Lili Ilse Elvenes better known as Lili Elbe (28 December 1882 – 13 September 1931) was a transgender woman and one of the first identifiable recipients of sex reassignment surgery
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Lili Elbe was one of the first people to get sex-reassignment surgery. Inside the real story behind the awards contender The Danish Girl
Painting from 1908 by Einar Wegener / Lili Elbe. Viejle Museum
In-depth blog analysis of Man into Woman by Lili Elbe
Lili Elbe & Gerda Wegener
Fine Portrait - “I reshaped Eddie’s mouth by taking away the corners and giving him more of a feminine pout,” says the film’s makeup artist, Jan Sewell.
Lili Elbe painted by Gerda Wegener
Eddie Redmayne on Transforming into The Danish Girl photographed by Annie Leibovitz. Vogue
Gerda Wegener - Artist - Biography.com Married to landscape artist Einar Wegener/Lili of The Danish Girl fame. She has been called the Lady Gaga of the 1920s.