Grace, Laura Jane
|Birthname||Thomas James Gabel|
|born on||8 November 1980 at 22:00 (= 10:00 PM )|
|Place||Columbus, Georgia (US), 32n28, 84w59|
|Timezone||EST h5w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||16°52' 00°48 Asc. 21°25'|
American musician best known as the founder, lead singer, songwriter and guitarist of the punk rock band Against Me!. Starting as a solo act in 1997, Against Me! expanded into a quartet and released six studio albums, experiencing breakthrough success with 2007's New Wave and 2010's White Crosses. Grace also released a solo EP, Heart Burns, in 2008. In 2011, she founded the Total Treble recording studio and an accompanying record label, Total Treble Music.
Grace was married to visual artist Heather Hannoura from 2007 to 2014, when the two separated. They have a daughter together, Evelyn, born 30 October 2009.
Having dealt with gender dysphoria since childhood, Grace publicly came out as a transgender woman in May 2012, ceasing to use her birth name and taking the name Laura Jane Grace.
Against Me!'s sixth studio album, Transgender Dysphoria Blues, was released on 21 January 2014.
As of July 2016, she is dating Canadian singer Béatrice Martin, aka Coeur de Pirate, who made her coming out as queer after the Orlando Pulse Shooting.
- associate relationship with Cyrus, Miley (born 23 November 1992). Notes: Made videos for the "Happy Hippie Foundation" to raise money for homeless LGBT youth
- associate relationship with Jett, Joan (born 22 September 1958). Notes: Made videos for the "Happy Hippie Foundation" to raise money for homeless LGBT youth
- associate relationship with Richards, Jen (born 30 January 1976). Notes: Co-activists
- Family : Change in family responsibilities 30 October 2009 (Birth of daughter, Evelyn)
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- Social : Secrets revealed May 2012 (Publicly came out as a transgender woman)
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- Relationship : End significant relationship 2014 (Heather Hannoura)
Sy Scholfield quotes her on Twitter: "My mom said I was born around 10PM" , "I was born in Columbus btw" , "I am Georgia born you know?" . NB: Wikipedia gives place of birth as Fort Benning, which is a United States Army base on the Alabama-Georgia border next to Columbus, Georgia.
- Traits : Body : Diet unusual (Vegan, vegetarian)
- Lifestyle : Financial : Fundraiser
- Passions : Sexuality : Lesbian
- Passions : Sexuality : Transgender M-to-F
- Vocation : Business : Business owner (Recording studio and label)
- Vocation : Entertain/Music : Group/ Duo (Against Me!)
- Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Guitar, bass, harmonica)
- Vocation : Entertain/Music : Song writer
- Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/ Pop, Rock, etc.
- Vocation : Entertain/Business : Entertain Producer (Record)