Rowan Feldhaus


Age: 25

transgender advocate whose winning fight to get a male name made Georgia law when the LGBT non-profit organization Lambda Legal represented him alongside with fellow transgender man Andrew Baumert in their lawsuit after a Georgia appeals court ruled in January 2017 that he could change his name from Rebeccah Feldhaus (and Baumert could change his from Daphne Baumert), but a state judge had said earlier the pair had to choose gender-neutral names because male names could confuse and mislead people.

Cause of Death: Complications after surgery

Born: 1991

Died: May 16, 2017

Atlanta, Georgia