TDoR 2003 / 2003 / March / 22 / Merlinka (Vjeran Miladinovic)

Merlinka (Vjeran Miladinovic)

Age 44

22 Mar 2003
Belgrade (Serbia)

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Merlinka (Vjeran Miladinovic)
Merlinka (Vjeran Miladinovic) [photo:]

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.

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