How long has there been a pride month? LGBT Pride Month
First, President Bill Clinton declared June “Gay & Lesbian Pride Month” in 1999 and 2000. Then from 2009 to 2016, each year he was in office, President Barack Obama declared June LGBT Pride Month. Later, President Joe Biden declared June LGBTQ+ Pride Month in 2021.
How many times a year is pride?
|Genre||Festival and parade|
|Frequency||Annually, often late June|
|Location(s)||Urban locations worldwide|
Why is Pride Month in October? October was chosen by Wilson as the month for the celebration because the first and second LGBT Marches on Washington, in 1979 and 1987, were in October; National Coming Out Day is on 11 October, chosen to mark the date of the Second March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights in 1987, and October is within the
How many days are dedicated to LGBT?
|Lesbian Visibility Day||26 April||2008|
|National Coming Out Day||11 October||1988|
|Non-Binary Awareness Week||The week, starting Sunday/Monday, surrounding 14 July||2020|
|Non-Binary People’s Day||14 July||2012|