DAILY SPOTLIGHT

People

12-04-1969 Jay-Z (Shawn Corey Carter) – Born in Brooklyn, New York City, New York. He is a straight ally. Jay-Z is an American rapper, record producer, entrepreneur, and occasional actor….

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Dec 4
2019
Dec 4
2019

Events

12-04-2012 Janeé Harteau becomes the first openly-gay female police chief in Minneapolis. She won unanimous approval from the City Council on Nov. 30th. Harteau married her partner Sgt. Holly Keegel…

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People

12-03-1953 – 05-13-1992 Patrick Angus – Born in North Hollywood, California. He was an American gay artist. He is known for his paintings depicting the young male erotic dancers at…

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Dec 3
2019
Dec 3
2019

Events

12-03-2000 Original U.S. broadcast date of Queer As Folk – The Series ran on Showtime from Dec. 3, 2000 – Aug. 7, 2005. One of the best series ever made….

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People

12-02-1981   Britney Spears – Born in McComb, Mississippi and raised in Kentwood, Louisiana. She is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, and actress. Her first two studio albums were global…

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Dec 2
2019
Dec 2
2019

Events

12-02-2014 Dale Scott comes out as MLB’s first openly gay umpire. He is the first active male official to come out in MLB, the NFL, NBA or NHL. Major League…

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People

12-01-1945 Bette Midler – Born in Honolulu, Hawaii. She is an American singer, songwriter, actress, comedian, and film producer. Midler is a gay icon and has long been a supporter…

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Dec 1
2019
Dec 1
2019

Events

12-01-2012 The U.S. Military Academy’s Cadet Chapel at West Point hosted its first same-sex wedding, Penelope Gnesin and Brenda Sue Fulton, a West Point graduate, wed.

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People

11-30-1992   Nats Getty (Natalia Williams) – Born in Los Angeles, California. She is an American model, socialite, designer, artist, and LGBT rights activist. She is the granddaughter of Sir…

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Nov 30
2019
Nov 30
2019

Events

11-30-2006 South Africa legalizes same-sex marriage. They were the fifth country to legalize same-sex marriage.

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