On This Day: October 15th, 1999

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On This Day: October 15th, 1999

October 15th, 1999

The H.I.S. Kings hosted “The First International Drag King Extravaganza,” a festival that drew 600+ people to Columbus to discuss, perform, and celebrate female-to-male drag performance.


  • Rosenberg, Miles. “Drag King Conference Celebrates Collaboration, Performance.” 22 October 1999. Gay People’s Chronicle, 8 May 2010.
  • Troka, Donna Jean. “The History of the First International Drag King Extravaganza.” October 2003. IDKE Board: International Drag King Community Extravaganza, 8 May 2010.
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