Artist Lili Elbe and her wife, artist Gerda Gottlieb. Lili was one of the first recipients of sex reassignment surgery, performed in Germany in 1930.

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1928 Gerda Wegener (Danish 1886~1940) | Wegener/Elbe eventually identified as a male-to-female transgender woman. She had the first publicly known sex reassignment surgery in history in 1930.

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