DAILY SPOTLIGHT

People

11-22-1943 Billie Jean King – Born in Long Beach, California. She is an American former World No. 1 champion professional tennis player. She won 39 Grand Slam titles and was…

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Nov 22
2018
Nov 21
2018

People

  11-21-1886 – 05-01-1968 Sir Harold George Nicolson – Born in Tehran, Iran. He was an English diplomat, married to Vita Sackville-West. They had an open marriage, both were bisexual….

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Events

11-21-2008 US release of the film Were The World Mine is a story of gay empowerment, inspired by Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Nights Dream. It is a romantic musical fantasy film…

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Nov 21
2018
Nov 20
2018

People

11-20-1942 Joe Biden – Born in Scranton, Pennsylvania. He is an American politician who was the 47th Vice President of the United States and one of the most powerful and…

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Events

11-20-2015 Carol – The USA release date of the British-American romantic drama film based on novel The Price of Salt (1952) by Patricia Highsmith. Directed by Todd Haynes; staring Cate…

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Nov 20
2018
Nov 19
2018

People

11-19-1962 Jodie Foster – Born in Los Angeles, California. She is an American actress, film director, and producer. Her first significant role came in 1976 as a child prostitute in…

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People

11-18-1944 Jackie Goldberg – Born in California, she is a graduate of Morningside High School in Inglewood, California. She went on to graduate from the University of California, Berkeley, where she…

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Nov 18
2018
Nov 18
2018

Events

11-18-2014 Montana’s ban on same-sex marriage was struck down by U.S. District Judge Brian Morris. He did not stay his injection, which meant that state officials could begin issuing marriage…

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People

11-17-1925 – 10-02-1985 Rock Hudson – Born Roy Harold Scherer, Jr. in Winnetka, Illinois. He was an American film and television star. Hudson was known as a leading man in…

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Nov 17
2018
Nov 17
2018

Events

11-17-2014 Ted Osius is confirmed as ambassador to Vietnam. He becomes the 7th openly LGBT person to be confirmed as an ambassador during the Obama Administration. He is married to…

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