Gia Gunn announced on Twitter that she has had her birth certificate corrected.
The season 6 contestant on RuPaul’s Drag Race posted earlier this week, “No document will ever validate or justify my gender, but I am so proud of myself for getting this done!”
No document will ever validate or justify my gender, but I am so proud of myself for getting this done! See your LGBT center for help ? pic.twitter.com/NxnGRIJyCH
— Gia Gunn (@GiaGunn) August 16, 2017
Gia announced in April that she is transgender on Instagram. She had a court appointment to correct her birth certificate several weeks later.
— Gia Gunn (@GiaGunn) April 20, 2017
Also in April, she mentioned on Twitter that her ID had been updated, too.
So happy to be officially traveling as Female and Gia Ichikawa! Thank you @TSA for honoring my new documents and making it a breeze today??
— Gia Gunn (@GiaGunn) April 24, 2017
NewNowNext.com, which is owned by Logo, the channel that aired seasons 1 through 8 of RuPaul’s Drag Race, responded to Gia’s tweet with an iconic Gia meme.
— NewNowNext (@NewNowNext) August 18, 2017