Ilona Verley(she/they) brought representation for Two-Spirited Indigenous when they completed on Canada's version of Ru Paul's Drag Race. The 25-year-old, who is Nlaka'pamux, made history as the first Indigenous Two-Spirit queen to compete in the reality series. She developed a love for drag as a means to express herself as a Two-Spirit person. She says competing on Drag Race allowed herself to fully accept her identity as a proud, Indigenous trans woman.
Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette, known only as Colette, is a French virago well-known author and performer. She is directly credited with the discovery of Aubrey Hepburn. During the German occupation of France during World War II, she aided her Jewish friends, including hiding her husband in her attic all through the war.