25 years ago today, larger-than-life drag queen Divine (born Harris Glenn Milstead) died of a heart attack in Los Angeles.

In 2000, on what would have been Divine’s 55th birthday, the Sun wrote:

People from all over the world gathered at Ruck’s Funeral Home in Towson to mourn the outrageous transvestite, who paved the way for such cross-dressing performers as Ru Paul and Dame Edna. And they have never forgotten the man described by family and friends as gentle, generous and funny.

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