DAILY SPOTLIGHT

Events

05-07-2013 Delaware becomes the 11th state to legalize same-sex marriage.

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May 7
2018
May 6
2018

People

05-06-1961 George Clooney – Born in Lexington, Kentucky. He is an American actor, writer, producer, director, and activist. He has received three Golden Globe Awards for his work as an…

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People

05-05-1921 – 08-27-2008 Del Martin (born Dorothy Louise Tallaferro) – Born in San Francisco, California. She and Phyllis Lyon were an American lesbian couple known as feminists and gay-rights activists….

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May 5
2018
May 5
2018

Events

05-05-2006 Muxes – Authentic, Intrepid Seekers of Danger – A Documentary directed by Alejandra Islas about the Zapotec Indians of Oaxaca, Mexico. A lively and surprising portrait of a group…

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People

05-04-1958 – 02-16-1990 Keith Haring – Born in Reading, Pennsylvania. He was an American artist and social activist whose work responded to the New York City street culture of the…

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May 4
2018
May 3
2018

People

05-03-1912 – 07-16-1995 May Sarton (pen name of Eleanor Marie Sarton) – Born in Wondelgem, Belgium. She was an American poet, novelist, and memoirist. She is known to have had…

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People

05-02-1895 – 11-22-1943 Lorenz Hart – Born in Harlem, New York City, New York. He was an American lyricist, half of the Broadway team of Rogers ad Hart. Some of…

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May 2
2018
May 2
2018

Events

05-02-2013 Rhode Island becomes the 10th state to embrace marriage equality. Marriages will begin on August 1, 2013.

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People

05-01-1855 — 04-21-1924 Marie Corelli – Born in London, England to Elizabeth Mills, a servant of the Scottish poet and songwriter, Charles Mackay, her biological father. She was a British…

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May 1
2018
May 1
2018

Events

05-01-2009 Sweden legalizes same-sex marriage. 05-01-2013 Colorado civil union law went into effect at midnight. The Denver Office of the Clerk and Recorder started to issue licenses at midnight. Denver…

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