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Harris Glenn Milstead (born October 19, 1945 in Towson, Maryland - died March 7, 1988) was better known by his drag persona Divine. divine glen milstead dogs File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... divine glen milstead dogs File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... October 19 is the 291st day of the year (292nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1945 was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... Towson is a census-designated place located in Baltimore County, Maryland. ... State nickname: Old Line State; Free State Other U.S. States Capital Annapolis Largest city Baltimore Governor Robert L. Ehrlich Official languages English Area 32,160 km² (42nd)  - Land 25,338 km²  - Water 6,968 km² (21%) Population (2000)  - Population 5,296,486 (19th)  - Density 165 /km² (5th) Admittance into... March 7 is the 66th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (67th in Leap years). ... 1988 is a leap year starting on a Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Drag queens Luc DArcy and Jerry Cyr and friend at Montreals 2003 Divers/Cité pride parade See also entry Chris Herbold Drag queens are performers - usually gay men, sometimes transgendered women - who dress in drag, clothing associated with the female gender, usually highly exaggerated versions thereof. ...


Born to Bernard and Diana Francis Milstead, at the age of 12 the family moved to Lutherville, a suburb of Baltimore. John Waters was a childhood friend whom he met while living there. City nickname: Charm City Location in the state of Maryland Founded 30 July 1729 County Independent city Mayor Martin OMalley (Dem) Area  - Total  - Water 1,214. ... Photo of John Waters by Robert Birnbaum John Waters (born April 29, 1946) is an American filmmaker. ...


Divine starred in a number of films, and was particularly well known as being part of the regular crew known as the Dreamlanders that appeared in many of John Waters earlier works such as Pink Flamingos, Female Trouble, Polyester, and Hairspray. Repeating their successful pairing in Polyester, in 1985 Divine appeared opposite Tab Hunter in their bigger hit Lust in the Dust. The Dreamlanders are a crew of regulars in John Waters movies. ... Pink Flamingos is a 1972 film directed by John Waters. ... Female Trouble is a 1974 film by Baltimore, Maryland filmmaker John Waters starring Divine, Edith Massey, Cookie Mueller, Mink Stole, Mary Vivian Pearce and David Lochary. ... Polyester, a 1981 John Waters movie starring Divine, Tab Hunter, Edith Massey, Mink Stole, and Stiv Bators. ... The American movie Hairspray (1988) was directed by John Waters. ... Tab Hunter (born 11 July 1931 in New York City) was one of many Hollywood B-picture actors whose rights were owned by the studios. ... Lust in the Dust is a movie starring Divine and Tab Hunter. ...


In the 1980s, Glenn's music was a hit through America, Europe, and Australia. His music had progressive house techno beats with energizing lyrics that appealed to synth boppers.

"Glenn was born before civil rights, gay rights, or women's rights...God doesn't want people created out of a Xerox machine...The tragedy is that Glenn was cut off right at the point of becoming who he really was, and the world will never see how that flower could have unfolded."
—Reverend Leland Higginbotham in his Eulogy at Divine's funeral; Baltimore, Maryland, March, 1988 City nickname: Charm City Location in the state of Maryland Founded 30 July 1729 County Independent city Mayor Martin OMalley (Dem) Area  - Total  - Water 1,214. ... For alternative meanings, see March (disambiguation). ... 1988 is a leap year starting on a Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Divine died from an enlarged heart.


He is also remembered as a major character in the documentary homage Divine Trash (1998) by Steve Yeager, covering the life and work of John Waters.

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Filmography

Eat Your Makeup is a 1968 film by Baltimore, Maryland, USA filmmaker John Waters starring Divine, Mary Vivian Pearce, David Lochary, and Maelcum Soul. ... 1968 was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1968 calendar). ... Mondo Trasho is a 1969 film by Baltimore, Maryland filmmaker John Waters starring Divine, Mary Vivian Pearce, David Lochary and Mink Stole. ... 1969 was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1969 calendar). ... The Diane Linkletter Story is a 1969 short film by Baltimore, Maryland, USA filmmaker John Waters starring Divine, Mary Vivian Pearce and David Lochary. ... 1969 was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1969 calendar). ... Multiple Maniacs is a 1970 film by Baltimore, Maryland, USA filmmaker John Waters starring Divine, Mary Vivian Pearce, David Lochary, Mink Stole, and Cookie Mueller. ... 1970 was a common year starting on Thursday. ... Pink Flamingos is a 1972 film directed by John Waters. ... 1972 was a leap year that started on a Saturday. ... Female Trouble is a 1974 film by Baltimore, Maryland filmmaker John Waters starring Divine, Edith Massey, Cookie Mueller, Mink Stole, Mary Vivian Pearce and David Lochary. ... 1974 is a common year starting on Tuesday (click on link for calendar). ... Polyester, a 1981 John Waters movie starring Divine, Tab Hunter, Edith Massey, Mink Stole, and Stiv Bators. ... 1981 is a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1985 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Lust in the Dust is a movie starring Divine and Tab Hunter. ... 1985 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The American movie Hairspray (1988) was directed by John Waters. ... 1988 is a leap year starting on a Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Out of the Dark (1995) is a novel by Canadian author Welwyn Wilton Katz. ... 1989 is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Discography

  • My First Album (1982)
  • Jungle Jezebel (1982)
  • The Story So Far (1984)
  • Maid In England (1988)
  • The Best Of & The Rest Of (1989) (compilation)
  • The 12" Collection (1993) (compilation)
  • Born to Be Bad (1995) (live)
  • Shoot Your Shot (1995)
  • The Originals and the Remixes (1996) (2 CD compilation)
  • The Best of Divine (1997) (compilation)

1982 is a number and represents a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar Events January-February January 6 - William Bonin is convicted of being the freeway killer. January 8 - AT&T agrees to divest itself of twenty-two subdivisions January 11 - Mark Thatcher, son of the British... 1982 is a number and represents a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar Events January-February January 6 - William Bonin is convicted of being the freeway killer. January 8 - AT&T agrees to divest itself of twenty-two subdivisions January 11 - Mark Thatcher, son of the British... 1984 is a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1988 is a leap year starting on a Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1989 is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1993 is a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003) Events Media:January January 1 - Czechoslovakia divides. ... 1995 was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1995 was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1996 is a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... 1997 is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Reef. ...

Some of his Hi-NRG Dance Hits (music)

  • "Native Love (Step by Step)" (1982)
  • "Shoot Your Shot" (1982)
  • "Love Reaction" (1983)
  • "Shake It Up" (1983)
  • "You Think You're a Man" (1984)
  • "I'm So Beautiful" (1984)
  • "Walk Like a Man" (1985)

1982 is a number and represents a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar Events January-February January 6 - William Bonin is convicted of being the freeway killer. January 8 - AT&T agrees to divest itself of twenty-two subdivisions January 11 - Mark Thatcher, son of the British... 1982 is a number and represents a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar Events January-February January 6 - William Bonin is convicted of being the freeway killer. January 8 - AT&T agrees to divest itself of twenty-two subdivisions January 11 - Mark Thatcher, son of the British... 1983 is an integer and composite number that represents a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1983 is an integer and composite number that represents a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1984 is a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1984 is a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1985 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

References

  • Jay, Bernard (1994). Not Simply Divine. New York: Fireside. ISBN 0-671-88467-0
  • Milstead, Frances; Heffernan, Kevin; and Yeager, Steve (2001). My Son Divine. Los Angeles: Alyson Books. ISBN 1555835945

External links

  • "Divine" (http://www.imdb.com/name/nm001145/) at the Internet Movie Database
  • Divine (http://www.tvtome.com/tvtome/servlet/PersonDetail/personid-110075/) at TV Tome
  • The Divine Page (http://www.dreamlandnews.com/divine/)
  • Divine on Yahoo! (http://music.yahoo.com/ar-312820---Divine)
  • MTV.com Divine (http://www.mtv.com/bands/az/divine/artist.jhtml)

  Results from FactBites:
 
Divine (Glen Milstead) at AllExperts (490 words)
Born in Towson, Maryland to Bernard and Diana Frances Milstead, at the age of 12 the family moved to Lutherville, a suburb of Baltimore.
Milstead starred in a number of films and was part of the regular cast known as the Dreamlanders.
In 1988, Milstead was chosen to portray the dual character of Peggy Bundy's Mother and her Uncle Otto on the new FOX prime-time series Married With Children.
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