June 23 and 24, 2012

Photo Credit: Rick Gerharter

Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Pride


Strengthen the Ties,
Break the Chains

June 26, 1983

Lesbian and Gay Freedom Day 1983
Name of Event: International Lesbian & Gay Freedom Day
Celebration Site: Civic Center
Parade Route: Along Market St. from Spear to Grove/8th St.
Temp: 66°
Crowd Estimate: 200,000
Board President: Linda Boyd, Konstantin Berlandt
Mayoral Proclamation: Mayor Dianne Feinstein
Examiner Cover: "200,000 defy AIDS-phobia at Gay Parade"
1st to Appear: AIDS Contingent Leads Parade
Focus Signature Event: AIDS became a major focus at Parade
City Grants: $11,110
Economic Impact: Unknown
Grand Marshals:
This Letter May Save Your Life - Sex and AIDS