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Jorgensen, George Jr. (Jorgensen, Christine)

Born: 1926 AD
Died: 1989 AD, at 62 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Commoner, Photographers


1926 - Born on May 30th in Bronx, New York.

1945-1946 - Served the United States Army.

1952 - Was the first American to have sex reassignment surgery (male to female) performed in Denmark.

1967 - Wrote his autobiography, Christine Jorgensen: A Personal Autobiography.

1989 - Died on May 3rd in San Clemente General Hospital, San Clemente, California.


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