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Gay History - February 9th: Irish Poet Brendan Behan, Marc '10½' Stevens, and Jerry Falwell Outs A Teletubby
February 9th. 1874 – Amy Lowell the American poet was born in Brookline. Massachusetts. A militant literary leader she thumbed her nose at the Boston Brahmans who raised her and outed herself. Her lover was actress Ada Dwyer Russell whom she called “Peter.” Russell is reputed to be the subject of Lowell’s more erotic works, …