When was the first transgender in the world? Sumerian and Akkadian texts from 4500 years ago document priests known as gala who may have been transgender. Likely depictions occur in art around the Mediterranean from 9000 to 3700 years ago. In Ancient Greece, Phrygia, and Rome, there were galli priests that some scholars believe to have been trans women.
When did it become legal to change your gender? Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Act, 2019
It protects transgender individuals against discrimination in education, employment and healthcare. It recognizes the gender identity of the individual, and there are provisions in the law for a certificate to be issued with their new gender identity.
Who started the transgender movement? In the 1980s female to male (FTM) transsexuality became more broadly known. In 1992 Leslie Feinberg printed and circulated a pamphlet titled “Transgender Liberation: A Movement Whose Time Has Come”.
Can transgender men get pregnant? Transgender men can become pregnant through sexual intercourse with biological men, even during hormone replacement therapy, so correct contraception is necessary to avoid unwanted pregnancies. Transgender sex education is important to increase awareness of this issue among individuals and medical professionals.