The founder of Gaydar, one of the world’s first gay dating websites, has reportedly died at the age of 51.

Founder Of World's First Gay Dating Website, Henry Badenhorst Dead At 51

According to BuzzFeed News, Henry Badenhorst died in South Africa on 11 November 2017. Initial reports suggest he took his own life.

Badenhorst, who was named one of the most influential LGBT people in Britain by The Independent on Sunday, founded Gaydar in London in 1999.

According to the report, he died after falling from a tower block in his native South Africa.

Badenhorst is survived by his siblings and parents.

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