MESHELL NDEGEOCELLO (@OfficialMeshell) is an American singer-songwriter, rapper, bassist, and vocalist. Her music incorporates a wide variety of influences, including funk, soul, hip hop, reggae, R, rock, and jazz.
Jackie Bross, left, was a young openly gay woman who worked at a die plant during World War II, was arrested in 1943 for wearing men's fly-front pants. She was subject to six months of psychiatric evaluation for her crime. Her court case resulted in the law being changed to account for people who may not have deliberately tried to conceal their sex."