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June 2020

Gay and Lesbian Pride Month(observed)

June 1, 2020 - July 1, 2020
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 AM on day 1 of June, repeating indefinitely

Maine ME United States

The month of June was chosen for LGBT Pride Month to commemorate the Stonewall riots, which occurred at the end of June 1969. As a result, many pride events are held during this month to recognize the impact LGBT people have had in the world. Brenda Howard is known as the "Mother of Pride", for her work in coordinating the first LGBT Pride march, and she also originated the idea for a week-long series of events around Pride Day which became the genesis of…

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