August 5, 1989 – July 17, 2008
Angie Zapata was a m-to-f Transgender model who was murdered in Greeley, Colorado by Allen Andrade. Andrade was convicted of first-degree murder and committing a bias-motivated crime, because he killed her after he learned that she was transgender. This case was the first in the nation to get a conviction for a hate crime involving a transgender victim. Angie Zapata's story and murder were featured on Univision's "Aqui y Ahora" television show on November 1, 2009.