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Australian lesbian pioneer Francesca Curtis dies aged 90

Australian lesbian pioneer Francesca Curtis dies aged 90

Francesca Curtis passed away on Christmas Eve, she was 90 years old. In October 1970, Curtis and her partner Phyllis Papps made history when they became the first lesbians to come out on national television in Australia. Appearing on the ABC program┬áThis Day Tonight,┬áCurtis and Papps gave television viewers a glimpse into their life as […]

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