Genealogy Blogging Events – Week of 30 January – 6 February 2015

Get the latest news on genealogy blogging events for the week of 30 January - 6 February 2015, right here at GeneaBloggers.
Here is a list of events and goings-on in the world of genealogy blogging. Here’s what is happening in the coming week:

Daze of the Week!

Here are some upcoming dates to look out for so you can plan your genealogy and family history blog posts for next week:

  • 30 January: Beatles’ Last Concert – Anniversary, Bloody Sunday – Anniversary, Gandhi Assassinated – Anniversary, and Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 31 January: First Social Security Check Issued – Anniversary, Zane Grey’s Birthday – Anniversary, Garry Moore’s Birthday – 100th Anniversary, and Jackie Robinson’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 1 February: Data Backup Day, Clark Gable Birthday – Anniversary, First Car Insurance Issued – Anniversary, GI Joe Introduced – Anniversary, Greensboro Sit In – 55th Anniversary, Late Night with David Letterman premieres – Anniversary. National Black History Month begins, National Freedom Day – 150th Anniversary, Space Shuttle Columbia Disaster – Anniversary, and Super Bowl Sunday.
  • 2 February: Baseball Hall of Fame Charter Members Inducted – Anniversary, Candlemas, Groundhog Day, New Amsterdam (New York City) Incorporated – Anniversary, and Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo Signed – Anniversary.
  • 3 February: Elizabeth Blackwell’s Birthday – Anniversary, Fifteenth Amendment Day, Income Tax – Anniversary, Snow Moon (Full Moon), and The Day The Music Died – 55th Anniversary.
  • 4 February: Facebook Launches – Anniversary, Betty Friedan’s Birthday – Anniversary, Rosa Park’s Birthday – Anniversary, USO Day, and World Cancer Day.
  • 5 February: Robert Peel’s Birthday – Anniversary, Weatherman’s Day, and World Nutella Day.
  • 6 February: Admission Day – Massachusetts, Aaron Burr’s Birthday – Anniversary, National Wear Red Day, Ronald Reagan Birthday, Waitangi Day (New Zealand), and Working Naked Day.

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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Friday, 30 January 2015

30 January 1882. 32nd president of the United States. The only president to serve more than two terms, FDR was elected four times. He supported the Allies in WWII before the US entered the struggle by supplying them with war materials through the Lend-Lease Act; he became deeply involved in broad decision making after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor 7 December 1941. Born at Hyde Park, NY, he died a few months into his fourth term at Warm Springs, GA, 12 April 1945.
Today is Friday, 30 January 2015, and here is what’s available in terms of events in the genealogy blogosphere:

Items of Note

  • Today: Beatles’ Last Concert – Anniversary, Bloody Sunday – Anniversary, Gandhi Assassinated – Anniversary, and Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s Birthday – Anniversary.

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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Thursday, 29 January 2015

29 January. An annual celebration of the crusty, yet insightful, wags who consistently apply the needle of truth to the balloons of hypocrisy and social norms. Always celebrated on 29 January the birthday of W.C. Fields, one of America’s most beloved curmudgeons.
Today is Thursday, 29 January 2015, and here is what’s available in terms of Daily Blogging Prompts and other related events in the genealogy blogosphere:

Items of Note

  • Today: Curmudgeons Day – W.C. Fields’ Birthday, Freethinker’s Day – Thomas Paine’s Birthday, and Admission Day – Kansas.

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