July 5 in LGBTQ History July 5, 2013 / Michael Annetta / Make A Comment / Today in LGBTQ History 1889: Jean Cocteau, French Painter / Poet / Actor / Director / Playwright and partner of Jean Marais is born. Two of his best known films are 1946’s La Belle et la Bête (Beauty and the Beast) and 1949’s Orphée (Orpheus). Share this:TweetShare on Tumblr Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.