DAILY SPOTLIGHT

People

07-28-1913 – 12-09-1944 Laird Cregar – Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was an American stage and film actor. Cregar knew gay rights activist Harry Hay in the 1930s when the…

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Jul 28
2020
Jul 28
2020

Events

Sarah McBride, a transgender woman, is the first transgender person to address a major party convention. She spoke at the Democratic National Convention on Thursday, July 28th, 2016. McBride was…

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People

07-27-1940 Reverend Troy Perry – Born in Tallahassee, Florida. He is the founder of the Metropolitan Community Church, a Christian denomination with a special affirming ministry with the lesbian, gay,…

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Jul 27
2020
Jul 26
2020

People

07-26-1957 Del LaGrace Volcano – Born in California, city unknown. Born intersex with both male and female characteristics, Volcano was raised as a female from birth. At the age of 37,…

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People

07-25-1943 Cheryl Crane – Born in Los Angeles, California. She is the only child of Lana Turner, from her marriage to actor-restaurateur Stephen Crane, her second husband. In her autobiography,…

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Jul 25
2020
Jul 25
2020

Events

07-25-2011 New York weddings begin for same-sex couples. New York is the 6th state to have marriage equality and the most populous. 07-25-2014 Florida Circuit Judge Sarah Zabel overturned the…

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People

07-24-1865 – 05-01-1960 Dorothy Bussy (born Dorothy Strachey) – Born in the United Kingdom (place unknown). She was an English novelist and translator. Married to French painter Simon Bussy. She…

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Jul 24
2020
Jul 24
2020

Events

07-24-2011 Gay marriage becomes legal in New York state. 06-26-2016 Erin O’Flaherty becomes Miss Missouri. She is the first openly gay woman to win a state pageant and will be…

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People

07-23-1909 – 12-31-1993 Samuel Morris Steward – Born in Woodsfield, Ohio. He was a poet, novelist, and university professor who left the world of academia to become a tattoo artist…

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Jul 23
2020
Jul 23
2020

Events

07-23-2014 Judge Raymond P. Moore, a federal judge in Denver declares Colorado’s gay marriage ban unconstitutional.

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