June 23 and 24, 2012

Photo Credit: Rick Gerharter

Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Pride

17th

Proud/Strong/United

June 28, 1987

Proud Strong United
Name of Event: San Francisco Lesbian & Gay Freedom Day
Celebration Site: Civic Center Plaza
Parade Route: Along Market St. from Spear to Grove/8th St.
Temp: 66°
Crowd Est.: 220,000
Board Co-Chairs: Larry Burnett and Helen Ruvelas
Mayoral Proclamation: Mayor Dianne Feinstien
Chronicle Cover: "200K Revelers Turn Out for Lesbian & Gay Parade"
Examiner Cover: "Lesbian/Gay Paraders Celebrate Life"
1st to Appear: First international signs in 17 different languages
Major Events:
City Grants: $40,000
Economic Impact: Unknown
Grand Marshals: Harry Britt and Mary Dunlap

AIDS in America (1987 Pride Guide)

AIDS in America 1987