Genealogy Blogging Beat – Friday, 19 December 2014

The musical The Music Man written by Meredith Wilson, debuted on 18 December 1957 on Broadway.
Today is Friday, 19 December 2014, and here is what’s available in terms of events in the genealogy blogosphere:

Items of Note

  • Today: The Music Man Premiere – Anniversary.

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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Thursday, 18 December 2014

Dec 18, 1886. One of the all-time-great baseball players. Born at Narrows, GA, Cobb had a lifetime batting average of .367 compiled over 24 years, during which he played in more than 3,000 games— mostly for the Detroit Tigers. His runs scored record was not broken until 2001, and his stolen bases record stood until 1979. Cobb was among the first five players inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1936. A savvy businessman who quickly realized the value of using his celebrity for marketing, Cobb died at Atlanta, GA, on July 17, 1961.
Today is Thursday, 18 December 2014, and here is what’s available in terms of Daily Blogging Prompts and other related events in the genealogy blogosphere:

Items of Note

  • Today: Ty Cobb’s Birthday – Anniversary and Benjamin O. Davis’ Birthday – Anniversary.

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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Wednesday, 17 December 2014

Dec 17– 24. Feast of Lights or Feast of Dedication. Festival lasting eight days commemorates victory of Maccabees over Syrians (165 BC) and rededication of Temple of Jerusalem. Begins on Hebrew calendar date Kislev 25, 5775. Began at sundown on Dec 16.
Today is Wednesday 17 December 2014, and here is what’s available in terms of Daily Blogging Prompts and other related events in the genealogy blogosphere:

Items of Note

  • Today: Chanukah, A Christmas Carol Published – Anniversary, and First Airplane Flight – Anniversary.

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