After a groundbreaking career in film, Akerman died by suicide on Monday in Paris.

October 08 2015 2:49 PM

The 16-year-old transgender boy, a fierce advocate for LGBT and racial justice, lost his battle with depression and took his life Monday.

September 30 2015 6:45 PM Updated

McNeill spoke out for LGBT equality in the church and the world at large, in defiance of the Catholic hierarchy.

September 28 2015 10:27 PM

In addition to her extensive work in animation, the out Bernstein helped start a fund for cancer research.

September 24 2015 7:31 PM

Berra partnered with Athlete Ally, a group working for LGBT equality, and was a consistent champion of the underdog.

September 23 2015 8:03 PM

Larson, a rare out gay actor in 1950s Hollywood, was best known as Superman's sidekick Jimmy Olsen but was a man of many other talents.

September 21 2015 6:25 PM

The gay icon has passed away after a long battle with breast cancer.

September 19 2015 10:56 PM

Sacks wrote about his patients in books such as Awakenings and his life, including his sexuality, in the memoir On the Move.

August 31 2015 3:38 PM

Bond was a supporter of marriage equality, comprehensive LGBT civil rights legislation, and more.

August 16 2015 1:32 PM

Recently-deceased designer Elio Fiorucci was much-loved for his disco-era fashions, as well as his free-wheeling stores, which served as incubators for Andy Warhol, Klaus Nomi, and Marc Jacobs.

July 23 2015 8:49 PM