John Henry Mackay
John Henry Mackay (6 February 1864 – 16 May 1933) was an individualist anarchist, thinker and writer. Born in Scotland and raised in Germany, Mackay was the author of Die Anarchisten (The Anarch...
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Charlotte von Mahlsdorf
Charlotte von Mahlsdorf (18 March 1928 – 30 April 2002) was the founder of the Gründerzeit Museum (a museum of everyday items) in Berlin-Mahlsdorf.
Von Mahlsdorf was born Lothar Berfelde, to paren...
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Johann Joachim Winckelmann
Johann Joachim Winckelmann (9 December 1717 – 8 June 1768) was a German art historian and archaeologist. He was a pioneering Hellenist who first articulated the difference between Greek, Greco-Roman a...
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Martin Dannecker
Martin Dannecker (born 1942 in Oberndorf am Neckar) is a German sexologist and author.Dannecker was born in Oberndorf am Neckar. After his schooling, he initially entered industrial retailing and late...
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Bruno Vogel
Bruno Vogel (1898–1987) was a German pacifist and writer.
Bruno Vogel was born on September 29, 1898 in Leipzig. He spent his childhood in Bohemia. In 1916, he fought in the First World War, firs...
Scientific-Humanitarian Committee
The Scientific-Humanitarian Committee (Wissenschaftlich-humanitäres Komitee, WhK) was founded in Berlin on the 14th or 15 May 1897, to campaign for social recognition of gay, bisexual and transgender ...
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Friedrich Radszuweit
Friedrich Radszuweit (born 15 April 1876- 15 March 1932) was a German manager, publisher, and author.
Radszuweit was born in Königsberg. He moved to Berlin in 1901 and opened a shop for women's cl...
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Thomas Grossmann
Thomas Grossmann (born June 1, 1951 in Hamburg, Germany) is a psychologist, psychotherapist and author.
Grossmann studied psychology and economics in Hamburg and now writes about LGBT topics. Gro...
Sebastian Bleisch
Sebastian Bleisch (born June 10, 1957), real name Norbert Bleisch, is a German writer and film director of gay pornographic movies which feature in part underage actors.
Born in Schwerin in the fo...
Rüdiger Lautmann
Rüdiger Lautmann (born December 22, 1935) is a German professor of sociology and one of the most prominent LGBT scholars in Germany.
Born in Koblenz, Lautmann lived during his childhood in Düsseld...
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Traude Bührmann
Traude Bührmann (born 26 November 1942 in Essen) is a German writer, journalist, photographer and translator.After high-school, Bührmann made a commercial apprenticeship and a two-year stay in London ...
David Berger (theologian)
David Berger (born March 8, 1968 in Würzburg) is a German theologian, author and gay activist.
From 1991 to 1998 Berger studied philosophy, Roman Catholic theology and German language and literatu...
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Oswalt Kolle
Oswalt Kolle (2 October 1928, Kiel – 24 September 2010, Amsterdam) was a German sex educator, who became famous during the late 1960s and early 1970s for his numerous pioneering books and films on hum...
Manuela Kay
Manuela Kay (born 1964 in Berlin) is a German lesbian journalist, writer, film-maker, and magazine editor.
After finishing her studies, Kay worked as a journalist on various radio programmes. She ...
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Hanns Heinz Ewers
Hanns Heinz Ewers (3 November 1871 in Düsseldorf – 12 June 1943 in Berlin) was a German actor, poet, philosopher, and writer of short stories and novels. While he wrote on a wide range of subjects, he...
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Frank Ripploh
Frank Ripploh (September 2, 1949 – June 22, 2002) was a German actor, film director, and author. He is best remembered for his semi-autobiographical 1981 movie Taxi zum Klo. The film, produced on a ...
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Katia Mann
Katia Mann (born Katharina Hedwig Pringsheim; July 24, 1883 – April 25, 1980) was the youngest child and only daughter (among four sons) of the German Jewish mathematician and artist Alfred Prin...
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Monika Treut
Monika Treut (born April 6, 1954 in Mönchengladbach) is a German filmmaker.
Monika Treut was born on April 6, 1954 in Mönchengladbach, North Rhine-Westphalia, in what was then West Germany. She at...
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Joseph Friedrich Abert
Joseph Friedrich Abert (June 11, 1879 - October 25, 1959, in Würzburg) was a German historian and archivist.
Abert was born in 1879 in Würzburg. His uncle was the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Bamb...
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Eric Stenbock
Count Eric Stanislaus (or Stanislaus Eric) Stenbock (12 March [O.S. 29 February] 1860 – 26 April [O.S. 14 April] 1895) was a Baltic Swedish poet and writer of macab...
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Richard Plant (writer)
Richard Plant (July 22, 1910 – March 3, 1998) was a German-American writer. He is said to have written, in addition to the works published under his own name, several detective novels or Kriminalroman...
Werner Veigel
Werner Veigel (9 November 1928 – 2 May 1995) was a Dutch-born German journalist and news presenter.Veigel was born in Den Haag, the son of a German salesman. After his education he successfully ...
Claudia Schoppmann
Claudia Schoppmann (b. 1958, 17 February, in Stuttgart) is a German historian and author.Schoppmann studied history, communication studies and the German language, first at University of Münster and l...
Thomas Hermanns
Thomas Hermanns (born 5 March 1963) is a German TV-presenter, director, TV-author and comedian. He is known for his comedy-show Quatsch Comedy Club.Hermanns was born in Bochum. During his childhood he...
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