Genealogy Blogging Beat – Thursday 17 July 2014

czar nicholas II and family

Czar Nicholas II of Russian and his family were executed on 17 July 1918 at Yekaterinburg.


Today is Thursday 17 July 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: Berenice Abbott’s Birthday – Anniversary, Czar Nicholas II and family executed – Anniversary, Disneyland Opens – Anniversary, Hemingway Look Alike Contest begins, Kansas City Hotel Disaster – Anniversary, Spanish Civil War Begins – Anniversary, and Wrong Way Corrigan Day – Anniversary.

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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Wednesday 16 July 2014

Ida B. Wells

African-American journalist and crusader Ida B. Wells was born 16 July 1862 at Holly Springs, Mississippi.


Today is Wednesday 16 July 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: Atomic Bomb tested – Anniversary, District of Columbia established – Anniversary, Ginger Rogers’ Birthday – Anniversary, Barbara Stanwyck’s Birthday – Anniversary, and Ida B. Wells’ Birthday – Anniversary.

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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Tuesday 15 July 2014

Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rij

The Dutch painter Rembrandt was born on 15 July 1606 at Leiden, Netherlands.


Today is Tuesday 15 July 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: Major League Baseball All Star Game, Rembrandt’s Birthday – Anniversary, and Saint Swithun’s Day.

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