Archive for the 1996 Category

TONI ARMSTRONG, JR.

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1997 A leader since the 1970s in documenting, producing, and performing lesbian and feminist music, Toni Armstrong, […]

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TIFFANI ST. CLOUD

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1996 By age 18 in 1996, Tiffani St. Cloud had become a chief motivating force behind formation […]

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NORM SLOAN

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1996 As a volunteer registrar Norm Sloan registered at least 38,000 voters between 1988 and 1996. In […]

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CHARLOTTE NEWFELD

FRIEND OF THE COMMUNITY | Inducted 1996 Since the early 1970s, Charlotte Newfeld has been a vocal friend to gay […]

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IFTI NASIM

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1996 [Now Deceased] Born in Pakistan, Ifti Nasim wrote “Narman”, an award winning book of Urdu poetry […]

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MARY F. MORTEN

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1996 The first African American president of the National Organization for Women’s Chicago chapter, Mary F. Morten […]

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TONY MIDNITE

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1996 [Now Deceased] After coming to Chicago in 1951 as a female impersonator, Tony Midnite opened a […]

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FRANKIE KNUCKLES

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1996 [Now Deceased] As a producer, remixer, and DJ, Frankie Knuckles is the inventor and popularized of […]

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GREGORY “GREG” HARRIS

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1996 Since 1992, as an openly gay man living with AIDS, Greg Harris has been chief of […]

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ARLENE HALKO

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1996 [Now Deceased] After joining Dignity/Chicago in 1975, Arlene Halko became its first lesbian president and was […]

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