Genealogy Blogging Events – Week of 22-29 August 2014

Upcoming Genealogy Blogging Events 22-29 August 2014
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:

  • 22 August: Ray Bradbury’s Birthday – Anniversary, Mormon Choir First Performance – Anniversary, Dorothy Parker’s Birthday – Anniversary, and Vietnam Conflict begins – Anniversary.
  • 23 August: Gene Kelly’s Birthday – Anniversary, Edgar Lee Masters’ Birthday – Anniversary, and Sacco-Vanzetti Execution – Anniversary.
  • 24 August: St. Bartholomew’s Day Massacre – Anniversary, Eruption of Vesuvius – Anniversary, and British Invade Washington – War of 1812 Anniversary.
  • 25 August: Bank Holiday – (UK), Leonard Bernstein’s Birthday – Anniversary, Founders Day – National Park Service, Althea Gibson’s Birthday – Anniversary, Paris Liberated During World War II – 70th Anniversary, and The Wizard of Oz movie released – 75th Anniversary.
  • 26 August: Krakatoa Eruption – Anniversary, National Dog Day (US), and Women’s Equality Day (US).
  • 27 August: First Commercial Oil Well – Anniversary, Lyndon Baines Johnson’s Birthday – Anniversary, and La Tomatina (Spain).
  • 28 August: Death of Emmitt Till – Anniversary and March on Washington – Anniversary.
  • 29 August: “According to Hoyle Day”, Amistad Seized – 175th Anniversary, Hurricane Katrina – Anniversary, and Shay’s Rebellion – Anniversary.

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Genealogy Blogging Events – Week of 15-22 August 2014

Genealogy Blogging Events Week of 15-22 August 2014
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 August: Assumption of the Virgin, Best Friend’s Day, Julia Child’s Birthday – Anniversary, Edna Ferber’s Birthday – Anniversary,
    Hawaii – Admission Day, Panama Canal Opens – 100th Anniversary, and Woodstock – 45th Anniversary.
  • 16 August: Elvis Presley’s Death – Anniversary and Klondike Gold Discovery – Anniversary.
  • 17 August: Davy Crockett’s Birthday, Fulton Steamboat Sails – Anniversary, and Mae West’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 18 August: Virginia Dare’s Birthday – Anniversary, Mail Order Catalog Anniversary, 19th Amendment Ratified – Anniversary, and Serendipity Day.
  • 19 August: Black Cow Root Beer Float Created – Anniversary, Coco Chanel’s Birthday – Anniversary, National Aviation Day, and Gene Roddenbery’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 20 August: Corn Palace Festival and St. Stephen’s Day – Hungary.
  • 21 August: American Bar Association founded – Anniversary, Lincoln-Douglas Debates – Anniversary, and Poet’s Day.
  • 22 August: Ray Bradbury’s Birthday – Anniversary, Mormon Choir First Performance – Anniversary, Dorothy Parker’s Birthday – Anniversary, and Vietnam Conflict begins – Anniversary.

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Genealogy Blogging Events – Week of 8-15 August 2014

Genealogy Blogging Events 8-15 August 2014
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 August: Frederic March’s Birthday – Anniversary, Kool-Aid Days, National Scrabble Championship begins, and Sneak Some Zucchini Onto Your Neighbors’ Porch Day.
  • 9 August: Atomic Bomb Dropped on Nagasaki – Anniversary, Whitney Houston’s Birthday – Anniversary, National Garage Sale Day, President Nixon Resigns – 40th Anniversary, and Perseid Meteor Showers.
  • 10 August: “Candid Camera” television premiere – Anniversary, Japan Surrenders – WWII Ends – Anniversary, Missouri: Admission Day, and Smithsonian Institution Founded – Anniversary.
  • 11 August: David R. Atchison’s Birthday – Anniversary, Mike Douglas’s Birthday – Anniversary, Elvis Week Begins, Alex Haley’s Birthday – Anniversary, Presidential Joke Day – 30th Anniversary, and
    Watts Riot – Anniversary.
  • 12 August: Cecil B. DeMille’s Birthday – Anniversary, Home Sewing Machine Patented – Anniversary, IBM PC Introduced – Anniversary, King Phillip Assassination – Anniversary, Buck Owens’ Birthday – 85th Anniversary, Zerna Addis Sharp’s Birthday – 125th Anniversary, and Vinyl Record Day.
  • 13 August: Berlin Wall Erected – Anniversary, Alfred Hitchcock’s Birthday – Anniversary, International Left-Handers Day, and Annie Oakley’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 14 August: Little League World Series Begins, Navajo Code Talkers Day, and Social Security Act – Anniversary.
  • 15 August: Assumption of the Virgin, Best Friend’s Day, Julia Child’s Birthday – Anniversary, Edna Ferber’s Birthday – Anniversary,
    Hawaii – Admission Day, Panama Canal Opens – 100th Anniversary, and Woodstock – 45th Anniversary.

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