• Christine Jorgensen

  • A Personal Autobiography
  • By: Christine Jorgensen
  • Narrated by: Heather Henderson
  • Length: 10 hrs and 59 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 12-26-12
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Audible Studios
  • 4.5 out of 5 stars 4.3 (20 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

In 1951 George Jorgensen, an American man of 26, left for Denmark and returned a year later as the first world-renowned transsexual, Christine Jorgensen. In her own personable style, Jorgensen offers a firsthand account of her ground-breaking life. "Nature made a mistake," she wrote, "which I have corrected."
©2000 Christine Jorgensen (P)2012 Audible, Inc.
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5 out of 5 stars
By Susie on 01-03-13

The Original, Timeless Transsexual Autobiography

Jorgensen was the first widely known person to have sex reassignment surgery (male to female). She became a spokesperson for transsexual and transgender people when "trans" wasn't even in the popular lexicon.

She was a beautiful blonde who was famous for being classy and smart— a lady with taste and talent, and had a successful career in theater and film.

If you have never heard of her, this book is a must. If you've heard of her but forgot her, revisit!

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5 of 6 people found this review helpful

5 out of 5 stars
By Anonymous User on 04-22-18

I totally loved it

I loved the hole book from start to finish. it certainly was a lot. harder in those days to be e except I am a trans women and can totally relate to this book. I'm glad I read it.

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1 of 1 people found this review helpful

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