Genealogy Blogging Events – Week of 31 October – 7 November 2014

Get the latest news on genealogy blogging events for the week of 31 October - 7 November 2014, 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:

  • 31 October: Car Talk Radio Show Premiere – Anniversary, Frankenstein Friday, Halloween, Mount Rushmore Completed – Anniversary, and Admission Day – Nevada.
  • 1 November: Data Backup Day, All Saints Day, Day of the Dead/Dia De Los Muertos – Mexico, Ebony Magazine – Anniversary, European Union established – Anniversary, National Adoption Month, National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month, National Author’s Day, National Memoir Writing Month, National Novel Writing Month, and Sadie Hawkins Day.
  • 2 November: Admission Day – North Dakota, Admission Day – South Dakota, Daylight Savings Time Ends – US, First Scheduled Radio Broadcast – Anniversary, New York Subway Accident – Anniversary, and Plan Your Epitaph Day.
  • 3 November: Cliché Day, Election Day – US, Public Television Debuts – 45th Anniversary, SOS Adopted – Anniversary, and Sandwich Day.
  • 4 November: Walter Cronkite’s Birthday – Anniversary, King Tut’s Tomb Discovered – Anniversary, Mischief Night – Australia, New Zealand and UK, US Embassy in Tehran Seized – Anniversary, and Use Your Common Sense Day.
  • 5 November: Guy Fawkes Day, Vivien Leigh’s Birthday – Anniversary, and Roy Rogers’ Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 6 November: Beaver Moon – Full Moon, “Good Morning America” television debut – Anniversary, “Meet The Press” television debut – Anniversary, National Men Make Dinner Day, Saxophone Day, and John Philip Sousa’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 7 November: Battle of Tippecanoe – Anniversary, Marie Curie’s Birthday – Anniversary, and Great October Socialist Revolution – Anniversary.

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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Friday, 31 October 2014

Oct 31, 1941. The Mount Rushmore National Memorial was completed after 14 years of work. First suggested by Jonah Robinson of the South Dakota State Historical Society, the memorial was dedicated in 1925, and work began in 1927. The memorial contains sculptures of the heads of four US presidents— George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt. The 60-foot-tall sculptures represent, respectively, the nation’s founding, political philosophy, preservation and expansion and conservation.
Today is Friday, 31 October 2014, and here is what’s available in terms of events in the genealogy blogosphere:

Items of Note

  • Today: Car Talk Radio Show Premiere – Anniversary, Frankenstein Friday, Halloween, Mount Rushmore Completed – Anniversary, and Admission Day – Nevada.

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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Thursday, 30 October 2014

Oct 30, 1938. As part of a series of radio dramas based on famous novels, Orson Welles with the Mercury Players produced H.G. Wells’s War of the Worlds. Near panic resulted when listeners believed the simulated news bulletins, which described a Martian invasion of New Jersey, to be real.
Today is Thursday, 30 October 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: John Adams’ Birthday – Anniversary, Checklist Day, Create a Great Funeral Day, Devil’s Night and War of the Worlds Broadcast – 75th Anniversary.

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