The Buzz on transgender is really the most confusing one because the meaning of this word is still evolving.
The Transman is female by birth and has gender identity as that of a male.
However, it should be noted that transgender people are standing out in limelight and are truly popular for what they are and for their achievements.Besides to being caught up in the controversies every now and then, they are achieving success in every field, from fashion to business. They haven’t taken anything granted. They worked hard to gain their position in our so called- society.
Here is a list that discusses some of the most famous personalities who fall under this category.
13 Most Famous Transgender Woman To Man
This beard, tattooed hunk originally born as a female native to Long Island on July 16, 1987.He is an NYC blogger and a trans bodybuilder. He was featured on the cover of Men’s Health magazine in the year 2015. He also has the credibility of being the first transgender model ever featured on the popular Gay Times magazine. His fame does not stop over there. He is quite popular on the social media with strong follower count. He has over 100,000 followers on Instagram and 100, 000 on Youtube. The recorded videos of his transition went viral on the internet and this propelled him to hit the top position on the leaderboard.
The icon in the(Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender) community is born on June 5, 1972 in the San Fernando Valley area of Los Angeles, California.He is an adult filmmaker. His life was not so easy, it’s a tensed one. He was marked as the tomboy during his childhood and adolescent. At age 16, his secondary sex characteristics began to develop and making his life a total mess. He was sent for therapy after a suicidal gesture in high school. He even worked as a female professional model for few years. He was dissatisfied with his very own identity and existence due to unawareness of the treatments available for gender dysphoria. In 2007, he was the winner of the “Transsexual Performer of the Year” which is Adult Video News Award. Currently, he is working as an advocate, lecturer, educator, and writer, apart from running his own production company, known as Buck Angel Entertainment.
3.Loren Rex Cameron
Cameron is born in 1959 in Pasadena, California.He is an American photographer, author, and a transsexual activist. His work includes portraiture and self-portraiture of lesbian and transsexual bodies in both clothed and nude form. Cameron was encountered homophobic hostility in the small place where he lived. In 1987, when he was 16, he began his transgender surgery female to male. From that time he started his photography and documented his own transition from female to male. Along with his own transition photography, he started to photograph other transsexuals as well.In San Francisco, Minneapolis and Los Angeles, his photographs had been shown in solo exhibitions by 1995. In the year 1996, he received many certificates of recognition that include two Lambda Literary awards as well.
BalianBuschbaum is born on July 14, 1980, in Ulm. He is a former German pole vaulter. He was the second best female pole vaulter of Germany. His personal best as an athlete is 4.70 meters. Due to his persistent injury, in 2007, he announced a retirement and also expressed his desire to start gender reassignment therapy. In 2008 he officially changed his name from Yvonne Buschbaumto “BalianBuschbaum”, after the blacksmith in the movie “Kingdom of Heaven”. Later in the same year, he underwent gender reassignment surgery to become a man. The athlete underwent extensive transgender woman to man surgery. Buschbaum had shortly-cropped hair which always gave boyish look. After surgery, the voice is much deeper and now the facial hair and muscles are growing. He also has a new ID card named as BalianBuschbaum.
Ian is born on May 28, 1968, in Portland, Maine. He is andashing American stand-up comedian. He is popularly known for using his transsexuality as material in his performances. He is popular in the LGBT pop culture community.He has worked hard and has performed with Margaret Cho and many other famous celebrities. He has a huge fan following and his fans supported his Kickstarter campaign largely.Ian has appeared on various television and radio programs and spoken at numerous universities. He has performed the comedy all over the country. With his humorous way, he has eliminated a lot of myths about trans men.
Rocco Kayiatos is popularly known as Katastrophe which is his stage name. He is an American hip-hop rapper/ recording artist and producer. He is located in the San Francisco Bay Area.Katastrophe is credited as the first openly transgender singer in the hip-hop genre. In 1997, Kayiatos began competing in poetry slams. He had poems on four compilation CDs when he was just a teenager. In October 2009, Kayiatos and Amos Mac founded Original Plumbing which is the first magazine by and for the trans men. In the year 2002, he started making beats. The hip-hop rapper, raps about lives lived outside the mainstreams of gender, education, and culture.
Lucas Silveria is born in 1979 in Canada.He made history by being the first openly trans man in a rock band, signed by a major record label. He is a vocalist, guitarist, and songwriter for The Cliks. He also has released a new solo album.At the age of 3, he wanted to have penis like his brother and asked his mother to buy the same for him. At the age of about 14 or 15, he heard about transgender people for the very first time on Geraldo Rivera. Then he decided to live as a gay and in the year 2010, he took up the transgender woman to man surgery.
Krieger is born on 20th July, 1966. He was a German shot putter. At first, he competed as a woman on the East German athletics team. He was given anabolic steroids without his knowledge and was doped systematically from his early teens. This eventually resulted in making him more and more masculine in appearance. He developed male characteristics by age of 18. In 1990, he retired from the sport. In 1997, he underwent sex reassignment surgery to become a trans man. He was bold enough to say it publicly that ‘he wishes he had not been doped so that he could have discovered for himself the actual transition and what his gender preference was’.
Thomas Beatie is born on January 20, 1974. He gained massive international attention for being the most visible “pregnant” men in the world. He was born female. Until mid-twenties, he lived his life as a woman. In 2002, he started taking male hormone therapy and underwent transgender woman to man surgery. However, he decided to retain his female sex organs. He and his wife used artificial insemination as his wife could not conceive and was infertile. He was pregnant with triplets but had a miscarriage unfortunately at the time of delivery. Later, again he had managed to have three children and again he has resumed his male hormone therapy. He is an author, public speaker, and advocate who rose his voice against transgender and sexuality issues. He basically focuses on trans fertility and reproductive rights.
Ryan Sallans is born as Kimberly Ann Sallans in 1979. Currently, he is an American LGBT, rights advocate and public speaker. He educates people, college youth about transgender issues and changing nature of the healthcare system. For several years, he underwent his transformation which was completed in the year 2005. He had bilateral mastectomy before hormone therapy and many more transition surgeries. In 2007 and 2009, he was featured on “Larry King Live!” and the LOGO channel. He has also featured in various publications and magazines like Closer Magazine, the Salina Journal, The Reader, etc.
He is born on March 4, 1969 to the very famous American performers Sonny and Cher as a daughter. Chastity Bono was thus raised in the public eye. At the age 25, she was a lesbian before she could realize that she was actually a transgender. Bono then underwent a transgender woman to man surgery.
He is a transgender comedian and public speaker. He uses his transgender identity in his comedy. He is a comedy writer for the Feast of Fun podcast. He is involved in educating people about the transgender issues and shares his story as well. He has been featured in The Advocate as one of “The top 7 Transgender Comedians” and “7 LGBT Comics”.
Jay Kelly is born as a female and was originally named Jaya by his parents. At the age of 6 or 7, Jaya slowly started to identify her gender and knew she was a boy. Now, he is 16 and going with the name “Jay”.
So, does this list has any of your favorite celebrity? Do you know that he is a transgender woman to man?speak out.