Monday, May 30, 2016

Sunday, May 29, 2016

Karl-Maria Kertbeny


Known as: Hungarian journalist, writer and activist.

Known for:
- Coining the words "heterosexual" and "homosexual"; originated the view that homosexuality was inborn and unchangeable.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Friday, May 27, 2016

Helen Hull Jacobs


Known as: American tennis player.

Known for:
- World No. 1 tennis player who won ten Grand Slam titles.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Tedi Thurman


Known as: American model and actress.

Known for:
- Found fame in the 1950s as "Miss Monitor", the weather girl on NBC's 40-hour weekend radio show Monitor.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Colton Haynes


Known as: American actor and model.

Known for:
- His role as Jackson Whittemore on the MTV series Teen Wolf and as Roy Harper/Arsenal on the CW series Arrow.

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

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Roger Quilter


Known as: English composer and songwriter.

Known for:
- His songs, additions to the canon of English art song, including "Love's Philosophy", "Fair House of Joy", "Come Away Death", "Go, Lovely Rose", "Weep You No More" and "By the Sea".

Know more:
- Wikipedia page
- Internet Movie Database page

Monday, May 23, 2016

Sergius & Bacchus


Known as: Roman soldiers.

Known for:
- Fourth-century Roman Christian soldiers revered as martyrs and saints by the Catholic Church; their possible romantic relationship has led to their popular veneration in the gay Christian community.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Paul Iacono


Known as: American actor.

Known for:
- His portrayals of RJ Berger in the MTV series The Hard Times of RJ Berger and Brent Van Camp in the film G.B.F..

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

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Michael Michaud


Known as: American politician.

Known for:
- Served as the US Representative for Maine's 2nd congressional district 2003 to 2015.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Friday, May 20, 2016

Derrick Gordon


Known as: American basketball player.

Known for:
- In 2014, became the first men's basketball player in the National Collegiate Athletic Association's Division I to come out as gay.

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

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Nicomedes IV of Bithynia


Known as: King of Bithynia.

Known for:
- King of Bithynia from c. 94 BC to 74 BC; the first son and successor of the Monarchs Nicomedes III of Bithynia and Nysa.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Karen Ulane


Known as: American airline pilot.

Known for:
- Dismissed by Eastern Airlines after undergoing sex reassignment surgery in 1980.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Richard Adams & Anthony Sullivan


Known as: Filipino (Adams) and Australian (Sullivan) activists.

Known for:
- After their 1975 same-sex marriage was declared invalid, they filed the first lawsuit in America to seek recognition of a same-sex marriage by the federal government.

Know more:
- Wikipedia page (Adams)
- Internet Movie Database pages: Adams / Sullivan

Monday, May 16, 2016

George Vidanov


Known as: Hungarian pornographic actor; a.k.a. Michael Nyilas, Ginny Vidano, Halasz Mihaly, Michael Nyilas, Michal Nyilas, Thor Brunov, Mishi Korvy, Mihaly Hurok, Mischi Kowy, George Fekete and John Meredek.

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

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

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Orry-Kelly


Known as: Australian costume designer.

Known for:
- Three time Academy Award winning costume designer (An American in Paris, Les Girls, Some Like It Hot).

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

Saturday, May 14, 2016

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