Gay History – October 4: Female Trouble Opens, E.M. Forster, and the Shocking Abuse of AIDS Patient Morgan MacDonald
October 4th: 1913 - E.M. Forster finished writing his novel "Maurice". 1974: John Waters' follow-up to Pink Flamingos. 1983: In a landmark move, the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) voted to support gay rights legislation.Female Trouble, starring the late, great Divine opens in theaters.