Saturday, August 31, 2013

Ivan Andros


Known as: Spanish pornographic actor.

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

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

Friday, August 30, 2013

Ivy Winters


Known as: American drag performer and reality TV personality; née Dustin Winters.

Known for:
- His appearances on the fifth season of RuPaul's Drag Race.

Know more:
- Official blog
- Wikipedia page for RuPaul's Drag Race
- Internet Movie Database page
- Official Facebook page
- Official Twitter page
- Official YouTube channel

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Mark Harrington


Known as: American activist.

Known for:
- Co-founder and policy director of the Treatment Action Group (TAG), an HIV/AIDS activist organization.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

James Adomian


Known as: American comedian, actor and reality TV personality.

Known for:
- His appearances on the TV shows Comedy Bang Bang, Last Comic Standing and The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, where he impersonated President George W. Bush.

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

Monday, August 26, 2013

Kazaky


Known as: Ukrainian musical group.

Known for:
- All-male synthpop dance group; members are Kyryll Fedorenko, Artur Gaspar, Stas Pavlov and Oleg Zhezhel.

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

Sunday, August 25, 2013

Brandon Lee


Known as: American pornographic actor and chef; a.k.a. Sean Martinez.

Known for:
- Regarded as the first and most popular Asian gay porn star; currently a chef in Los Angeles.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page
- Internet Adult Film Database page (NSFW)
- Official Facebook page
- Official Twitter page

Friday, August 23, 2013

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Andersen Gabrych


Known as: American actor and writer.

Known for:
- His roles in Edge of Seventeen, Gypsy 83, Hit and Runway and Another Gay Movie; writer of such comic books as Batman, Batgirl, Catwoman and Omega Men.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Jenny Owen Youngs


Known as: American singer, songwriter and musician.

Known for:
- Her alternative rock albums Batten the Hatches, Transmitter Failure and An Unwavering Band of Light.

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

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Fallon Fox


Known as: American mixed martial artist.

Known for:
- The first openly transgender athlete in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) history.

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

Monday, August 19, 2013

Greta Schiller


Known as: American director.

Known for:
- Her award-winning documentary films Before Stonewall, Tiny and Ruby: Hell Divin' Women, Paris Was a Woman and The Man Who Drove with Mandela.

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

Saturday, August 17, 2013

Plato


Known as: Greek philosopher, writer, mathematician and physicist.

Known for:
- Philosopher in Classical Greece; the "greatest master" of Greek prose; founder of the Academy in Athens, the first institution of higher learning in the Western world.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Friday, August 16, 2013

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Alaska Thunderfuck 5000


Known as: American drag performer, singer and reality TV personality; née Justin Andrew Honard

Known for:
- First runner-up on the fifth season of RuPaul's Drag Race.

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

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Lilly Wust & Felice Schragenheim


Known as: Wust: bisexual German housewife / Schragenheim: lesbian German resistance fighter.

Known for:
- Their tragic love story during World War II, which was subject of the book and film Aimée & Jaguar.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page: Wust / Schragenheim
- Internet Movie Database page: Wust

Monday, August 12, 2013

Sunday, August 11, 2013

Saturday, August 10, 2013

Friday, August 9, 2013

Cheryl Clarke


Known as: American writer, educator and activist.

Known for:
- Author of four collections of poetry and After Mecca - Women Poets and the Black Arts Movement, the first study of its kind; active in Black feminism.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Thursday, August 8, 2013

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Lisa Ben


Known as: American writer, editor, activist, singer and songwriter; née Edith Eyde.

Known for:
- Creator of Vice Versa, the first known lesbian publication in the world.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Roxxxy Andrews


Known as: American drag performer and reality TV personality; née Michael Feliciano.

Known for:
- His appearances on the fifth season of RuPaul's Drag Race.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page for RuPaul's Drag Race
- Internet Movie Database page
- Official Facebook page
- Official Twitter page

Monday, August 5, 2013

David Ehrenstein


Known as: American writer and critic.

Known for:
- His writings on LGBTQ issues in cinema, including the book Open Secret: Gay Hollywood 1928-1998; his controversial opinion piece "Obama the 'Magic Negro'".

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

Sunday, August 4, 2013

Yo Majesty


Known as: American music group.

Known for:
- Hip-hop Christian music group; current members: Shon B and Jwl B; former member: Shunda K.

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

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Martin Duberman


Known as: American historian, writer, professor and activist.

Known for:
- His award-winning books, including Hidden from History: Reclaiming the Gay and Lesbian Past, Stonewall, his memoir Cures: A Gay Man's Odyssey and several biographies.

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

Thursday, August 1, 2013

B. Ruby Rich


Known as: American critic and professor.

Known for:
- Critic of independent, Latin American, documentary and GLBT-themed films; important voice in feminist film criticism; credited with coining the term "New Queer Cinema".

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

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