Gay Rugby Player, LGBTQ activist and former bobsledder SIMON DUNN dies aged 35

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  It’s sad enough whenever there is a ‘death’ in our LGBTQ community but it’s particularly wretched when one is taken way before their time.  It has just been announced that Simon Dunn, the Australian rugby player, activist, and former bobsledder has passed away at age 35. Dunn was the first openly gay man to … Continue reading

GIna Lollobrigida fabulous Italian movie star from the golden age of Hollywood dies

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  Gina Lollobrigida, the fabulous Italian movie actress who became one of the post-World War II era’s first major European sex symbols, died on Monday in Rome. She was 95.   In the 1950’s Lollobrigida emerged as the face of la dolce vita, a siren beckoning Romans to once again indulge, celebrate and embrace. Ms. Lollobrigida … Continue reading

SYLVIA SIMS who starred in ViCTIM in 1961 the very first UK film about homosexuality has died aged 89

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  The veteran British actress Sylvia Sims has died aged 89, and whilst ‘younger fands’ will remember her playing  the Queen Mother opposite Dame Helen Mirren in the 2006 film The Queen, she will always be in Queerguru’s heart and  mind for her performance in  The Victim  in 1961 This British neo noir suspense was a … Continue reading

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