DAILY SPOTLIGHT

Events

04-09-2015 Visitors to the White House whose gender identity doesn’t align with a male/female binary now have a safe space to use the restroom. A White House spokesperson confirmed to…

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Apr 9
2018
Apr 8
2018

People

04-08-1942 Robin Tyler – Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. She has been an LGBT activist for decades. Tyler was the first out gay or lesbian comic on stage, records, and…

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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
2018
Apr 7
2018

People

04-07-1915 – 07-17-1959 Billie Holiday – Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She was an American jazz singer and songwriter. Starting off her career in Harlem nightclubs, Billie soon became popular and began…

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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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Apr 7
2018
Apr 6
2018

People

04-06-1989 LE1F (Khalif Diouf) – Born in Manhattan, New York City, New York. He is an American musician/rapper and producer. He is well known for his unorthodox production styles and…

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People

04-05-1982 Thomas Hitzlsperger – Born in Munich, Germany. He is a German former professional footballer. During his career, he played on teams in England, Germany, and Italy. Hitzlsperger also represented…

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Apr 5
2018
Apr 4
2018

People

04-04-1932 Clive Davis – Born in Brooklyn, New York City, New York. He is an American record producer and music industry executive. Davis has won five Grammy Awards and is…

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People

04-03-1924 – 07-01-2004 Marlon Brando – Born in Omaha, Nebraska. He was an American actor, film director, and activist. Brando’s performance in Tennessee Williams’s A Streetcar Named Desire, made him…

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Apr 3
2018
Apr 3
2018

Events

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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