LGBTQ·Posted on Aug 5, 2013Uruguay's First Gay Couple Has Registered To Get MarriedUruguay's equal marriage bill came into effect today.by Lily Hiott-MillisBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink In May, Uruguay officially passed a bill that allowed same-sex marriage. Andres Stapff / Reuters Today, Rodrigo Borda and Sergio Miranda became the first couple to make marriage equality in Uruguay a reality. facebook.com They have been together for 14 years. facebook.com They plan to have a very public wedding, partially so other gay couples may see them as an example. Uruguay is the second South American country to pass an equal marriage bill, after Argentina. Andres Stapff / Reuters Congrats, Rodrigo and Sergio! facebook.com We definitely can't wait for your wedding. H/T Blabbeando.