Obit Kameny

October 12, 2011 - 6:20 AM
FILE - In this June 1, 2009 file photo, Frank Kameny is seen in his home in Washington. Frank Kameny, who was fired from his job as a government astronomer in 1957 for being homosexual and later became a pioneer in the gay rights movement, died Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2011. He was 86. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)