12 Massively Popular Drag Queens On and Off the Stage
The first-ever appearance of drag appeared back in the 16th century as part of Shakespearean theater. However, the very first actual drag queen dates back to the 18th century and was a gentlemen’s servant. And while, during that time and for centuries later, people who dressed in clothes of the opposite gender were name-called, the art of drag is now highly regarded. Thanks to RuPaul, men and women around the world have found success doing their own drag performances.