Gilbert Baker

  • Born: June 2, 1951
  • Died: March 31, 2017
  • Location: New York City, New York


Gay rights activist created the rainbow flag…

Gilbert Baker, a gay rights activist and creator of the iconic rainbow flag, died Friday, March 31, 2017, at his home in New York City, according to multiple news sources. For full obituary and coverage from, click here.