Out Gay Brazilian Politician David Miranda Dies Aged 37

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05/10/2023

Brazil’s President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva led tributes to out gay former Congress member David Miranda, who died in Rio de Janeiro, aged 37. The news of Miranda’s passing was announced by his husband American journalist and lawyer Glenn Greenwald. “It is with the most profound sadness that I announce the passing away of my husband, David Miranda. He would have turned 38 tomorrow,” Greenwald announced on Tuesday. Greenwald and Miranda raised two adopted sons, João and Jonathan.”His death, early this morning, came after a 9-month battle in ICU. He died in full peace, surrounded by our children and family and friends.”

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