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PFC Franklin Edward "Frank" Kameny
Birth: May 21, 1925
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Oct. 11, 2011
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

age: 86 yrs 4 mos 20 days
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Wikipedia Bio
The Kameny Papers

Frank Kameny was "one of the most significant figures" in the American gay rights movement. In 1957, Kameny was dismissed from his position as an astronomer in the Army Map Service in Washington, D.C. because of his homosexuality, leading him to begin "a Herculean struggle with the American establishment" that would "spearhead a new period of militancy in the homosexual rights movement of the early 1960s".
 
 
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FRANKLIN E / KAMENY / PFC / US ARMY / WORLD WAR II / MAY 21 1925 / OCT 11 2011 / GERMANY
 
Burial:
Congressional Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
 
Created by: Marilyn
Record added: Oct 12, 2011
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PFC Franklin Edward Frank Kameny
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PFC Franklin Edward Frank Kameny
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PFC Franklin Edward Frank Kameny
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