Home > Events

Events

Events in LGBT history.

1984

1984-10-26Documentary Film about Harvey Milk

The Times of Harvey Milk, a documentary film directed by Rob Epstein and produced by Richard Schmiechen, is released. It tells the story of Harvey Milk’s career as an activist and openly gay politician in San Francisco in the 1970s, as well as of his assassination by Dan White and the political protests that followed. The film went on to win an Oscar for Best documentary.

 

See all events in 1984 →