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Chaz Bono
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Chaz Bono


  • Chaz Salvatore Bono is an American advocate, writer, musician and actor

 Chaz Bono facts

  • He is the child of American entertainers Sonny Bono and Cher
  • Bono is a transgender man
  • In 1995, several years after being outed as lesbian by the tabloid press, he publicly self-identified as such in a cover story in a leading American gay monthly magazine, The Advocate, eventually going on to discuss the process of coming out to oneself and to others in two books
  • Family Outing: A Guide to the Coming Out Process for Gays, Lesbians, and Their Families (1998) includes his coming-out account
  • The memoir The End of Innocence (2003) discusses his outing, music career, and partner Joan's death from non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
  • Between 2008 and 2010, Bono underwent female-to-male gender transition
  • A two-part Entertainment Tonight feature in June 2009 explained that his transition had started a year before
  • In May 2010, he legally changed his gender and name
  • A documentary on Bono's experience, Becoming Chaz, was screened at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival and later made its television debut on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network
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