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4 July 343
Constantius II Decrees that Only Christians Can Own Prostitutes

Constantius II Decrees that Only Christians Can Own Prostitutes

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1 December 346
Emperor Constantius II Decrees Pagan Temples be Preserved for Public Use

Emperor Constantius II Decrees Pagan Temples be Preserved for Public Use

21 June 390
Emperors Ban Women With Shaved Heads From Entering Churches

Emperors Ban Women With Shaved Heads From Entering Churches

21 April 428
Roman Law: Women Forced into Prostitution Will be Freed

Roman Law: Women Forced into Prostitution Will be Freed

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14 May 1650
Death Penalty for Adultery Passed by British Parliament

Death Penalty for Adultery Passed by British Parliament

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24 June 1803
First English Act Outlawing All Attempted Abortions Passed

First English Act Outlawing All Attempted Abortions Passed

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15 February 1820
Birth of Feminist and Suffragist Susan B. Anthony

Birth of Feminist and Suffragist Susan B. Anthony

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6 August 1861

Offenses Against Person Act Criminalizes Abortion in Britain

26 May 1864
Ban on Gay Books Written by Karl Heinrich Ulfichs is Rescinded

Ban on Gay Books Written by Karl Heinrich Ulfichs is Rescinded

15 May 1871
Paragraph 175 of German Criminal Code Criminalizes Sex Acts Between Men

Paragraph 175 of German Criminal Code Criminalizes Sex Acts Between Men

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14 September 1879
Birth of Margaret Sanger, Catholic & Activist for Birth Control

Birth of Margaret Sanger, Catholic & Activist for Birth Control

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6 January 1893
Washington National Cathedral Chartered

Washington National Cathedral Chartered

23 June 1894
Birth of Alfred C. Kinsey, Researcher on Human Sexuality and Sexual Behavior

Birth of Alfred C. Kinsey, Researcher on Human Sexuality and Sexual Behavior

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1 November 1896
National Geographic Includes Picture of Bare-Breasted Woman for First Time

National Geographic Includes Picture of Bare-Breasted Woman for First Time

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26 February 1899

Ex-Preacher Charles C. Moore Jailed on Blasphemy Charges

9 March 1907
Indiana Passes First Eugenic Sterilization Law in U.S.

Indiana Passes First Eugenic Sterilization Law in U.S.

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16 October 1916
First Family Planning Center Established in New York City by Margaret Sanger

First Family Planning Center Established in New York City by Margaret Sanger

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25 October 1916
Margaret Sanger's Birth Control Clinic is Raided and Closed in New York City

Margaret Sanger's Birth Control Clinic is Raided and Closed in New York City

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5 April 1922
American Birth Control League is Incorporated in New York

American Birth Control League is Incorporated in New York

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13 March 1930
Nazi Party Proposes Law Authorizing Prison or Death for Race Betrayl

Nazi Party Proposes Law Authorizing Prison or Death for Race Betrayl

1 December 1930
N.Y. Bishop Manning Stops Lecture by Judge Who Advocates Companionate Marriage

N.Y. Bishop Manning Stops Lecture by Judge Who Advocates Companionate Marriage

4 December 1930

Vatican Gives Official Approval to Rhythm Method for Birth Control

7 December 1930
Sermon by Episcopal Bishop Manning Interrupted Over Companionate Marriage Fight

Sermon by Episcopal Bishop Manning Interrupted Over Companionate Marriage Fight

20 March 1931
Church of Christ Sanctions Birth Control; Catholic Church Calls it Moral Bankruptcy

Church of Christ Sanctions Birth Control; Catholic Church Calls it Moral Bankruptcy

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16 September 1931
Rev. Michael Bolton of St. Albans in England Attacks Contraceptives

Rev. Michael Bolton of St. Albans in England Attacks Contraceptives

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30 May 1932
German Reichstag Fires Married Women from German Civil Service

German Reichstag Fires Married Women from German Civil Service

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22 February 1933
Goering Closes Short Term Hotels Believed to be Used by Gays

Goering Closes Short Term Hotels Believed to be Used by Gays

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3 March 1933
Hermann Goering: Nudism a Sexual Aberration

Hermann Goering: Nudism a Sexual Aberration

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7 March 1933
Nazi Ordinance Bans Obscene Writings, Illustrations, Performances

Nazi Ordinance Bans Obscene Writings, Illustrations, Performances

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23 April 1933
In Germany Nudist Groups Begin to Align Themselves to Nazi Politics

In Germany Nudist Groups Begin to Align Themselves to Nazi Politics

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1 June 1933
Nazi Germany Introduces Marriage Loan to Put Women Back in Kitchen

Nazi Germany Introduces Marriage Loan to Put Women Back in Kitchen

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4 January 1934
Archbishop Gröber of Freiburg: Sterile People Cannot Enter Valid Marriage

Archbishop Gröber of Freiburg: Sterile People Cannot Enter Valid Marriage

29 January 1934
Bishop Clemens Graf von Galen Complains About Sterilization Law

Bishop Clemens Graf von Galen Complains About Sterilization Law

28 March 1934
Prussian Government Warns of Racial Consequences of Children in Mixed-Race Couples

Prussian Government Warns of Racial Consequences of Children in Mixed-Race Couples

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28 January 1935

Iceland First to Legalize Abortion

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26 June 1935
Nazi Law for Sterilizing Undesirables Extends to Voluntary Castration of Sex Offenders

Nazi Law for Sterilizing Undesirables Extends to Voluntary Castration of Sex Offenders

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28 June 1935
Franz Gürtner Stiffens Nazi Germany's Punishments for Homosexuality

Franz Gürtner Stiffens Nazi Germany's Punishments for Homosexuality

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26 October 1936
Himmler Sets Up Reich Central Office for Combating Abortion and Homosexuality

Himmler Sets Up Reich Central Office for Combating Abortion and Homosexuality

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18 February 1937
Heinrich Himmler Tells SS: Homosexuality Upsets Sexual Balance-Sheet in Germany

Heinrich Himmler Tells SS: Homosexuality Upsets Sexual Balance-Sheet in Germany

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19 March 1937
Nazi Court: Impotence No Defense for Jew Accused of Defiling Aryan Race

Nazi Court: Impotence No Defense for Jew Accused of Defiling Aryan Race

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5 April 1937
Gestapo Colonel Josef Meisinger: Prosecute Homosexuals as Enemies of the State

Gestapo Colonel Josef Meisinger: Prosecute Homosexuals as Enemies of the State

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12 June 1937
Heydrich Orders Race Defilers Sent to Concentration Camps

Heydrich Orders Race Defilers Sent to Concentration Camps

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2 September 1938
Himmler: Death Penalty Will be Applied to Homosexuality in the SS

Himmler: Death Penalty Will be Applied to Homosexuality in the SS

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29 September 1938
Boston City Censor Bans Eugene O'Neill Play 'Strange Interlude'

Boston City Censor Bans Eugene O'Neill Play 'Strange Interlude'

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16 March 1940
Interior Minister Wilhelm Frick Creates Network of Official Brothels for Nazi Soldiers

Interior Minister Wilhelm Frick Creates Network of Official Brothels for Nazi Soldiers

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24 June 1940
Inquisition Rules Catholic Nurses Can Help in Sterilizations

Inquisition Rules Catholic Nurses Can Help in Sterilizations

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6 November 1940
Cardinal von Faulhaber Complains in Letter to Justice Minister Gürtner of Euthanasia Program

Cardinal von Faulhaber Complains in Letter to Justice Minister Gürtner of Euthanasia Program

6 May 1942
Skinner v. Oklahoma: Sterilizing Habitual Criminals is Unconstitutional

Skinner v. Oklahoma: Sterilizing Habitual Criminals is Unconstitutional

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1 June 1942
Skinner v. Oklahoma: Supreme Court Nullifies Law for Sterilizing Habitual Criminals

Skinner v. Oklahoma: Supreme Court Nullifies Law for Sterilizing Habitual Criminals

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1 February 1943
Tileston v. Ullman, Poe v. Ullman: Supreme Court Refuses to Hear Case on Contraceptives

Tileston v. Ullman, Poe v. Ullman: Supreme Court Refuses to Hear Case on Contraceptives

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