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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Genealogy Blogging Events: 24 February – 3 March 2017

Get the latest news on genealogy blogging events for the week of 24 February - 3 March 2017 at GeneaBloggers, the authority on genealogy blogging.
Here is a list of events and goings-on in the world of genealogy blogging. Here’s what is happening in the coming week:

Genealogy Daze of the Week!

  • 24 February: Gregorian Calendar Day – Anniversary, Hadassah Founded – Anniversary, and Steve Jobs’ Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 25 February: Enrico Caruso’s Birthday – Anniversary, Open That Bottle Night, Pierre Auguste Renoir’s Birthday – Anniversary, and “Your Show of Show” Television Debut – Anniversary.
  • 26 February: Academy Awards, Johnny Cash’s Birthday – Anniversary, Grand Canyon National Park Established – Anniversary, and World Trade Center Bombing of 1993 – Anniversary.
  • 27 February: African Burial Ground National Monument Established – Anniversary, Marian Anderson’s Birthday – Anniversary, 22nd Amendment to the US Constitution Ratified, and Elizabeth Taylor’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 28 February: Mardi Gras, M*A*S*H Final Episode Aired – Anniversary, National Tooth Fairy Day, International Pancake Day, Paczki Day, Shrove Tuesday, and USS Princeton Explosion – Anniversary.
  • 1 March: Admission Day – Ohio, Admission Day – Nebraska, Ash Wednesday, Data Backup Day, William Bradford’s Birthday – Anniversary, Irish-American History Month begins, Lindbergh Baby Kidnapping – Anniversary, Glenn Miller’s Birthday – Anniversary, National Women’s History Month begins, Peace Corps Founded – Anniversary, St. David’s Day – Wales, Salem Witch Hysteria begins – Anniversary, and Dinah Shore’s Birthday – 100th Anniversary.
  • 2 March: Dr. Suess Day, Texas Independence Day, and The “Sound of Music” film debut – Anniversary.
  • 3 March: Admission Day – Florida, Alexander Graham Bell’s Birthday – Anniversary, Missouri Compromise – Anniversary, and National Anthem Day.

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