Husband Jack Fritscher

Queer Places:
The Castro, San Francisco, CA

On May 22, 1979, the night after the White Night riots, Jack Fritscher met his spouse Mark Hemry under the marquee of the Castro Theatre during a post-riot Castro Street peace demonstration that also celebrated the birthday of Harvey Milk. Following a civil union in Vermont (July 12, 2000) and a Canadian marriage (August 19, 2003), they were married in California (June 20, 2008).