Queer culture has shaped the course of humanity itself. Furthermore, it has shaped how we dress, speak, celebrate, and eat. Fashion, dance, literature, and science are all influenced by brilliant queer minds that have changed the form time and time again. There have been countless queer pioneers that have paved the way for us to celebrate our identities freely. As a celebration of Pride Month, here is a short, non-comprehensive list of some queer icons, both sung and unsung, throughout history, and today.