August 24, 1945 — Global Women’s History Marsha P. Johnson, born Malcolm Michaels Jr., American gay liberation activist and self-identified drag queen was born. via August 24, 1945 — Global Women’s History Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... Related By lgbttorontofilmfestival Festival occurring twice a year. In Toronto in June. And in Los Angeles in September. Showcasing the best of LGBT Short Films and Screenplays from around the world. View all of lgbttorontofilmfestival's posts.