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Russell Craig Eadie (Craig Russell)

Craig Russell (pseudonym of Russell Craig Eadie) was a famous Canadian drag performer and actor who debuted in Toronto in 1970 and performed to sold-out audiences. Russell starred in the 1977 film ‘Outrageous!’, playing a drag performer. He won awards for the performance. In May 1981 he performed in the musical “Hogtown” at Onstage ’81: The Toronto Theatre Festival. Russell died of AIDS-related complications in 1990.

Names Russell Craig Eadie (Main)
BE [n70.6] Craig Russell (impersonatorName)
BE [n70.6] Craig Russell (Pseudonym)
BE [n70.6] Craig Hurst (altName)

BE [http://zagria.blogspot.ca/2008/06/craig-russell-1948-1990-female.html(http://goo.gl/PeYc5S)]

Related Pages https://lglc.ca/person/READ/
https://viaf.org/viaf/103992156/
Birth Date 1948
Birth Place https://lglc.ca/place/[TOR]/
Death Date 1990
Identities Gay

BG [http://zagria.blogspot.ca/2008/06/craig-russell-1948-1990-female.html(http://goo.gl/PeYc5S)]

Occupations femaleImpersonator
1970 - 1987

https://lglc.ca/event/n70.6

Hairdresser
1969 - 1971

ISBN:9781280114342

femaleImpersonator
1970 - 1987

BC [n70.6]

Associated People https://lglc.ca/person/LJEN/
(Spouses)
Personal
Romantic
1982

ISBN:9781280114342
“Craig Russell (1948 – 1990) female impersonator,” A Gender Variance Who’s Who, 20 June 2008, https://zagria.blogspot.com/2008/06/craig-russell-1948-1990-female.html

https://lglc.ca/person/DSTR/
({Photographee})
Professional
Occupational
notAfter(1979)

https://lglc.ca/event/n79.17

https://lglc.ca/person/DGRI/
({subjectInterview})
Professional
Occupational
notAfter(1978/12/8)

https://lglc.ca/event/n78.403

Associated Organizations https://lglc.ca/organization/GPL/ (Author)
notAfter(1979)

BCE [n79.17]