Alison Brooks (left) with new husband Alina Davis (Dmitry Kozhukhov) after their wedding in Moscow
Davis, whose real name is Dmitry Kozhukhov, identifies “as a guy” and is strongly attracted to women but feels more comfortable dressing as a female, describing himself as “androgyne”.
Their union in a Moscow registry office almost didn’t happen because of the country’s conservative marriage laws but since theirs was a heterosexual relationship, there was nothing authorities could do.
The austrian Conchita Wurst alias Thomas Neuwirth wins the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 in Copenaghen. She defines herself an artist instead of a transegender. She created the character of Conchita in 2011 in order to break the gender stereotypes.