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1: Seneca Falls Women's Rights Convention.
2: Whitman Publishes Leaves of Grass.
3: Mary Edwards Walker is Awarded the Medal of Honor.
4: Karl Heinrich Ulrichs Speaks Publicly for Gay and Lesbian Rights.
5: Kertbeny Coins the Terms “Homosexual” and “Heterosexual”.
6: Westphal Advocates Medical Treatment for Sexual Inversion.
7: United Kingdom Criminalizes “Gross Indecency”.
8: Two-Spirit American Indian Visits Washington, D.C..
9: Alice Mitchell Found Guilty of Murdering Her Lover.
10: Oscar Wilde is Convicted of Gross Indecency.
11: Der Eigene Is Published as First Journal on Homosexuality.
12: Raffalovich Publishes Uranisme et Unisexualite.
13: Ellis Publishes Sexual Inversion.
14: Hirschfeld Founds the Scientific-Humanitarian Committee.
15: Transgender Reporter Covers Spanish-American War Revolts.
16: Police Arrest “Los 41” in Mexico City.
17: Stein Writes Q.E.D..
18: Freud Rejects Third-Sex Theory.
19: Friedlaender Breaks with the Scientific-Humanitarian Committee.
20: The Eulenburg Affair Scandalizes Germany's Leadership.
21: Carpenter Publishes The Intermediate Sex.
22: Barney Opens Her Paris Salon.
23: Robles Fights in the Mexican Revolution.
24: U.S. Navy Launches Sting Operation Against “Sexual Perverts”.
25: Gays and Lesbians Contribute to the Harlem Renaissance.
26: The God of Vengeance Opens on Broadway.
27: Gide Publishes the Signed Edition of Corydon.
28: Gerber Founds the Society for Human Rights.
29: Wales Padlock Law Censors Risque Theater.
30: Hall Publishes The Well of Loneliness.
31: Davis's Research Identifies Lesbian Sexuality as Common and Normal.
32: Pandora's Box Opens.
33: Hollywood Bans “Sexual Perversion” in Films.
34: Nazis Persecute Homosexuals.
35: Hitler's Night of the Long Knives.
36: Isherwood Publishes Goodbye to Berlin.
37: Thompson v. Aldredge Dismisses Sodomy Charges Against Lesbians.
38: Golden Age of American Gay Literature.
39: Vice Versa Is Published as First Lesbian Periodical.
40: Kinsey Publishes Sexual Behavior in the Human Male.
41: Mattachine Society Is Founded.
42: George Jorgensen Becomes Christine Jorgensen.
43: APA Classifies Homosexuality as a Mental Disorder.
44: ONE, Inc., Is Founded.
45: U.S. Law Prohibits Gay and Lesbian Immigration.
46: Kinsey Publishes Sexual Behavior in the Human Female.
47: One Magazine Begins Publication.
48: Evelyn Hooker Debunks Beliefs That Homosexuality Is a “Sickness”.
49: U.S. President Eisenhower Prohibits Federal Employment of Lesbians and Gays.
50: Daughters of Bilitis Founded as First National Lesbian Group in United States.
51: Baldwin Publishes Giovanni's Room.
52: Foster Publishes Sex Variant Women in Literature.
53: United Kingdom's Sexual Offences Act Becomes Law.
54: The Wolfenden Report Calls for Decriminalizing Private Consensual Sex.
55: First National Lesbian Conference Convenes.
56: Illinois Legalizes Consensual Homosexual Sex.
57: Sarria Is First Out Gay or Lesbian Candidate for Public Office.
58: Rechy Publishes City of Night.
59: Rustin Organizes the March on Washington.
60: Revolutionary Cuba Imprisons Gays.
61: First North American Conference of Homophile Organizations Convenes.
62: Queer Youth Fight Police Harassment at Compton's Cafeteria in San Francisco.
63: First Gender Identity Clinic Opens and Provides Gender Reassignment Surgery.
64: Los Angeles Advocate Begins Publication.
65: CBS Airs CBS Reports: The Homosexuals.
66: First Student Homophile League Is Formed.
67: U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Law Preventing Immigration of Gays and Lesbians.
68: United Kingdom Decriminalizes Homosexual Sex.
69: Oscar Wilde Memorial Bookshop Opens as First Gay Bookstore.
70: NACHO Formally Becomes the First Gay Political Coalition.
71: Metropolitan Community Church Is Founded.
72: Nuestro Mundo Forms as First Queer Organization in Argentina.
73: Gay Catholics Found Dignity.
74: Stonewall Rebellion Ignites Modern Gay and Lesbian Rights Movement.
75: Gay Liberation Front Is Formed.
76: Canada Decriminalizes Homosexual Acts.
77: Time Magazine Issues “The Homosexual in America”.
78: Amazon Bookstore Opens as First Feminist-Lesbian Book Shop.
79: Lavender Menace Protests Homophobia in Women's Movement.
80: Radicalesbians Issues “The Woman Identified Woman” Manifesto.
81: First Lesbian and Gay Pride March in the United States.
82: Del Martin Quits Gay Liberation Movement.
83: Kameny Is First Out Candidate for U.S. Congress.
84: Lesbian Tide Publishes Its First Issue.
85: Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Center Is Founded.
86: The Gay Book Award Debuts.
87: The Body Politic Begins Publication.
88: Local Governments Pass Antidiscrimination Laws.
89: First Gay and Lesbian Synagogue in the United States Is Formed.
90: Equal Rights Amendment Fails State Ratification.
91: First Out Gay Minister Is Ordained.
92: Jordan Becomes First Black Congresswoman from the South.
93: Brown Publishes Rubyfruit Jungle.
94: Naiad Press Is Founded.
95: National Gay Task Force Is Formed.
96: Olivia Records Is Founded.
97: Roe v. Wade Legalizes Abortion and Extends Privacy Rights.
98: U.S. Supreme Court Supports Local Obscenity Laws.
99: American Bar Association Calls for Repeal of Laws Against Consensual Sex.
100: Lesbian Herstory Archives Is Founded.
101: Lambda Legal Authorized to Practice Law.
102: Homosexuality Is Delisted by the APA.
103: Bisexual Forum Is Founded.
104: The Front Runner Makes The New York Times Best-Seller List.
105: Antigay and Antilesbian Organizations Begin to Form.
106: Abzug and Koch Attempt to Amend the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
107: Lesbian Connection Begins Publication.
108: Noble Is First Out Lesbian or Gay Person to Win State-Level Election.
109: First Gay and Lesbian Archives Is Founded.
110: First Novel About Coming Out to Parents Is Published.
111: Gay American Indians Is Founded.
112: Rule Publishes Lesbian Images.
113: Gay Latino Alliance Is Formed.
114: U.S. Civil Service Commission Prohibits Discrimination Against Federal Employees.
115: Anna Crusis Women's Choir Is Formed.
116: U.S. Supreme Court Rules in “Crimes Against Nature” Case.
117: Foucault Publishes Volume I of L’Histoire de la sexualité.
118: Katz Publishes First Lesbian and Gay History Anthology.
119: Army Reservist Ben-Shalom Sues for Reinstatement.
120: Michigan Womyn's Music Festival Holds Its First Gathering.
121: Anita Bryant Campaigns Against Gay and Lesbian Rights.
122: Combahee River Collective Issues “A Black Feminist Statement”.
123: National Women's Conference Convenes.
124: Quebec Includes Lesbians and Gays in Its Charter of Human Rights and Freedoms.
125: Toronto Police Raid Offices of The Body Politic.
126: Harry Benjamin International Gender Dysphoria Association Is Founded.
127: Lesbian and Gay Workplace Movement Is Founded.
128: U.S. Supreme Court Distinguishes Between “Indecent” and “Obscene”.
129: International Lesbian and Gay Association Is Founded.
130: Antigay and Antilesbian Briggs Initiative Is Defeated.
131: White Murders Politicians Moscone and Milk.
132: Moral Majority Is Founded.
133: First Gay British Television Series Airs.
134: First March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights.
135: First National Third World Lesbian and Gay Conference Conveness.
136: Lesbian and Gay Asian Collective is Founded.
137: Alyson Begins Publishing Gay and Lesbian Books.
138: Rich Publishes “Compulsory Heterosexuality and Lesbian Existence”.
139: Gay Writers Form the Violet Quill.
140: Human Rights Campaign Fund is Founded.
141: U.S. Navy Investigates the USS Norton Sound in Antilesbian Witch Hunt.
142: Canadian Gay Postal Workers Secure Union Protections.
143: Faderman Publishes Surpassing the Love of Men.
144: Gay and Lesbian Palimony Suits Emerge.
145: Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays Is Founded.
146: This Bridge Called My Back Is Published.
147: GALA Choruses Is Formed.
148: Toronto Police Raid Gay Bathhouses.
149: Reports of Rare Diseases Mark Beginning of AIDS Epidemic.
150: San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus Concert Tour.
151: Kitchen Table: Women of Color Press Is Founded.
152: New York City Gay Men's Chorus Performs at Carnegie Hall.
153: Lesbian and Gay Youth Protection Institute Is Founded.
154: Lorde's Autobiography Zami Is Published.
155: Lesbian Academic and Activist Sues University of California for Discrimination.
156: Wisconsin Enacts First Statewide Gay and Lesbian Civil Rights Law.
157: Gay-Related Immunodeficiency Is Renamed AIDS.
158: First Gay Games Are Held in San Francisco.
159: Studds Is First Out Gay Man in the U.S. Congress.