Rosa von Praunheim Birthday, Date of Birth

Rosa von Praunheim

Rosa von Praunheim (born 25 November 1942) is a German film director, author, painter, and one of the most famous gay rights activists in the German-speaking world. In over 50 years, von Praunheim has made more than 150 films (short and feature-length films). His works influenced the development of LGBTQ rights movements worldwide.

He began his career associated to the New German Cinema as a senior member of the Berlin school of underground filmmaking. He took the artistic female name Rosa von Praunheim to remind people of the pink triangle that homosexuals had to wear in Nazi concentration camps, as well as the Frankfurt neighborhood of Praunheim where he grew up. A pioneer of Queer Cinema, von Praunheim has been an activist in the gay rights movement. He was an early advocate of AIDS awareness and safer sex, but has been a controversial figure even within the gay community. His films center on gay-related themes and strong female characters, are characterized by excess and employ a campy style. They have featured such personalities as Keith Haring, Larry Kramer, Diamanda Galás, William S. Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg, Judith Malina, Jeff Stryker, Jayne County, Divine and a row of Warhol superstars.

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Birthday, Date of Birth
Wednesday, November 25, 1942
Place of Birth
Riga
Age
79
Star Sign

The November 25, 1942 was a Wednesday under the star sign of . It was the 328 day of the year. President of the United States was Franklin D. Roosevelt.

If you were born on this day, you are 79 years old. Your last birthday was on the Thursday, November 25, 2021, 4 days ago. Your next birthday is on Friday, November 25, 2022, in 360 days. You have lived for 28,859 days, or about 692,625 hours, or about 41,557,518 minutes, or about seconds.

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News as it appeared on the front page of the New York Times on November 25, 1942

NEWS OF WOOD, FIELD AND STREAM

Date: 26 November 1942

By LINCOLN A. WERDEN

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Date: 26 November 1942

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Date: 25 November 1942

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Date: 26 November 1942

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Date: 26 November 1942

visit LaGuardia

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Date: 25 November 1942

By JANE HOLTReg. U.S. Pat. Off

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Date: 26 November 1942

By Telephone to THE NEW YORK TIMES

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Date: 25 November 1942

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PROF. JAN [t. PLANTENGA

Date: 26 November 1942

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