Archive for the Individual Category

DICK UYVARI

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 2006 [now deceased] Since 1979, Dick Uyvari has been a major force in Chicago’s organized lesbian, gay, […]

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JACQUES CRISTION

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 2013 [Posthumous] Lifelong Chicagoan, Jacques Cristion was introduced to Chicago’s drag scene during the 1950s by a […]

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VERA WASHINGTON

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 2007 For more than 25 years, Vera Washington has served Chicago’s LGBT communities as an organizer, promoter, […]

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KATHY CALDWELL

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 2017 Chicago native Kathy Caldwell has served the city for the past twenty-two years as a police […]

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ALICIA T. VEGA

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 2017 Chicago native Alicia T. Vega has a long history of community leadership starting in the early […]

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TIMOTHY STEWART-WINTER

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 2017 Timothy Stewart-Winter is the author of “Queer Clout: Chicago and the Rise of Gay Politics”. “Queer […]

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DULCE QUINTERO

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 2017 Hailing from Tijuana, Mexico, Dulce Quintero is a proud and out LGBTQ leader, activist, and passionate […]

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GLEN PIETRANDONI

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 2017 Glen Pietrandoni was born in Oak Park, Illinois, in 1956. After graduating from the St. Louis […]

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MARK NAGEL

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 2017 (now deceased) After joining Gay Chicago Magazine in 1993, Mark Nagel quickly realized the power the […]

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GREER LANKTON (1958-1996)

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 2017 [Posthumous] Born to a Presbyterian minister in Flint, Michigan, and raised in Park Forest, Illinois, Greer […]

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