Peter Corren

 

Age: 62

 

Summary: Canadian gay rights activist who along with his husband Murray Corren were instrumental as one of the first petitioners in an early high-profile case in the fight to legalize same-sex marriage in Canada, but whose complaints before British Columbia's Human Rights Tribunal led to an agreement whereby the provincial Ministry of Education would consult them on how gays are presented in the school curriculum.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: circa 1947

 

Died: December 30, 2009

 

Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada