Spirit Day happens in October every year since 2010 and encourages people to wear purple to show their support for gay rights. In 2010, the first year of the event, 2 million people participated in it and 3 million did the next year. Celebrities such as Shay Mitchell form Pretty Little Liars and Diana Agron from Glee were ambassadors for the day and others such as the group fun. took part in it in 2012.
Brittany McMillan founded Spirit Day in 2010 after hearing about many gay teenagers committing suicide because of bullying through social media... [+] Read more