Genealogy Blogging Beat – Sunday 26 February 2017

On 26 February 1932, the iconic country music star Johnny Cash was born J.R. Cash at Kingsland, Arkansas. His career spanned the 1950s through the year he died, and he recorded more than 1,500 songs, including such hits as “I Walk the Line,” “Ring of Fire,” “Folsom Prison Blues” and “A Boy Named Sue.” He was called “the Man in Black” because he wore a black long-tailed suit in sympathy for those who suffered. The recipient of numerous awards and honors, Cash died at Nashville, TN, on 12 September 2003.

On 26 February 1932, the iconic country music star Johnny Cash was born J.R. Cash at Kingsland, Arkansas. His career spanned the 1950s through the year he died, and he recorded more than 1,500 songs, including such hits as “I Walk the Line,” “Ring of Fire,” “Folsom Prison Blues” and “A Boy Named Sue.” He was called “the Man in Black” because he wore a black long-tailed suit in sympathy for those who suffered. The recipient of numerous awards and honors, Cash died at Nashville, TN, on 12 September 2003.


Today is Sunday, 26 February 2017, and here is what’s available in terms of genealogy blogging and other related events in the Genealogy Blogging world:

Genealogy Blogging Items of Note

  • Today: Academy Awards, Johnny Cash’s Birthday – Anniversary, Grand Canyon National Park Established – Anniversary, and World Trade Center Bombing of 1993 – Anniversary.

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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Saturday, 25 February 2017

On 25 February 1873, the operatic tenor of legendary voice and fame, Enrico Caruso was born at Naples, Italy and died there 2 August 1921.

On 25 February 1873, the operatic tenor of legendary voice and fame, Enrico Caruso was born at Naples, Italy and died there 2 August 1921.


Today is Saturday, 25 February 2017 and here is what’s available in terms of Daily Blogging Prompts and other related events in the Genealogy Blogging world:

Genealogy Items of Note

  • Today: Enrico Caruso’s Birthday – Anniversary, Open That Bottle Night, Pierre Auguste Renoir’s Birthday – Anniversary, and “Your Show of Shows” Television Debut – Anniversary.

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