Caroline Cossey

Actress + Model + Writer.
Born Aug 31, 1954

Caroline "Tula" Cossey is an English model. She is one of the world's most well known transsexual women, having appeared in a James Bond film and been the first to pose for Playboy. Since being outed by British tabloid News of the World, Cossey has fought for her right to legally marry and to be recognised by the law as a woman.… Read More

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1954 Birth Born on August 31, 1954.


1974 19 Years Old After years of hormonal and psychological treatment, and legally changing her name, Cossey had her final surgery on 31 December 1974 at Charing Cross Hospital, London. … Read More


1988 33 Years Old …  After breaking up with Lasinio, Tula met Elias Fattal, a Jewish businessman, who was unaware of her history until he proposed marriage on St Valentine's Day 1988. When she told him, rather than rejecting her, he merely asked if she would convert to Judaism. She agreed. They were married on 21 May 1989, just weeks after the European Court of Human Rights decided legally to recognize Tula as a woman. … Read More
She was a Page Three Girl for the British tabloid The Sun and appeared in Playboy in 1991. … Read More
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