Saturday, October 30, 2010

Tom Waddell


Known as: American athlete.

Known for:
- Founder of the international sporting event the Gay Games.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Friday, October 29, 2010

Glenn Shadix


Known as: American actor.

Known for:
- His performances in Heathers and the Tim Burton movies Beetlejuice, The Nightmare Before Christmas and Planet of the Apes.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Thursday, October 28, 2010

Rumi


Known as: Persian writer, theologian and philosopher; née Jalāl ad-Dīn Muḥammad Balkhī; a.k.a. Mowlānā.

Known for:
- Founder of the Order of the Whirling Dervishes; Spiritual Couplets, referred to as the greatest work of mystical poetry.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Anil Pacheco


Known as: American reality TV personality.

Known for:
- His appearances on the Logo series The Arrangement.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page for The Arrangement
- Official Facebook page
- Official Twitter page
- Movie Dearest interview

Monday, October 25, 2010

Sunday, October 24, 2010

John J. O'Connor


Known as: American journalist and critic.

Known for:
- Television critic for The New York Times.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Friday, October 22, 2010

Robert Michael Morris


Known as: American actor.

Known for:
- His TV performances, including The Comeback, How I Met Your Mother and Running Wilde.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Sharon Lubinski


Known as: American law enforcement officer.

Known for:
- The first openly gay United States Marshal.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Monday, October 18, 2010

Kiyoshi Kuromiya


Known as: American activist.

Known for:
- Founder of the Critical Path Project, an early AIDS advocacy program.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Saturday, October 16, 2010

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Leslie Feinberg


Known as: American writer and activist.

Known for:
- Author of the acclaimed novel Stone Butch Blues; pioneer of transgender activism and culture.

Know more:
- Official site
- Official blog
- Wikipedia page
- Official Facebook page
- Official Twitter page
- Official YouTube channel

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Robert Duncan


Known as: American writer.

Known for:
- His poems that deal directly with the love of men for other men; the landmark essay The Homosexual in Society.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Sunday, October 10, 2010

Joe Cade


Known as: American pornographic actor.

Known for:
- His performances in movies for various adult studios.

Know more:
- Internet Movie Database page
- Internet Adult Film Database page (NSFW)

Saturday, October 9, 2010

El Hedi ben Salem


Known as: Moroccan actor.

Known for:
- His performances in the films of his lover Rainer Werner Fassbinder, most notably Ali: Fear Eats the Soul.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Thursday, October 7, 2010

Eric Alva


Known as: American Marine and activist.

Known for:
- The first US military service member injured in the Iraq Occupation.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Official Facebook page
- Official Twitter page

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Matthew Williamson


Known as: English fashion designer.

Known for:
- Founder of the luxury fashion house Matthew Williamson; collections include womens' wear and perfume.

Know more:
- Official site
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Official Facebook page

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

Ric Weiland


Known as: American businessman, computer programmer and philanthropist.

Known for:
- Computer software pioneer with the Microsoft Corporation.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Monday, October 4, 2010

Ludwig Wittgenstein


Known as: Austrian philosopher.

Known for:
- One of the most significant thinkers of the 20th century; his valuable contributions within the field of Linguistic Philosophy.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Sunday, October 3, 2010

Billy Strayhorn


Known as: American composer and musician.

Known for:
- His collaboration with bandleader Duke Ellington; his compositions "Take the 'A' Train" and "Lush Life".

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Internet Broadway Database page

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