So get out there and celebrate!
GLBTHistoryMonth.com is providing a bio of a GLBT icons for everyday of the month, kicking things off with Alvin Alley Jr. The site will also profile the likes of Zora Neale Hurston, Alfred Kinsey, K.D. Lang, Rachel Maddow, Yves St. Laurent and many more.
October also has National Coming Out Day. This year’s celebration coincides with National Equality March in Washington, D.C., on Oct. 11.