Sunday, 1 January 2012

1st January

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LGBT People Born 1st January:


1632 – Katherine Philips – UK Poet – Died 22nd June 1664


1879 – EM Forster – UK Author – Died 7th June 1970


1917 – Albert Mol – Dutch Author / Actor – Died 9th March 2004


1933 – James Hormel – US Politician


1933 – Joe Orton – UK Playwright – Died 9th August 1967


1944 – Eloy de la Iglesia – Spanish Director – Died 23rd March 2006


1947 – Nahum B Zenil – Mexican Artist


1951 – Romy Haag – Dutch Dancer / Singer / Actress / Club Manager


1965 – Adriano Marquez – Spanish Porn [or 25th August 1965]


1968 – Joey Stefano – US Porn – Died 26th November 1994


1970 – Magdalen Hsu-Li – US Singer / Painter / Poet / Activist



And Those Who Died:


1928 – Loie Fuller – US Dancer / Lighting Designer – Born 15th January 1862


1982 – Victor Buono – US Comedian / Actor – Born 3rd February 1938


1994 – Cesar Romero – US Actor – Born 15th February 1907


2010 – Jim Hutton – Hairdresser / Former lover of Freddie Mercury – Born 4th January 1949



Events in LGBT History:


2004 – Tasmania adopts registered partnerships as part of their Relationships Act 2003


2007 – Registered partnerships begin in Switzerland


2007 – Equality Act (Sexual Orientation) Regulations come into effect in Northern Ireland, UK


2008 – Same-sex civil unions adopted in New Hampshire, USA & Uruguay


2009 – Norway adopts same-sex marriages / allows joint & step adoption by same-sex couples / IVF/artificial insemination for women married to, or in a relationship with women


2009 – North Cyprus legalises homosexuality


2010 – New Hampshire, USA adopts same-sex marriages effective this day


2011 – Civil partnerships come into effect in Ireland


2012 – Civil unions come into effect in Delaware


2012 – Civil Partnerships come into effect in Hawaii


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