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LGBT Resources: People

Historical LGBT Figures

Harvey Milk (1930-1978)

American Politician, and Activist

Alan Turing (1912-1954)

British Mathematician, founding father of computer science

James Baldwin (1924-1987)

American Author, Activist, and Intellectual

Jane Addams (1860-1935)

American Social Reformer, Pascifist, First American Woman to Win the Nobel Prize (1931)

Reed Erickson (1917-1992)

American Philanthropist, Engineer

Gladys Bentley (1907-1960)

American Blues Singer

Contemporary LGBT Figures

Dan Savage (1964- present)

American Writer, Columnist, and Activist

Barney Frank (1940-present)

American Politician

Alison Bechdel (1960- Present)

American Artist and Writer

Alice Walker (1944- Present)

American Author and Activist

National Suicide Hotline

If you are in a suicide crisis, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline1-800-273-8255