(September 1, 1949 - living) U.S.A.
Leslie Feinberg - trans and gay (not to mention communist, feminist & other...) activist, partner and "beloved lesbian husband" of the writer Minnie Bruce Pratt. Leslie Feinberg was born female, but has lived as a male. Sie considers hirself a transgendered lesbian. Speaker and author of Stone Butch Blues (1993), Transgender Warriors: Making History from Joan of Arc to RuPaul (1996), and Drag King Dreams.
Leslie Feinberg is Jewish, and was born female. Feinberg prefers the gender-neutral pronouns "hir" and "ze". Feinberg writes: "I have shaped myself surgically and hormonally twice in my life, and I reserve the right to do it again."
Leslie Feinberg and her lover Minnie Bruce Pratt (1994)
Picture from: Robert Giard (photographer), Particular Voices: Portraits of Gay and Lesbian Writers