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Merlinka (Vjeran Miladinovic)

Age 44

22 Mar 2003
Belgrade (Serbia)
Beaten

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Merlinka (Vjeran Miladinovic)
Merlinka (Vjeran Miladinovic) [photo: www.listal.com]

Merlinka, also known as Vjeran Miladinovic, was found beaten and strangled to death. She was known as the first out transwoman in Serbia. She wrote a book, Terezas’ Son, and had been in two Serbian films. She was murdered in Belgrade on March 22nd, and her body was found a month later. Two men, one of whom is a minor, have been arrested in this case.

The Annual Transgender Day of Remembrance

https://students673.ucr.edu/docsserver/lgbt/trans_remembrance_display_posters.pdf

Report added: 10 Dec 2018. Last updated: 5 Feb 2024

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