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Transgender Day of Remembrance


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Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR) started in 1999 by Gwendolyn Ann Smith as a vigil to honour the memory of Rita Hester, a transgender woman who was killed in 1998, as well as all transgender people who have lost their lives to violence since Rita Hester's death.

Key Terms: Addressing Anti-transgender violence/Vigils/Community/Centres/Parks/Places of Worship


20th November every year.



Transgender Day of Remembrance

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