Why do we celebrate transgender? The day was founded by transgender activist Rachel Crandall of Michigan in 2009 as a reaction to the lack of LGBTQ+ recognition of transgender people, citing the frustration that the only well-known transgender-centered day was the Transgender Day of Remembrance, which mourned the murders of transgender people, but did
Who founded Transgender Day of Remembrance in 1999? Transgender Day of Remembrance was founded in 1999 by a small group, including Gwendolyn Ann Smith, to memorialize the murder of transgender woman Rita Hester in Allston, Massachusetts. In 2010, TDoR was observed in over 185 cities throughout more than 20 countries.
How many LGBT days are there?
|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|
|Pansexual & Panromantic Awareness Day||24 May||2015|
What day is today LGBT?
|National Honor Our LGBT Elders Day||LGBTQ, Love|
|May 17 Wednesday|
|International Day Against Homophobia Transphobia and Biphobia||Awareness, LGBTQ|
|May 22 Monday|