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QUEER HISTORY LIVES HERE. Our Story. Forever.
Queer History Lives Here.
Our Story. Forever.
Race / Ethnicities
Puerto Rican-American activist and health care advocate
Carmen Vázquez was born on January 13, 1949 in Bayamon, Puerto Rico to a WWII veteran and a seamstress. Her parents migrated to New York...READ MORE
Corporate leader and marriage equality advocate
David Wilson was born in 1944 in Boston, to Black parents who worked as domestics for White families around the perimeter of Boston. They would...READ MORE
founder, “The Wall / Las Memorias”; HIV educator
Los Angeles, CA
Richard Zaldivar was born in Los Angeles in 1952. His dad was Mexican, his mom Mexican-American. Richard’s family was deeply Catholic and early on, Richard...READ MORE
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