12-06-1895

Holly Near (Singer/Songwriter/Actress)   06-06-1949

Howard Ashman (Lyricist/Playwright)   05-17-1950

iLoveMakonnen (b. Makonnen Sheran)   04-12-1989

Ivri Lider (Singer)   02-10-1974

Janis Ian (Singer/Songwriter)   04-07-1951

Janis Joplin (Singer/Songwriter)   01-19-1943

Jaymi Hensley (Singer)   02-24-1990

Jean-Pierre Barda (Singer)   03-07-1967

Jeanne-Paule Marie Deckers (Singing Nun) (Singer/Songwriter)   10-17-1933

Jennifer Knapp (Singer/Songwriter)   04-12-1975

Jenny Owen Youngs (Singer/Songwriter)   11-22-1981

Jim Verraros (Singer)   02-08-1983

Joan Baez (Singer/Songwriter)   01-09-1941

Joan Hannan (Drummer)   01-19-1929

Joan Jett (Singer/Songwriter/Guitarist)   09-22-1958

Joe McElderry (Singer/Songwriter)   06-16-1991

John Balance (Musician)   02-16-1962

John Cage (Composer)   09-05-1912

Johnny Mathis (Singer)   09-30-1935

Jonathan Knight (Singer)   11-29-1968

Josephine Baker (Singer/Dancer)   06-03-1906

Juan Gabriel (Singer/Songwriter)   01-07-1950

June Millington (Guitarist/Songwriter)   04-14-1948

k. d. lang   (Singer/Songwriter)   11-02-1961

Kate Pierson (Singer)   04-27-1948

Kele Okereke (Singer/Guitarist)   10-13-1981

Kesha (b.Kesha Rose Sebert)   03-01-1987

Kim Petras (Singer/Songwriter)   08-27-1992

Klaus Nomi (Singer)   01-24-1944

Kristy McNichol (Actress)   09-11-1962

Lady Gaga (b. Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta) (Singer/Songwriter)   03-28-1986

Lady Sovereign (b. Louise Amanda Harman) (Rapper/Singer/Songwriter)   12-19-1985

Lance Bass (Singer/Actor)   05-04-1979

Laura Jane Grace (Singer/Songwriter)   11-08-1980

Laura Nyro (Singer/Songwriter)   10-18-1947

Lauren Jauregui (Singer)   06-27-1996

LE1F (b. Khalif Diouf) (Musician/Rapper)   04-06-1989

Leonard Bernstein (Composer/Pianist)   08-25-1918

Leslie Gore (Singer)   05-02-1946

Libby Holman (Singer)   05-23-1904

Liberace (Pianist/Entertainer)   05-16-1919

Linda Perry (Singer/Songwriter)   04-15-1965

Little Richard (b. Richard Wayne Penniman) (Singer/Songwriter)   12-05-1932

Long John Baldry (Singer)   02-12-1941

Lorenz Hart (Lyricist)   05-02-1895

Lucas Silveira (Singer/Songwriter/Guitarist)   07-30-1979

“Ma” Rainey (b. Gertrude Pridgett) (Singer)   04-26-1886

Marc Almond (Singer/Songwriter)   07-09-1957

Margie Adam (Musician/Composer)   02-07-1947

Mark Adamo (Composer/Librettist)   08-01-1962

Maxene Andrews (Singer)   01-03-1916

Melissa Etheridge (Singer/Songwriter)   05-29-1961

Micah Barnes (Singer/Songwriter)   05-30-1960

Mika (Singer/Songwriter)   08-18-1983

Modest Tchaikovsky (Opera Librettist)   05-13-1850

Nadia Boulanger (Composer/Conductor/Teacher)   09-16-1887

Neon Hitch (Singer/Songwriter)   05-25-1986

Nona Hendryx (Singer/Songwriter)   10-09-1944

Patricia Barber (Singer/Songwriter)   11-08-1955

Pauline Oliveros (Composer)   05-30-1932

Peggy Gilbert (Jazz Saxophonist)  01-17-1905

Pete Townsend (Singer/Songwriter)   05-19-1945

Peter Allen (Singer/Songwriter)   02-10-1944

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Composer)   05-07-1840

Ray Boltz (Singer/Songwriter)   06-??-1953

Renata Borgatti (Classical Musician)   03-02-1894

Ricky Martin (Singer)   12-24-1971

Ricky Wilson (Singer/Songwriter)   03-19-1953

Robert Arnold (Singer)   08-13-1982

Robert Arthur “Bob” Mould (Singer/Songwriter)   10-16-1960

Robert Halford (Singer/Songwriter)   08-25-1951

Ronnie Gilbert (Singer   09-07-1926

(Sister) Rosetta Tharpe (Singer/Songwriter)   03-20-1915

Rostam Batmanglij (Singer/Songwriter)   11-28-1983

Ruth Anderson (Composer)   03-21-1928

Ryan Beatty (Singer)   09-25-1995

Samuel Barber II (Classical Composer)   03-09-1910

Sara Quin (Singer/Songwriter)   09-19-1980

Sharon Isbin (Classical Guitarist)   08-07-1956

Sheryl Bailey (Jazz Guitarist)   05-20-1966

Sia Furler (Singer/Songwriter)   12-18-1975

Siya (b. Michele Sherman) (Rapper)   03-23-1987

Skin (b. Deborah Dyer) (Singer)   08-03-1967

Soko (b. Stéphanie Sokolinski)   10-26-1985

Stephen Sondheim (Composer/Lyricist)   03-22-1930

Suzy Solidor (Singer/Nightclub Owner)   12-18-1900

Sylvester (b. Sylvester James, Jr.)   09-06-1947

Tegan Quin (Singer/Songwriter)   09-19-1980

Thomas Adès (Composer/Conductor)   03-01-1971

Tracy Chapman (Singer/Songwriter)   03-30-1964

Troy Walker (Singer)   07-17-1938

Ty Herndon (Singer)   05-02-1962

Tyler Glenn (Singer/Songwriter)   11-28-1983

Van Cliburn (Classical Pianist)   07-12-1934

Vanessa Carlton (Singer/Songwriter)   08-16-1980

Virgil Thomson (Composer)   11-25-1896

Vladimir Horowitz (Classical Pianist)   10-01-1903

Wanda Landowska (Harpsichordist/Teacher)   07-05-1879

Whitney Houston (Singer)   08-09-1963

Will Young (Singer/Songwriter)   01-20-1979

Yasmine (b. Hilde Rens) (Singer)   03-03-1972

 

Photographers

Adolph de Meyer   09-01-1868

Alexandra Hedison   07-10-1969

Alice Austen   03-17-1866

Anne Marie Clarac-Schwarzenbach   05-23-1908

Annie Leibovitz   10-02-1949

Berenice Abbott   07-7-1898

Billy Name   02-22-1940

(Sir) Cecil Beaton   01-14-1904

Charles Clegg   06-29-1916

Clara Sipprell   10-31-1885

Claude Cahun   10-25-1894

Frances “Fannie” Benjamin Johnston   01-15-1864

George Platt Lynes   04-15-1907

Gisèle Freund   12-19-1908

Herb Ritts   08-13-1952

Honey Lee Cottrell   01-16-1946

Joan Elizabeth Biren (JEB)   07-13-1944

Horst P. Horst   08-14-1906

Kevyn Aucoin   02-14-1962

Kyle Froman   03-11-1976

Laurie Toby Edison   03-05-1942

Marc Cartwright   01-15-1975

Marcel Moore   07-19-1892

Marie Høeg   04-15-1866

Minor White   07-09-1908

Ren Hang   03-30-1987

Robert Mapplethorpe   11-04-1946

Ruth Bernhard   10-14-1905

Tee Corinne   11-03-1943

Thérèse Bonney   07-15-1894

Val Wilmer   12-07-1941

 

Politicians/Attorneys/Judges/Government Employees

Abel Bonnard   12-19-1883

Agnes Maltais   11-07-1956

Amanda Simpson   03-26-1961

Anders Gåsland   01-16-1968

Andre Boulerice   05-08-1946

Andre Oktay Dahl   07-07-1975

Andrea Jenkins   09-22-1961

Andrew Martin   02-19-1964

André Boisclair   04-14-1966

Anette Trettebergstuen   05-25-1981

Angela Eagle   02-17-1961

Anja Hajduk   06-08-1963

Anna Grodzka   03-16-1954

Anne R. Kaiser   02-10-1968

Annise Parker   05-17-1956

Arthur “Art” Feltman   05-10-1958

Barbara Jordan   02-21-1936

Barney Frank   03-31-1940

Bengt Fredrick Federley   05-06-1978

Bertrand Delanoe   05-30-1950

Bessie Allison Buchanan   03-07-1902

Bettina Herlitzius   07-08-1960

Bill Rosendahl   05-15-1945

Birgitt “Biggi” Bender   12-28-1956

(Dr.) Bob Brown   12-27-1944

Bonnie Cullison   03-24-1954

Bonnie M. Dumanis   12-16-1951

Brian Greig   02-22-1966

Brian Sims   09-16-1978

Carole Migden   08-14-1949

Cathy Connolly   09-15-1956

Charles Pierre Chauvel   4-16-1969

Charlotte Whitton   03-08-1896

Cheryl Chow   05-24-1946

Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera   DOB Unknown

Cheryl Ann Jacques   02-17-1962

Christine Callaghan Quinn   07-25-1966

Christine Johnson   12-25-1968

Christine Kaufmann   12-25-1951

Christine Kehoe   10-03-1950

Christopher Cabaldon   11-21-1965

Christopher Joseph Carter   05-04-1952

Corine Mauch   05-28-1960

Dale McCormick   01-17-1947

Danica Roem   09-30-1984

Daniel J. O’Donnell   11-17-1960

David Cicilline   07-15-1961

David McReynolds   10-25-1929

David Parks   12-22-1943

David L. Walsh   11-11-1872

Deborah Batts   04-13-1947

Deborah J. Glick   12-24-1950

Deborah L. Ruggiero   04-02-1958

Deborah Stedman-Scott   11-23-1955

Del Mell   07-30-1968

Denise Juneau   04-05-1967

Diane Sands   03-23-1947

Dominic Agostino   10-14-1959

Dominic Hannigan   07-??-1965

Donald Allan Dunstan   09-21-1926

Donna M. Nesselbush   08-09-1962

Ed Koch   12-12-1924

Ed Schrock   04-06-1941

Edgars Rinkēvičs   09-21-1973

Edward S. Flanagan   12-18-1950

Elaine Noble   01-22-1944

Elio Di Rupo   07-18-1951

Elisebeht Markstrom   12-14-1955

Elizabeth “Beth” Bye   DOB Unknown

Emily c. Hewitt   05-26-1944

Franco Grillini   03-14-1955

Frank G. Ferri   02-02-1954

Gary Cloutier   03-19-1962

Gerda Verburg   08-19-1957

Gerry Studds   05-12-1937

Gina Genovese   06-04-1959

Giz Watson   01-18-1957

Gordon D. Fox   12-21-1961

Grace Ross   06-06-1961

Gregory Barker   03-08-1966

Gregory S. Harris   06-05-1955

Gro Skartveit   08-24-1965

(Sir) Harold George Nicolson (Diplomat/Politician)   11-21-1886

Harvey Brownstone   07-24-1956

Harvey Milk   05-22-1930

Heather R. Mizeur   12-06-1972

Hemming Andreas Carlgren   07-08-1958

Herb Russell   03-23-1953

Heward Grafftey   08-05-1928

Hilary Rosen (Lobbyist)   10-22-1958

Ian Harvey   01-25-1914

Jackie Biskupski   01-11-1966

Jackie Goldberg   11-18-1944

James McGreevey   08-06-1957

Jan Franssen   06-11-1951

Jared Polis Schutz   05-12-1975

Jeanette Mott-Oxford   07-16-1954

Jean-Jacques Aillagon   10-02-1946

Jennifer L. Veiga   10-10-1962

Jenny Durkan   05-19-1958

Jim Ferlo   06-19-1951

Jim Graham   08-26-1945

Joe FitzPatrick   04-01-1967

John Laird   03-29-1950

John Perez   09-28-1969

Jolie L. Justus   02-24-1971

Jon Robin Baitz   11-04-1961

Julia Boseman   DOB Unknown

Jutta Oesterle-Schwerin   02-25-1941

Kanako Otsuji   12-16-1974

Karen Burstein   DOB Unknown

Karen J. Clark   07-23-1945

Karin Wolff   02-23-1959

(Dr.) Karla Drenner   09-10-1961

Kate Brown   06-21-1960

Kate Hogan   01-15-1957

Katherine Zappone   11-25-1953

Kathleen Maltzahn   09-18-1966

Kathleen Wynne   05-21-1953

Kelvin Atkinson   04-08-1969

Ken Mehlman   08-21-1966

Ken Yeager   12-12-1952

Kevin Grant Hague   03-18-1960

Kim Coco Iwamoto   05-26-1968

Klaus Wowereit   10-01-1953

Kyrsten Sineman   07-12-1976

Linda Ketner   05-12-1950

Lissy Groner   05-31-1954

Liz Malia   09-30-1949

Liz Stefanics   11-09-1950

Leo Varadkar   01-18-1979

Louise Frevert   05-31-1953

Lousie Pratt   04-18-1972

Marcus Brandon   01-18-1975

Margaret L. McIntosh   12-22-1947

Margot Cathleen James   08-28-1957

Marianne Huguenin   05-01-1950

Marina Baker   12-08-1967

Mark Adam Foley   09-08-1954

Mark Leno   09-24-1951

Mark Pocan   08-14-1964

Mark Steven Ferrandino   09-09-1977

Mark Takano   12-10-1960

Markus “Mark” Harbers   04-19-1969

Martin Andreasson   10-01-1970

Mary Bonauto   06-08-1961

Mary L. Washington   05-20-1962

Mary L. Wiseman   11-17-1961

Maryan Street   04-05-1955

Matthew J. Titone   01-24-1961

Maura Healey   02-08-1971

Maureen Colquhoun   08-12-1928

Micah Kellner   12-05-1978

Mike Freer   05-29-1960

Mike Michaud   01-18-1955

Nancy Ruth   01-06-1942

Naomi R. Gonzalez   06-04-1978

Neil Giuliano   10-26-1956

Nickie J. Antonio   06-02-1955

Nicole LeFavour   02-08-1964

Nicole Sinclaire   07-26-1968

Ole Henrik Grønn   09-22-1907

Ole von Beust   04-13-1955

Oliver Baldwin   03-01-1899

Pat Steadman   03-31-1964

Patricia Todd   07-25-1955

Patrick Guerriero   03-03-1968

Paul Ferreira   01-07-1973

Paula Aboud   03-20-1950

Peggy Severns   01-21-1952

Pekka Haavisto   05-23-1958

Penelope “Penny” Ying-Yen Wong   11-05-1968

Penny Sharpe   10-22-1970

Per-Kristian Foss   07-19-1950

Pete Buttigieg   01-19-1982

Pierre Bourgault   01-23-1934

Pim Fortuyn   02-19-1948

Raffi Freedman-Gurspan   05-03-1987

Raymond Gravel   11-04-1952

Rebecca Kaplan   09-17-1970

Reed Gusciora   03-27-1960

Rich Gordon   07-03-1948

Richard Barnes   12-01-1947

Richard Grenell   09-18-1966

Richard R. Tisei   08-13-1962

Robert Biedron   04-13-1976

Robert Douglas Cook   DOB Unknown

Robert Traynham   08-09-1974

Roberta Achtenberg   07-20-1950

Roland Vaughan Gwynne   05-16-1882

Rosie Mendez   02-28-1963

Roy Ashburn   03-21-1954

Roy Cohn   02-20-1927

Rufus Gifford   08-05-1974

Sabine Jünger   05-21-1973

Sally J. Clark   DOB Unknown

Sam Adams   09-03-1963

Scott A. Brison   05-10-1967

Sean Patrick Maloney   07-30-1966

Sherry Harris   02-27-1965

Simon Emil Ammitzbøll   10-20-1977

Siri Hall Arnøy   11-28-1978

Spencer Chandra Herbert   05-15-1981

Stephen David John “Steve” Gilbert   11-06-1976

Steve Gunderson   05-10-1951

Sumil Babu Pant   06-28-1972

Suzi Wizowaty   01-06-1954

Sylvain Gaudreault   07-08-1970

Tammy Baldwin   02-11-1962

Teresa Gutierrez   01-06-1951

Thomas K. Duane   01-30-1955

Tim Barnett   08-04-1958

Tim Brown   10-25-1962

Tina Kotek   09-30-1966

Todd Gloria   05-10-1978

Tom Ammiano   12-15-1941

Toni Atkins   08-01-1962

Torstein Dahle   02-20-1947

Ulrike Lunacek   05-26-1957

Uzi Even   10-18-1940

Virginia “Ginny” Foat   06-02-1941

Volker Beck   12-12-1960

Wenche Bryn Lowzow   05-27-1926

Wes Goodman   02-14-1984

Wilhelmus “Wim” van de Camp   07-27-1953

 

Religious Leaders

(Reverend & Dr.) Brent Hawkes   06-02-1950

(Bishop) Gene Robinson   05-29-1947

(Reverend) Guy Erwin   DOB Unknown

(Reverend Dr.) Jane (Janie) Spahr   08-12-1942

(Father) Mychal F. Judge   05-11-1933

(Pastor) Paul Barnes   (1954) DOB Unknown

Pauli Murray (Episcopal Priest)   11-20-1910

Patrick S. Cheng (Metropolitan Community Church Minister)   DOB Unknown

(Reverend) Peter John Gomes   05-22-1942

(Revered)  Simon Bailey   06-16-1955

(Reverend) Troy Perry   07-27-1940

Vicky Beeching   07-17-1979

 

Scientists/Mathematicians/Doctors/Nurses

Alan Turing   06-23-1912

(Dr.) Elizabeth M. Cushier (Obstetrician/Professor)   11-25-1837

(Dr.) Emily Blackwell   10-08-1826

Florence Nightingale   05-12-1820

(Dr.) Helen Sperry Cooksey (1947)   DOB Unknown

John Lyon Burnside III (Inventor)   11-02-1916

(Dr.) Josette M. Mondanaro   05-21-1945

(Dr.) Louise Pearce   03-05-1885

(Dr.) Magnus Hirschfeld   05-14-1868

Margaret Mead (Anthropologist)   12-16-1901

Mary Ann Horton (Computer Scientist)   11-21-1955

Nate Silver (Statistician)   01-13-1978

Olga Tsuberbiller (Mathematician)   09-07-1885

(Dr.) Oliver Sacks (Neurologist/Writer)   07-09-1933

Rhoda Bubendey Métraux (Anthropologist)   10-18-1914

(Dr.) Robert H. Eichberg (Psychologist) (1945)   DOB Unknown

Ruth Benedict (Anthropologist)   06-05-1887

Sally Ride (Astronaut/Professor of Physics)   05-26-1951

(Dr.) Susan Love (Surgeon)   02-09-1948

 

Straight Allies/Gay Icons

Adele Starr   02-10-1920

Anne Hathaway   11-12-1982

Anne Rice   10-04-1941

(President) Barack Obama   08-04-1961

Barbra Streisand   04-24-1942

Bette Midler   12-01-1945

Betty White   01-17-1922

Beyoncé   09-04-1981

Bill Maher   01-20-1956

Brad Pitt   12-18-1963

Brendon Ayenbadejo   09-06-1976

Bruce “the Boss” Springsteen   09-23-1949

(Reverend) Cecil Williams   09-22-1929

Chris Kluwe   12-24-1981

Clint Eastwood   05-31-1930

Colin Farrell   05-31-1976

Coretta Scott King   04-27-1927

Cristine Fernandez de Kirchener   02-19-1953

Cyndi Lauper   06-22-1953

Dalai Lama (14th)   07-06-1935

David Boise   03-11-1941

(Archbishop) Desmond Tutu   10-07-1931

Dick Gregory   10-12-1932

Dolly Parton   01-19-1946

Donna Summer   12-31-1948

Donté Stallworth   11-10-1980

Doris Roberts   11-04-1925

Earvin “Magic” Johnson, Jr.   08-14-1959

Eleanor Roosevelt   10-11-1884

Elizabeth Montgomery   04-15-1933

Elizabeth Taylor   02-27-1932

(Dr.) Evelyn Hooker   09-02-1907

Gavin Newsom   10-10-1967

George Clooney   05-06-1961

Hillary Rodham Clinton   10-26-1947

Huey Newton   02-17-1942

Jamie Charles “Jay” Bakker   12-18-1975

Jay-Z (b. Shawn Corey Carter)   12-04-1969

Jeanne Manford   12-04-1920

Joe Biden   11-20-1942

John Lennon   10-09-1940

Judge Judy (b. Judith Sheindlin)   10-21-1942

Judy Garland   06-10-1922

Katy Perry   10-25-1984

Keith Ellison   08-04-1963

Kenneth Faried   11-18-1989

La La Anthony   06-25-1979

Laura Dern   02-10-1967

(Rabbi) Laura Geller (1950)   DOB Unknown

(Dr.) Linda J. Laubenstein   05-21-1947

Liza Minnelli   03-12-1946

Louise Bourgeois   12-25-1911

Louise Hay   10-08-1926

Madonna   08-16-1958

Meryl Streep   06-22-1949

Michale Irvin   03-05-1966

Michael Strahan   11-21-1971

NeNe Leaks   12-13-1967

Nic Harris   10-06-1986

Nicholas “Nick” Symmonds   12-30-1983

Oprah Winfrey   01-29-1954

Patty Duke   12-14-1946

Reba McEntire   03-28-1955

Rob Reiner   03-06-1947

Robert De Niro   08-17-1943

Robert Spitzer   05-22-1932

Rose Robertson   10-28-1916

Sally Field   11-06-1946

Scott Fujita   04-28-1979

Sean Avery   04-10-1980

Sean Penn   08-17-1960

Sister Simone Campbell   10-22-1945

Snoop Dog   10-20-1971

Steven Spielberg   12-18-1946

Susan Olsen   08-14-1961

Susan Sarandon   10-04-1946

Ted Olson   09-11-1940

Yoko Ono   02-18-1933

Zach Wahls   07-15-1991

 

Suffragettes/Feminists/Activists

A. E. Dyson   11-28-1928

Andrea James   01-16-1967

Angela Davis   01-26-1944

Anna Elizabeth Dickinson   10-28-1842

Anna Vock   01-13-1885

Aristide Lamet   09-15-1941

Axel Axgil (b. Axel Lundahl-Madsen)   04-03-1915

Barbara May Cameron   05-22-1954

Barbara Gittings   07-31-1932

Barbara Macdonald   09-11-1913

Bayard Rustin   03-17-1912

Bettina Aptheker   09-13-1944

Boris Dittrich   07-21-1955

Brenda Howard   12-24-1946

Carrie Chapman Catt   01-09-1859

Chad Griffin   07-16-1973

Chaz Bono   03-04-1969

Cheryl Chase   08-14-1956

Chip Arndt   10-02-1986

Chris Tina Bruce   DOB Unknown

Christine Jorgensen   05-30-1926

Christopher R. Barron   DOB Unknown

Cleve Jones   10-11-1954

Dan Choi   02-22-1981

Dan Savage   10-07-1964

Daniel Defert   09-10-1937

David Mixner   08-16-1946

Davina Kotulski, Ph. D.   01-22-1970

Del Martin   05-05-1921

DeRay Mckesson   07-09-1985

Edie Windsor   06-20-1929

Edward Carpenter   08-29-1844

Elana Dykewomon   10-11-1949

Esther Roper   08-04-1868

FannyAnn Viola Eddy   06-14-1974

Frank Kameny   05-21-1925

George Cecil Ives   10-01-1867

Geraldine Morgan Thompson   03-02-1872

Hank Wilson   04-29-1947

Henry “Harry” Hay, Jr.   04-07-1912

Ifti Nasum (1946)   DOB Unknown

Jack Nichols   03-16-1938

Jacquest Teyssier    10-31-1955

Jane Addams   09-06-1860

Janet Mock   DOB Unknown

Jean Harris   10-24-1944

Jean O’Leary   03-04-1948

Jeanne Cordova   07-18-1948

Jim Toy   04-29-1930

Johanna Elberskirchen   04-11-1864

Jose Julio Sarria   12-12-1923

Karen-Christine (Kim) Friele   05-27-1935

Karl Heinrich Ulrichs   08-28-1895

Kiyoshi Kuromiya   05-09-1943

Kurt Hiller   08-17-1885

Kuwasi Balagoon (b. Donald Weems)   12-22-1946

Larry Kramer   06-25-1935

Lena Madesin Phillips   09-15-1881

Leonard Matlovich   07-06-1943

Leslie Feinberg   09-01-1949

Lina Poletti   08-27-1885

Linda Bellos   12-13-1950

Mabel Hampton   05-02-1902

Mabel Vernon   09-19-1883

Maddie Blaustein   10-09-1960

(Dr.) Marci Bowers   01-18-1958

Marilyn Waring   10-07-1952

Marsha P. Johnson   06-27-1944

Martha Carey Thomas   01-02-1857

Mary “May” Bookstaver   DOB Unknown

Mary Garrett Hay   08-29-1857

Mary McIntosh   03-13-1936

Mel Boozer   06-21-1945

Michael Rogers   11-12-1963

Molly McKay   09-10-1970

Nancy Cárdenas   05-29-1934

Pat Arrowsmith   03-02-1930

Pedro Zamora   02-29-1972

Phyllis Lyon   11-10-1924

Rand Schrader   05-11-1945

Rikki Streicher  (b.1922) Died: 08-21-1994

Robin Tyler   04-08-1942

Rose Schneiderman   04-06-1882

Rudolf Brazda   06-26-1913

Ruth C. Ellis   07-23-1899

Sarah McBride   09-09-1990

Sarah Schulman   07-28-1958

Shannon Price Minter   02-14-1961

Simone de Beauvoir   01-09-1908

Sonia Johnson   02-27-1936

Stephen Donaldson   07-27-1946

Stephen Whittle   05-29-1955

Stormé DeLarverie   12-24-1920

Susan B. Anthony   02-15-1820

Sylvia Rai Rivera   07-02-1951

Ti-Grace Atkinson   11-09-1938

Tooji (b. Touraj Keshtkar)   05-26-1987

Ts Madison   10-22-1977

Urvashi Vaid   10-08-1958

Wayne Besen   07-05-1970

Willem Arondeus   08-22-1894

Zackie Achmat   03-21-1962

Zhou Dan   01-19-1974

 

Teachers/Educators

Barbara Smith   12-16-1946

Beverly Smith   12-16-1946

Ben Barres   DOB Unknown

Carol Adair   01-16-1942

Caroline Pratt   05-13-1867

Caroline Spurgeon   10-24-1869

David Bergman   03-13-1950

Dennis Altman   08-16-1943

Diane Whipple   01-21-1968

Edith Hamilton   08-12-1867

Elisa Sanchez Loriga   09-08-1862

Elisabeth Irwin   08-29-1880

Eva Kollisch   08-17-1925

Harriet “Hattie” E. Giles   11-12-1909

Helene Cixous   06-05-1937

Holly Hughes   03-10-1955

Jeannette Howard Foster (Librarian/Professor)    11-03-1895

Jeannette Marks   08-16-1875

Joy Ladin   03-24-1961

June Jordan   07-09-1936

Karla Jay   02-22-1947

Katharine Lee Bates   08-12-1859

Katharine Peabody Loring   05-21-1849

Kwame Anthony Appiah   05-08-1954

Marcela Gracia Ibeas   06-27-1867

Martha Carey Thomas   01-02-1857

Mary Ellicott Arnold   04-23-1876

Mary Emma Woolley   07-13-1863

Michael Foucault   10-15-1926

Mike Ackil   DOB Unknown

Minnie Bruce Pratt   09-12-1946

Newton Arvin   08-25-1900

Noretta Koertge   10-07-1935

Paula Vogel   11-16-1951

Pierre Seel   08-16-1923

Sally Miller Gearhart   04-15-1931

Sheldon Andelson   03-05-1931

Sophia B. Packard   01-03-1824

Virginia Gildersleeve   10-03-1877

 

Television & Radio Newscasters/Journalists/Broadcasters

Anderson Cooper   06-03-1967

Andy Humm   10-19-1954

Ann Northrop (1948)   DOB Unknown

Boze Hadleigh   05-15-1954

Clare Baldin   01-29-1971

Claude Charron   10-22-1946

Don Lemon   03-01-1966

Dorothy Thompson (Radio Broadcaster)   07-09-1893

Giovani “Gio” Benitez   10-29-1985

Harvey Levin   09-02-1950

Jane Amanda Hill   06-10-1969

Jenna Wolfe   02-26-1974

Jillian Barberie (TV & Radio Hostess)   09-26-1966

John Yang   02-10-1958

Joseph Alsop (Newspaper Journalist & Columnist)   10-10-1910

Keith Boykin   08-28-1965

Leroy “Roy” F. Aarons (Journalist)   12-08-1933

LZ Granderson   03-11-1972

Mary Margaret McBride (Radio Host “First Lady of Radio)   11-16-1899

Michael Ausiello   02-23-1972

Michelangelo Signorile (Radio Host/Journalist/Author)   12-19-1960

Pete Williams   02-28-1952

Rachel Maddow   04-01-1973

Richard Quest   03-09-1962

Robin Roberts   11-23-1960

Sam Champion (Weather Anchor)   08-13-1961

Stephanie Miller (Radio Talk Host)   09-29-1967

Steve Kmetko   02-16-1953

Steve Kornacki   08-22-1979

Thomas Roberts   10-05-1972

 

Writers/Publishers

Adelaide Procter   10-30-1825

Adrienne Monnier   04-26-1892

Adrienne Rich   05-16-1929

Alain Daniélou (Indian Music & Culture)   10-04-1907

Alan Hollinghurst   05-26-1954

Aleksey Apukhtin   11-15-1840

(Lord) Alfred Bruce Douglas   10-22-1870

Alice Dunbar Nelson   07-19-1875

Alice James (Diarist)   08-07-1848

Alice Walker   02-09-1944

Allen Ginsberg   06-03-1926

Alma Routsong   11-26-1924

Amelia Atwater-Rhodes   04-16-1984

Amy Levy   11-10-1861

Amy Lowell   02-09-1874

Andre Gide   11-22-1869

Andrea Goldsmith   03-24-1950

Andreas Burnier   07-03-1931

Andrew Sullivan   (Blogger) 08-10-1963

Angelina Weld Grinké   02-27-1880

(Sir) Angus Johnstone-Wilson   08-11-1913

Ann Bannon   09-15-1932

Anna Blaman   01-31-1905

Anna Rüling   08-15-1880

Anne Holt   11-16-1958

Anne-Marie Alonzo   12-13-1951

Anthony Heilbut   11-22-1940

Anyda Marchant   01-27-1911

Aphra Behn   07-10-1640

Arthur Rimbaud   10-20-1854

Astrid Roemer   04-24-1947

Audre Lorde   02-18-1934

Barbara Deming   07-23-1917

Barbara Grier (Publisher)   11-04-1933

Beatrice Hastings   01-27-1879

Bertha Harris   12-17-1936

Beth Brant   05-06-1941

Beverley Nichols (b. John Beverley Nichols)   09-09-1898

Bill Clegg   DOB Unknown

Blanche Oelrichs   10-01-1890

Brigid Brophy   06-12-1929

Camille Paglia (Columnist)   04-02-1947

Carl Van Vechten   06-17-1880

Carla Trujillo   02-09-1957

Carol Anshaw   03-22-1946

(Dame) Carol Ann Duffy   12-23-1955

Carson McCullers   02-1-1917

Charles Baudelaire   04-09-1821

Charles Henri Ford   02-10-1908

Charlotte Mew   11-15-1869

Cherrie Moraga   09-25-1952

Cheryl Clarke   05-16-1947

Cheryl Crane   07-25-1943

Christabel Marshall   10-24-1960

Christopher Bram   02-23-1952

Christopher Isherwood   08-26-1904

Christopher Marlowe   02-26-1564

Christopher Rice   03-11-1978

Chrystos (b. Christina Smith)   11-07-1946

Clive Barker   10-05-1952

Colette (Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette)   01-28-1873

Constantine P. Cavafy   04-29-1933

Countee Cullen   05-30-1903

Cyril Wong   06-27-1977

D.H. Lawrence   09-11-1885

Dallas Anggusih   02-19-1968

Daniel Mallory Ortberg   11-28-1986

(Dame) Daphne de Maurier   05-13-1907

David Leavitt   06-23-1961

David Sedaris   12-26-1956

Diana Goetsch   06-11-1963

Diana Souhami   08-25-1940

Dorothy Bussy   07-24-1865

Djuna Barnes   06-12-1892

Donald Spoto   06-28-1941

Doris Grumbach   07-12-1918

Dorothy Allison   04-11-1949

Dorothy Featherstone Porter   03-26-1954

E. Lynn Harris   06-20-1955

E.M.Forster   01-01-1879

Edith Ellis (1861)   DOB Unknown

Edith Emma Cooper   01-12-1862

Edith Lewis (Magazine Editor)   12-22-1881

Edith Shackleton Heald   09-12-1885

Edna St. Vincent Millay   02-22-1892

Edward Albee   03-12-1928

Eileen Myles   12-09-1949

Elizabeth Bishop   02-08-1911

Elizabeth Bowen   06-07-1899

Elizabeth Sims   09-30-1957

Ellen Bass   06-16-1947

Ellen Hart   08-01-1949

Ellen Kushner   10-06-1955

Elly de Waard   09-08-1940

Elsa Gidlow   12-29-1898

Elsa Maxwell (Gossip Columnist)   05-24-1883

Emanuel Xavier   05-03-1971

Emily Dickinson   12-10-1830

Eric Stenbock   03-12-1860

Erzsebet Galgoczi   08-27-1930

Essex Hemphill   04-16-1957

Evelyn Irons 06-17-1900

Fabian S. Woodley   07-19-1888

Federico Garcia Lorca   06-05-1898

Felice Picano   02-22-1944

Fran Lebowitz   10-27-1950

Frances Power Cobbe   12-04-1822

Frank DeCaro   11-06-1962

Frank O’Hara   06-27-1926

Gabriella Goliger   DOB Unknown

Geraldine Jewsbury   08-22-1812

Gertrude Stein   02-03-1874

Ghalib Shiraz Dhalla   06-05-????

Glenway Wescott   04-11-1901

Gloria E. Anzaldúa   09-26-1942

Gore Vidal   10-03-1925

Greg Herren   08-20-1961

Hans Christian Andersen   04-02-1805

(Sir) Harold Acton   07-05-1904

Harold Norse   07-06-1916

Harper Lee   04-28-1926

Harriet Sohmers Zwerling (1928)   DOB Unknown

Hart Crane   07-21-1899

Hazel Estella Barnes   12-16-1915

Herman Joachim Bang   04-20-1857

Hilda “H.D.” Doolittle   09-10-1886

Horatio Alger, Jr.   01-13-1832

I. A. R. Wylie   03-16-1885

(Dame) Iris Murdoch   07-15-1919

Irshad Manji (1968)   DOB Unknown

Ivy Compton-Burnett   06-05-1969

J.C. Adams   06-06-1970

J.R. Ackerly   11-04-1896

Jacqueline Amanda Woodson   02-12-1963

Jaime Manrique   06-16-1949

James Robert Baker   10-18-1946

James Baldwin   08-02-1924

James Broughton   11-10-1913

James Lord   11-27-1922

Jane Auer Bowles   02-22-1917

Jane Chambers   03-27-1937

Jane Heap (1883)   DOB Unknown

Jane Rule   03-28-1931

Janet Flanner   03-13-1892

Jared Eng (Blogger)   03-23-1982

Jean Lorrain   08-09-1855

Jeanette Winterson   08-27-1959

Jean Genet   12-19-1910

Jean-Paul Aron   05-27-1925

Jerzy Andrzejewski   08-19-1909

Jerzy Zawieyski   10-02-1902

Jewelle Gomez   09-11-1948

Jill Johnston   05-17-1929

Jiro Fukushima (1930)   DOB Unknown

Jo Sinclair   07-01-1913

Joan Nestle   05-12-1940

Joanna Russ   02-22-1937

Johann Joachim Winckelmann   12-09-1717

John Addington Symonds   10-05-1840

John Aravosis (Blogger)   11-27-1963

John Ashbery   07-28-1927

John Cheever   05-27-1912

John Horne Burns   10-07-1916

Jonina Leosdottir   05-16-1954

Jorge Cruise   03-06-1971

Jose Antonio Vargas   02-03-1981

Jovette Marchessault   02-09-1938

Judy Grahn   07-28-1940

June Arnold (Novelist & Publisher)   10-27-1926

Kaj Hasselriis   01-04-1974

Karin Boye   10-26-1900

Kate Bornstein   03-15-1948

Kate Millett   09-14-1934

Kate Worley   03-16-1958

Katharine Anthony   11-27-1877

Katharine De Pre Lumpkin   12-22-1897

Katharine Harris Bradley   10-27-1846

Katherine V. Forrest   04-20-1939

Katherine Mansfield   10-14-1888

Kathryn Hulme   07-06-1900

Kathy Acker   04-18-1947

Kay Ryan   09-21-1945

Kelly Eskridge   09-21-1960

Langston Hughes   02-01-1902

Leslea Newman   11-05-1955

Lillian Faderman   07-18-1940

Lillian Eugenia Smith   12-12-1897

Linda Villarosa   01-09-1959

Lisa Alther   07-23-1944

Liz Smith   02-02-1923

Lord Byron (George Gordon Byron)   01-22-1788

Lorraine Hansberry   05-19-1930

Louis Aragon   10-03-1897

Louis Gradon Sullivan   06-16-1951

Lucius Beebe   12-09-1902

Lucy Jane Bledsoe   02-01-1957

M.E. Kerr (b. Marijane Meaker)  05-27-1927

Mab (Mabelle Massey) Segrest   02-20-1949

Marc Acito   01-11-1966

Marcel Proust   07-10-1871

Margaret C. Anderson   11-24-1886

Margaret Jourdain   08-15-1876

Margaret Wise Brown   05-10-1910

Margarita Alcantara   DOB Unknown

Marguerite Yourcenar   06-08-1903

María Elena Walsh   02-01-1930

Marie-Claire Blais   10-05-1939

Marie Corelli   05-01-1855

Mário de Andrade   10-09-1893

Mark Doty   08-10-1953

Mary MacLane   05-01-1881

Mary Oliver   09-10-1935

Mary Renault   09-04-1905

Mary Wings   04-14-1949

Mary Wollstonecraft   04-27-1759

Mathilda (Til) Brugman   09-16-1888

Matilda Hays   09-08-1820

Maureen Duffy   10-21-1933

May Sarton   05-03-1912

May Swenson   05-28-1913

Mercedes de Acosta   03-01-1893

Michael Bronski   DOB Unknown

Michael Musto   12-03-1955

Michael Richard Zubro (1948)   DOB Unknown

Michelle Cliff 11-02-1946

Monique Wittig   07-13-1935

Muriel Inez Crawford   04-21-1914

Nancy Garden   05-15-1938

Natalie Clifford Barney   10-31-1876

Natalie Goldberg   01-04-1948

Neal Cassady   02-08-1926

Nerina Shute   07-17-1908

Ng Yi-Sheng   11-25-1980

Nicola Griffith   09-30-1960

Nicole Brossard   11-27-1943

Nikki Giovanni   06-07-1943

Nobuko Yoshiya   01-12-1896

Octavia E. Butler   06-22-1947

Olga Broumas   05-06-1949

Olive Eleanor Custance   02-07-1874

Oscar Wilde   10-16-1854

Pat Parker   01-20-1944

Patience Agbabi   DOB Unknown

Patricia Cornwell   06-09-1956

Patricia Highsmith   01-19-1921

Patricia Nell Warren   06-15-1936

Paul Bailey   02-16-1937

Paul Verlaine   03-30-1844

Paula Gunn Allen   10-24-1939

Perez Hilton (Blogger/Columnist)   03-23-1978

Peter Ackroyd   10-05-1949

Peter Orlovsky   o7-08-1933

Phyllis Reid Fenner (Author & Librarian)   10-24-1899

Pietro Aretino   04-20-1492

R. Zamora Linmark   04-07-1968

R. H. Barlow   05-18-1918

Racheline Maltese   10-04-1972

Radclyffe Hall   08-12-1880

Randy Shilts   08-08-1951

Raymond Mortimer   04-25-1895

Rebecca Walker   11-17-1969

Reinaldo Arenas   07-16-1943

Richard Blanco   02-15-1968

Rigoberto González   07-18-1970

Rita Mae Brown   11-28-1944

Roger Peyrefitte   08-17-1907

Ruth Margarete Roellig   12-14-1878

Samuel Delany   04-01-1942

Samuel Morris Steward   07-23-1909

Sandra Alland   04-17-1973

Sapphire (b. Ramona Lofton)   08-04-1950

Sappho (c. 630 BC)   DOB Unknown

Sarah Jewett   09-03-1849

Sarah Waters   07-21-1966

SDiane Bogus   01-22-1946

Selma Logerlöf   11-20-1858

Sibilla Aleramo   08-14-1876

Siegfried Sassoon   09-08-1886

Simone de Beauvoir   01-09-1908

Solita Solano (b. Sarah Wilkinson)   1888 (DOB Unknown) Died 11-22-1975

Somerset Maugham   01-25-1874

Sophia Parnok   08-11-1885

Staceyann Chin   12-25-1972

Steve Abbott   12-21-1943

Stuart Timmons   01-14-1957

Susan Griffin   01-26-1943

Susan Sontag   01-16-1933

Sybille Bedford   03-16-1911

Sylvia Beach   03-14-1887

Sylvia Townsend Warner   12-06-1893

Ted Allen   05-20-1965

Tennessee Williams   03-26-1911

Terry Wolverton   08-23-1954

Thomas Mallon   11-02-1951

Thomas Mann   06-06-1875

Thornton Wilder   04-17-1897

Tove Jansson   08-09-1914

Truman Capote   09-30-1924

U.A. Fanthorpe   07-22-1929

Val McDermid   06-04-1955

Valentine Ackland   05-20-1906

Valerie Taylor   09-07-1913

Vernon Lee (b. Violet Paget)   10-14-1856

Victor J. Banis   05-19-1937

Victoria Brownworth   DOB Unknown

Violette Leduc   04-07-1907

Virginia Woolf   01-25-1882

Vita Sackville-West   03-09-1892

W. H. Auden   02-21-1907

Walt Whitman   05-31-1819

Willa Cather   12-07-1873

William Bast   04-03-1931

William S. Burroughs   02-05-1914

William Inge   05-03-1913

William Shakespeare   04-26-1564

Witter Bynner   08-10-1881

Xuan Dieu   02-02-1916

Yukio Mishima   01-24-1925

 

Unusual Occupations/What They’re Remember For

Alex Hai (Venice Gondolier)   03-14-1967

Ali Forney (Transgender Pioneer killed in NY at the age of 22)   04-12-1975

Alice B. Toklas (Life-partner of Gertrude Stein)   04-30-1877

Andrew Cunanan (Serial Killer)   08-31-1969

Ann Bancroft (Adventurer)   09-29-1955

Anne Burrell (Chef/TV Personality)   09-21-1969

Antinous (Lover of the Roman Emperor Hadrian)   11-27-110 AD

Betty Dodson (American Sex Educator)   08-24-1929

Bobby Griffith (His suicide: Prayers for Bobbie book & film)   06-24-1963

Brandon Teena (Film Boys Don’t Cry is based on his life and death)   12-12-1972

Charlotte Elisabeth “Lilly” Wust (Known for love affair, Aimée & Jaguar)   11-01-1913

Charlotte von Mahlsdorf (Founder of Gründerzeit Museum in Berlin)   03-18-1928

Constance Spry (Floral Arranger)   12-05-1886

Dale Scott (MLB Umpire)   08-14-1959

Denham Fouts (Male prostitute and literary muse)   05-09-1914

Djuan Trent (Beauty Queen – Miss Kentucky 2010)   11-20-1986

Dolly Wilde (Niece of Oscar Wilde & English socialite)   07-11-1895

Eric Allman (Computer Programmer)   09-02-1955

Freda Du Faur (Mountaineer)   09-16-1882

Gilbert Baker (Designer of the Rainbow Flag)   06-20-1951

Jeremy Bernard (White House Social Secretary for Pres. Obama)   11-04-1961

John Paulk (Advocate for conversion therapy that was outed)   04-13-1963

Judy Matlack (Lover of poet May Sarton)   09-09-1898

Kyan Douglas (Grooming expert on Queer Eye for the Straight Guy)   05-05-1970

Lem Billings (Best friend of John F. Kennedy)   04-15-1916

Maata Mahupuku (Lover of writer Katherine Mansfield)   04-10-1936

Madison Hilderbrand (Luxury Real Estate Agent)   10-28-1980

Mark Kendall Bingham (September 11, 2001 – United Flight 93 Hero)   05-22-1970

Matt Drudge (Creator of the Drudge Report, conservative website)   10-28-1966

Michael Alig (Club Promoter)   04-29-1966

Michael Clyne (Foreign Policy Analyst)   DOB Unknown

Michael Dillon (First to transition from female to male in England)   05-01-1915

Miriam Van Waters (Women’s Prison Reform)   10-04-1887

Oliver W. Sipple (Saved President Ford from an assassination attempt)   11-20-1941

Richard Simmons (Fitness personality)   07-12-1948

Roberta Cowell (First known British transexual woman)   04-18-1918

Sverker Åström (Swedish Diplomat)   12-30-1915

We’wha (Zuni Two-Spirit)   DOB Unknown