1932 in LGBT Rights

In 1932, there were 15 recorded legal changes made affecting LGBT people. In the previous year, there were 6 changes made and 5 in the following year. A total of 34 legal changes were made in the 1930s.

  • September 23
    Same-sex marriage becomes not legal.
    Mass arrests by Sudian Authorities when they found out about the wedding.
  • Homosexual activity becomes illegal (imprisonment as punishment).
    Prison sentences of serval months to life and or whipping/flogging, castration, torture, or death can be sentenced on first conviction. second conviction is execution.
  • LGBT housing discrimination becomes no protections.
    No protections
  • LGBT employment discrimination becomes no protections.
    No protections
  • Equal age of consent becomes n/a.
    Extramarital sexual relations and homosexuality is illegal in Saudi Arabia
  • LGBT discrimination becomes no protections.
    There are no protection from discrimination to LGBT people
  • Same-sex adoption becomes illegal.
    Not legal
  • Same-sex marriage becomes not legal.
    Not legal
  • Homosexual activity becomes illegal (death penalty as punishment).
    Not legal. Second offense warrants execution whereas a prison sentences, lashing or execution may be used as punishment for first time offenders.
  • July 11
    Equal age of consent becomes equal.
  • Homosexual activity becomes legal.
  • June 24
    Same-sex marriage becomes unrecognized.
    All but one of the countries on this list has not legalized Gay Marriage.
  • Right to change legal gender becomes legal, surgery not required.
    will become completely legal no surgery required. Since Mar 2017.
  • Same-sex marriage becomes unrecognized.
    Date shown is when Thailand became a constitutional monarchy. Thailand currently does not recognize gay marriages.
  • Right to change legal gender becomes illegal.
    Date shown is when Thailand became a constitutional monarchy. An individual who underwent sexual reassignment surgery can request their name to be changed. However, their gender on their ID can't be changed.