Genealogy Blogging Events – Week of 20-27 February 2015

Get the latest news on genealogy blogging events for the week of 20-27 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:

  • 20 February: Ansel Adams Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 21 February: Erma Bombeck’s Birthday – Anniversary, International Mother Language Day, Malcom X Assassinated – 50th Anniversary, The New Yorker Published – 90th Anniversary, Nixon’s Trip to China – Anniversary, and Washington Monument Dedicated – Anniversary.
  • 22 February: Academy Awards ceremony, Florida Acquired by US – Anniversary, National Margarita Day, Miracle on Ice Hockey Game – 35th Anniversary, National Engineers Week starts, Orthodox Cheesefare Sunday, George Washington’s Birthday – Anniversary, First Woolworth Store Opens – Anniversary, and World Sword Swallowers Day.
  • 23 February: Curling Is Cool Day, Diesel Engine Patented – Anniversary, Iwo Jima Day – 70th Anniversary, and Orthodox Lent begins.
  • 24 February: Gregorian Calendar Day – Anniversary, Hadassah Founded – Anniversary, Steve Jobs’ Birthday – Anniversary, and World Spay Day.
  • 25 February: Enrico Caruso’s Birthday – Anniversary, Pierre Auguste Renoir’s Birthday – Anniversary, and “Your Show of Show” Television Debut – 65th Anniversary.
  • 26 February: Johnny Cash’s Birthday – Anniversary, Grand Canyon National Park Established – Anniversary, Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day, National Chili Day, and World Trade Center Bombing of 1993 – Anniversary.
  • 27 February: African Burial Ground National Monument Established – Anniversary, Marian Anderson’s Birthday – Anniversary, 2nd Amendment to the US Constitution Ratified, and Elizabeth Taylor’s Birthday – Anniversary.

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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Friday, 20 February 2015

Ansel Adams, an American photographer, known for his photographs of Yosemite National Park, was born at San Francisco, California on 20 February 1902. Adams died at Monterey, California on 22 April 1984.

Ansel Adams, an American photographer, known for his photographs of Yosemite National Park, was born at San Francisco, California on 20 February 1902. Adams died at Monterey, California on 22 April 1984.


Today is Friday, 20 February 2015, and here is what’s available in terms of events in the genealogy blogosphere:

Items of Note

  • Today: Ansel Adams Birthday – Anniversary.

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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Thursday, 19 February 2015

On 19 February 1942, as a result of President Franklin Roosevelt’s Executive Order 9066, some 110,000 Japanese Americans living in coastal Pacific areas were placed in concentration camps in remote areas of Arizona, Arkansas, inland California, Colorado, Idaho, Utah and Wyoming. The interned Japanese Americans (two-thirds of whom were US citizens) lost an estimated $ 400 million in property. They were allowed to return to their homes 2 January 1945.

On 19 February 1942, as a result of President Franklin Roosevelt’s Executive Order 9066, some 110,000 Japanese Americans living in coastal Pacific areas were placed in concentration camps in remote areas of Arizona, Arkansas, inland California, Colorado, Idaho, Utah and Wyoming. The interned Japanese Americans (two-thirds of whom were US citizens) lost an estimated $ 400 million in property. They were allowed to return to their homes 2 January 1945.


Today is Thursday, 19 February 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: Chinese New Year. Chocolate Mint Day, Japanese Internment – Anniversary, and Knights of Pythias Founded – Anniversary.

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