Genealogy Blogging Events: 20-27 May 2016

Get the latest news on genealogy blogging events for the week of 20-27 May 2016 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:

Genealogy 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 May: Eliza Doolittle Day, Homestead Act – Anniversary, Lindbergh Flight Anniversary, Mecklenburg Day – NC, National Bike to Work Day, Jimmy Stewart’s Birthday – Anniversary, and Weights and Measures Day.
  • 21 May: American Red Cross Founded – Anniversary, Armed Forces Day, Buddha’s Birthday, Flower Moon – Full Moon, Sister Maria Innocentia Hummel’s Birthday – Anniversary, National Learn to Swim Day, National Waitstaff Day, and Preakness Stakes.
  • 22 May: Johnny Carson’s Final Show Anniversary, Mary Cassatt’s Birthday – Anniversary, Harvey Milk Day, Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood TV Premiere – Anniversary, National Hurricane Preparedness Week, National Maritime Day, and US Colored Troops Founders Day.
  • 23 May: Bonnie and Clyde Death Anniversary, New York Public Library Anniversary, Julia Pierpont Day, and Victoria Day – Canada.
  • 24 May: First Night Game in Baseball Played – Anniversary, Brooklyn Bridge Opening – Anniversary, Brother’s Day, First Telegraph Line Opened – Anniversary, and International Tiara Day.
  • 25 May: Constitutional Convention – Anniversary, National Missing Children Day, National Tap Dance Day, and Towel Day.
  • 26 May: Dunkirk Evacuated – Anniversary, Peggy Lee’s Birthday – Anniversary, and World Lindy Hop Day.
  • 27 May: Amelia Bloomer’s Birthday – Anniversary, Cellophane Tape patented – Anniversary, and Golden Gate Bridge Opening – Anniversary.

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Genealogy Blogging Events: 13-20 May 2016

Get the latest news on genealogy blogging events for the week of 13-20 May 2016 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:

Genealogy 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:

  • 13 May: Friday the Thirteenth, Joe Louis’ Birthday – Anniversary, Mexican War Declared – Anniversary, and Saint Lawrence Seaway Act – Anniversary.
  • 14 May: Buddha’s Birthday, Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit’s Birthday – Anniversary, Smallpox Vaccine Discovered – Anniversary, Stars and Stripes Forever Day, and Women’s Auxiliary Army Corps founded – Anniversary.
  • 15 May: L. Frank Baum’s Birthday – Anniversary, Bay to Breakers Race – 104th Anniversary, First Flight Attendant – Anniversary, National Police Week begins, Nylon Stockings – Anniversary, Peace Officer Memorial Day (US), and Pentecost.
  • 16 May: Biographer’s Day, First Academy Awards Ceremony – Anniversary, Henry Fonda’s Birthday – Anniversary, Liberace’s Birthday – Anniversary, and William Henry Seward’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 17 May: Brown v. Board of Education Decision – Anniversary, First US Same-Sex Marriages – Anniversary, and New York Stock Exchange Established – Anniversary.
  • 18 May: Allies Capture Monte Cassino – Anniversary, International Museum Day, and Mount St. Helens Eruption – Anniversary.
  • 19 May: Anne Boleyn Executed – Anniversary, Dark Day in New England – Anniversary, Lorraine Hansberry’s Birthday – Anniversary and Malcolm X’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 20 May: Eliza Doolittle Day, Homestead Act – Anniversary, Lindbergh Flight Anniversary, Mecklenburg Day – NC, National Bike to Work Day, Jimmy Stewart’s Birthday – Anniversary, and Weights and Measures Day.

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Genealogy Blogging Events: 6-13 May 2016

Get the latest news on genealogy blogging events for the week of 6-13 May 2016 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:

Genealogy 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:

  • 6 May: Bannister Breaks Four-Minute Mile – Anniversary, Sigmund Freud’s Birthday – Anniversary, Hindenburg Disaster – Anniversary, Joseph Brackett Day, Military Spouse Appreciation Day, National Nurses Week begins, No Diet Day, Rudolph Valentino’s Birthday – Anniversary, and Orson Welles’ Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 7 May: Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony Premieres – Anniversary, Gary Cooper’s Birthday – Anniversary, Kentucky Derby, Lusitania Sinking – Anniversary, National Babysitters Day, and National Train Day.
  • 8 May: Harry S. Truman’s Birthday – Anniversary, Mother’s Day – (US), and V-E Day – Anniversary.
  • 9 May: British Capture Enigma Machine – Anniversary, John Brown’s Birthday – Anniversary, European Union founded – Anniversary, Jamestown Day, William Moulton Marston’s Birthday – Anniversary, National Etiquette Week begins, and National Moscato Day.
  • 10 May: Fred Astaire’s Birthday – Anniversary and Golden Spike Driving – Anniversary.
  • 11 May: Irving Berlin’s Birthday and Admission Day – Minnesota.
  • 12 May: Katharine Hepburn’s Birthday – Anniversary, Limerick Day, and Odometer Invented – Anniversary.
  • 13 May: Friday the Thirteenth, Joe Louis’ Birthday – Anniversary, Mexican War Declared – Anniversary, and Saint Lawrence Seaway Act – Anniversary.

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