Archive for the 1997 Category

DAVID G. OSTROW , M.D., Ph.D.

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1997 He has been a bold, innovative leader in addressing critical issues of gay men’s health for […]

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LARRY MCKEON

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1997 [Now Deceased] He made a historic, indelible mark on Chicago politics in 1996 by winning an […]

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CORINNE J. KAWECKI

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1997 Beginning in 1985, she became a quiet but indefatigable volunteer and leader as Horizons Community Services. […]

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RICK KARLIN

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1997 For more than 20 years, he has been a visible public figure in print and onstage. […]

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JOHN HAMMELL

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1997 [Posthumous] As an American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois lawyer, he fought for any and lesbian […]

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IDA GREATHOUSE

FRIEND OF THE COMMUNITY | Inducted 1997 [Posthumous] Born in 1952, as a mother and activist she drew national attention to […]

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DIGNITY CHICAGO

ORGANIZATION | Inducted 1997 Since 1972, the local Dignity chapter has served the needs of gay and lesbian Roman Catholics and […]

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JAMES C. DARBY

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1997 After co-founding the Chicago chapter of Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Veterans of America, he tirelessly promoted […]

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ROGER “RJ” CHAFFIN

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1997 [Now Deceased] One of Chicago’s most visible gay businesspersons for more than 25 years and a […]

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MIGUEL AYALA

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1997 He helped to start the first school-approved organization for lesbian, bisexual, and gay students in any […]

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