Today In Gay History: Hal Holbrook & Martin Sheen loving partners in That Certain Summer

Hal Holbrook & Martin Sheen are loving partners in this television-movie first

Today in Gay History: Michelangelo, Art Star

Renaissance artist continues to feed fantasies.

By Andrew Belonsky

Slideshow: Michelangelo's Hard Bodies

The Renaissance artist leaves us wanting more

By Out.com Editors

Today in Gay History: Mayor Jason West Illegally Married 24 Same-Sex Couples

Although the marriages were not recognized, the New Paltz mayor married same-sex couples in front of hundreds

By Connor Durkin

Today in Gay History: WH Auden's Blowjob Poem

'And here he was sitting beside me, legs apart...'

By Andrew Belonsky

Today in Gay History: A Fatal Political Outing, 1902-Style

German arms dealer Friedrich Alfred Krupp couldn't slay his own demons.

By Andrew Belonsky

Today in Gay History: Oprah's Lesbian Evolution

Oprah's 1988 Valentine's episode introduced lesbians as "women who hate men."

By Andrew Belonsky

Today in Gay History: LA Law's Lesbian Kiss

The NBC legal series broke ground and started a trend to use same-sex smooches as a publicity stunt

By Andrew Belonsky

Today in Gay History: Ramon Novarro's Murder (and Birth)

The silent film star's career was overshadowed by his death.

By Andrew Belonsky

Today in Gay History: William Burroughs Turns 100

When William Burroughs turned 80, his work found yet another generation of fans. GARY INDIANA caught up with the writer, …

By Jerry Portwood

Today in Gay History: The Great ‘Was Langston Gay?’ Debate

Langston Hughes was gay. Get over it.

By Andrew Belonsky

Today in Gay History: Tallulah Bankhead, Hoover’s Favorite Diva

Bankhead was 'ambisextrous' and loved cocaine.

By Andrew Belonsky

Today in Gay History: Virginia Woolf's Orlando Says It All

10 pearls from the birthday girl’s gender-bending novel.

By Andrew Belonsky

Today in Gay History: Dreamboat Duncan Grant

Happy birthday to a handsome Scottish artist whose influence is still felt today.

By Andrew Belonsky

Today in Gay History: Real Gay on Public Television

Lance Loud broke barriers, with his best face forward.

By Andrew Belonsky

Today in Gay History: Britney Spears Released Her Debut Single

'...Baby One More Time' turns 15

By Out.com Editors

Today in Gay History: Rally for Rev. Robert Cromey, 1965

Gay-friendly preacher spread his message from coast-to-coast.

By Andrew Belonsky

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