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Sign: San Francisco - Rainbow Honor Walk - Christine Jorgensen

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590 Castro St, San Francisco, CA 94114, USA
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Christine Jorgensen
(1926-1989)
American entertainer whose highly publicized gender change in the 1950s first brought widespread mainstream attention to transgender issues
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rainbow honor walk
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The rainbow honor walk track was established to mark people from the LGBT community from around the world who left their mark on the society.
The track is in the business district of the Castro neighborhood which is considered the cultural center of the LGBT community.

On the current tile, Christine Jorgensen that after her military service as a man she underwent sex change surgery and was the first to be published following the operation



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