★ Michele Bruno
Michele Bruno was a South African drag Queen and hairdresser. Bruno lived in Johannesburg and began performing drag in the 1960s, and in 1969 became the first Miss Gay South Africa.
1. Biography. (Биография)
Bruno was born in 1941, and his parents were Italian immigrants to South Africa. By 1960, Bruno was performing as a drag Queen, although his day job was a barbershop in Johannesburg. Bruno used masculine pronouns and was considered "gender-variant"."
In 1960, Bruno participated in the first commercial drag show at the Jewish Guild theater. Bruno gained some notoriety after being arrested for "disguising himself as a woman" in the Forest city RAID of 1966. Brunos name, along with other participants, was printed in the newspaper. In 1969, Bruno was named the first Miss Gay South Africa.
Bruno continued to work as a hairdresser until his death in 2016. He was one of the exhibits of the exhibition at the Museum of Africa "traces of Joburg."Brunos 1997 oral history and an archive of materials preserved by Bruno are part of the Gay and Lesbian Memory in Action GALA collection.
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