This page was last edited on 12 Februaryat Retrieved September 23, On June 26,the White House was illuminated in the rainbow flag colors to commemorate the legalization of same-sex marriages in all 50 U. Symbol der Lesben und Schwulen. Gender identities Sexual identities Sexual diversities.
LGBT history in the 18th century Category:
How the Rainbow Flag Became a Universal Symbol of Gay Rights
Baker later revealed that he was urged by Harvey Milkone of the first openly gay elected officials in the U. LGBT history in the s Category: The timestamp is only as accurate as the clock in the camera, and it may be completely wrong. Many variations of the rainbow flag have been used. Its use by a number of non-cooperative groups led to confusion in several countries around the world. The first observance of Spirit Day was on October 20, ; it now takes place on October
LGBT history by century Category: It was not adopted as the country instead went with three stripes using the colors used in a past Armenian kingdom. The choice of the rainbow in the form of a flag harkens back to the rainbow as a symbol of biblical promise. Other organizations sometimes use the traditional rainbow flag as a symbol of cooperation. Today this is the most common variant of the rainbow flag, with the red stripe on top, as in a natural rainbow.