George Jemison became the first Briton to change his sex and done a great noise in the press. He is now 77 years old, his name is Miss April Ashley. She (he), an actress and a fighter for the rights of transsexuals.
At the peak of his fame, it has become a model of Vogue. She managed to entice such famous actors as Omar Sharif and Peter O’Toole, and attracted the attention of loving Salvador Dali and Pablo Picasso. But her world collapsed in the sixties, when the “friend” has sold her story of her transformation into a man from a woman. At that the time she was going to marry a nobleman. Get married to her and failed, but the scandal made her famous. George was born in Liverpool in 1935 and says that with a 3-year realized who he really is. boy was the victim of daily beatings in school. At age 15, in a vain attempt to become a man, he enlisted in the merchant navy, but after two years spent at sea, he decided to commit suicide. He was unsuccessful suicide attempts, after which he entered a psychiatric hospital. At the end of treatment in 1955, George moved to Paris and worked as a hostess at the club Le Carousel, whose clients were Ernest Hemingway, Jean-Paul Sartre and Bob Hope . In 1960 at the age of 25 years, accumulating 3,000 pounds, he turned to the surgeon and underwent sex-change operation. scandalous past glory and still did not stop her realize his dream to marry a nobleman .. In 1963 she married Arthur Corbett, the educated son and heir of Lord Rowallan. When they met Corbett was already married and had four children and a passion for torturing a woman dresses, in the truest sense of the word. He loved them to try for yourself. Arthur left his wife and was not afraid to be rejected by society by marrying a former man. Divorce Arthur and attempts to legalize the marriage again, drew all eyes upon them, their marriage has become the most discussed, and stumped the legislature. Only in 2004, George was able to legitimately call himself a woman, when the government introduced a law on gender recognition. In 2005 she received a new birth certificate stating that she was born a woman. She now lives alone in Fulham