Jim Foster, 55, a founder of the gay movement in the...

Deaths eleswhere

November 03, 1990

Jim Foster, 55, a founder of the gay movement in the United States, died Wednesday in San Francisco of complications from AIDS. A longtime Democratic Party organizer, he became the first openly gay person to address a national political gathering at the party's 1972 national convention in Miami.

Baltimore Sun Articles
|
|
|
Please note the green-lined linked article text has been applied commercially without any involvement from our newsroom editors, reporters or any other editorial staff.