Genealogy Blogging Events – Week of 22-29 May 2015

Get the latest news on genealogy blogging events for the week of 22-29 May 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:

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Here are some upcoming dates to look out for so you can plan your genealogy and family history blog posts for next week:

  • 22 May: Johnny Carson’s Final Show Anniversary, Mary Cassatt’s Birthday – Anniversary, Harvey Milk Day, Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood TV Premiere – Anniversary, and National Maritime Day.
  • 23 May: Bonnie and Clyde Death – Anniversary, New York Public Library Founded – Anniversary, and Julia Pierpont Day.
  • 24 May: First Night Game in Baseball Played – Anniversary, Brooklyn Bridge Opening – Anniversary, Brother’s Day, First Telegraph Line Opened – Anniversary, Indy 500 Race, International Tiara Day, National Hurricane Preparedness Week, and Pentecost.
  • 25 May: Constitutional Convention – Anniversary, Gloucestershire Cheese Rolling, Memorial Day, National Missing Children Day, National Tap Dance Day, Spring Bank Holiday (UK), and Towel Day.
  • 26 May: Dunkirk Evacuated – 75th Anniversary, Peggy Lee’s Birthday – 95th Anniversary, and World Lindy Hop Day.
  • 27 May: Amelia Bloomer’s Birthday – Anniversary, Cellophane Tape patented – Anniversary, and Golden Gate Bridge Opening – Anniversary.
  • 28 May: Amnesty International Day, Dionne Quintuplets born – Anniversary, Sierra Club Founded – Anniversary, and Jim Thorpe’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 29 May: Amnesty Issued for Southern Rebels – 150th Anniversary, Hug Your Cat Day, John F. Kennedy’s Birthday – Anniversary, Mount Everest Summit Reached – Anniversary, Sojourner Truth’s “Ain’t I a Woman” Speech – Anniversary, and Wisconsin Admission Day.

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Genealogy Blogging Events – Week of 15-22 May 2015

Get the latest news on genealogy blogging events for the week of 15-22 May 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:

  • 15 May: L. Frank Baum’s Birthday – Anniversary, First Flight Attendant – 85th Anniversary, National Bike to Work Day, Nylon Stockings – 75th Anniversary, and Peace Officer Memorial Day (US).
  • 16 May: Armed Forces Day, Biographer’s Day, First Academy Awards Ceremony – Anniversary, Henry Fonda’s Birthday – Anniversary, Liberace’s Birthday – Anniversary, National Learn to Swim Day, Preakness Stakes, and William Henry Seward’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 17 May: Bay to Breakers Race – 103rd Anniversary, 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, Mount St. Helens Eruption anniversary, and Victoria Day – Canada.
  • 19 May: Anne Boleyn Executed – Anniversary, Dark Day in New England anniversary, Lorraine Hansberry’s Birthday – 85th Anniversary, and Malcolm X’s Birthday – 90th Anniversary.
  • 20 May: Eliza Doolittle Day, Homestead Act – Anniversary, Lindbergh Flight Anniversary, Mecklenburg Day – NC, Jimmy Stewart’s Birthday – Anniversary, and Weights and Measures Day.
  • 21 May: American Red Cross Founded – Anniversary, Sister Maria Innocentia Hummel’s Birthday – Anniversary, and National Waitstaff Day.
  • 22 May: Johnny Carson’s Final Show Anniversary, Mary Cassatt’s Birthday – Anniversary, Harvey Milk Day, Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood TV Premiere – Anniversary, and National Maritime Day.

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Genealogy Blogging Events – Week of 8-15 May 2015

Get the latest news on genealogy blogging events for the week of 8-15 May 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:

  • 8 May: Martin Z. Mollusk Day, Military Spouse Appreciation Day, National Day of Prayer (US), Harry S. Truman’s Birthday – Anniversary, and V-E Day – 70th 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 Babysitters Day, National Moscato Day, and National Train Day.
  • 10 May: Fred Astaire’s Birthday – Anniversary, Golden Spike Driving – Anniversary, Mother’s Day (US) – Anniversary, and National Police Week begins (US)
  • 11 May: Irving Berlin’s Birthday, Admission Day – Minnesota, and National Etiquette Week begins.
  • 12 May: Katharine Hepburn’s Birthday, Limerick Day, and Odometer Invented – Anniversary.
  • 13 May: Joe Louis’ Birthday – Anniversary, Mexican War Declared – Anniversary, and Saint Lawrence Seaway Act – Anniversary.
  • 14 May: Ascension Day, 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, First Flight Attendant – 85th Anniversary, National Bike to Work Day, Nylon Stockings – 75th Anniversary, and Peace Officer Memorial Day (US).

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