Genealogy Blogging Events: 30 September – 7 October 2016

Get the latest news on genealogy blogging events for the week of 30 September - 7 October 2016 at GeneaBloggers, the authority on genealogy blogging.
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!

  • 30 September: Feast of St. Jerome, James Dean Death Anniversary, First Annual Fair in America – Anniversary, Gutenberg Bible Published – Anniversary, and James Meredith Enrolls at Ole Miss – Anniversary.
  • 1 October: Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Celiac Disease Awareness Month, “Cyberspace” Term Coined – Anniversary, Data Backup Day, Family History Month, Gay and Lesbian History Month, German-American Heritage Month, Levittown Opens – Anniversary, and Polish-American Heritage Month.
  • 2 October: Mohandas Gandhi’s Birthday – Anniversary, Guardian Angels Day, Thurgood Marshall Sworn In To US Supreme Court – Anniversary, Groucho Marx’s Birthday – Anniversary, Peanuts Debut – Anniversary, Rosh Hashanah (begins at sundown), and “The Twilight Zone” Television Debut – Anniversary.
  • 3 October: “Captain Kangaroo” Television Debut – Anniversary, Blue Shirt Day – World Day of Bullying Prevention, German Reunification – Anniversary, “Mickey Mouse Club” Television Debut – Anniversary, and World Habitat Day.
  • 4 October: “Dick Tracy” Cartoon Debuts – Anniversary, Fire Prevention Week Begins, Charlton Heston’s Birthday – Anniversary, “Leave It To Beaver” Television Debut – Anniversary, Mental Illness Awareness Week Begins, Saint Francis of Assisi Feast Day, National Work From Home Week, and Edward L. Stratemeyer’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 5 October: Richard E. Byrd’s Birthday – Anniversary, Jonathan Edwards’ Birthday – Anniversary, Monty Python’s Flying Circus Debuts – Anniversary, and World Teachers Day.
  • 6 October: “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” debuts on television – Anniversary, National German-American Day, and Yom Kippur War – Anniversary.
  • 7 October: “Cats” Premiere – Anniversary, Dow Jones Industrial Average – Anniversary, National Diversity Day, and “Your Hit Parade” Television Debut – Anniversary.

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Genealogy Blogging Events: 23-30 September 2016

Get the latest news on genealogy blogging events for the week of 23-30 September 2016 at GeneaBloggers, the authority on genealogy blogging.

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!

  • 23 September: Ray Charles’ Birthday – Anniversary, “Checkers Speech” – Anniversary, William McGuffey’ s Birthday – Anniversary, and Planet Neptune Discovered – Anniversary.
  • 24 September: “Daniel Boone” television premiere – Anniversary, Jim Henson’s Birthday – Anniversary, “The Love Boat” television premiere – Anniversary, “The Munsters” television premiere – Anniversary, National Punctuation Day, and “60 Minutes” television premiere – Anniversary.
  • 25 September: First American Newspaper Published – Anniversary, First Woman Supreme Court Justice – Anniversary, Gold Star Mothers Day, Greenwich Mean Time Begins – Anniversary, and Shel Silverstein’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 26 September: Johnny Appleseed Day, Banned Books Week begins, “The Brady Bunch” television premiere – Anniversary, First Televised Presidential Debate – Anniversary, “Gilligan’s Island” television premiere – Anniversary, Jack LaLanne’s Birthday – Anniversary, and West Side Story Premiere – Anniversary.
  • 27 September: Samuel Adams’ Birthday – Anniversary,
    Ancestor Appreciation Day, The Tonight Show Premiere – Anniversary, and Warren Commission Report issued – Anniversary.
  • 28 September: Ask A Stupid Question Day and Ed Sullivan’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 29 September: Gene Autry’s Birthday – Anniversary, International Coffee Day, Michelmas, and Veterans of Foreign Wars Founded – Anniversary.
  • 30 September: Feast of St. Jerome, James Dean Death Anniversary, First Annual Fair in America – Anniversary, Gutenberg Bible Published – Anniversary, and James Meredith Enrolls at Ole Miss – Anniversary.

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Genealogy Blogging Events: 16-23 September 2016

Get the latest news on genealogy blogging events for the week of 16-23 September 2016 at GeneaBloggers, the authority on genealogy blogging.

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!

  • 16 September: Anne Bradstreet Day, Allen Funt’s Birthday – Anniversary, Harvest Moon – Full Moon, Independence Day – Mexico, Mayflower Day, and Old Ironsides Saved By a Poem – Anniversary.
  • 17 September: Battle of Antietam – Anniversary, “Bewitched” Television Premiere – Anniversary, Constitution Day – United States, “The Fugitive” Television Premiere – Anniversary, and “M*A*S*H” Television Premiere – Anniversary.
  • 18 September: “The Addams Family” Television Premiere – Anniversary, Hull House Opens – Anniversary, National POW/MIA Recognition Day, Train vs. Horse Race – Anniversary, US Air Force Established – Anniversary, and US Capitol Cornerstone Laid – Anniversary.
  • 19 September: International Talk Like a Pirate Day, Jamestown Burned by Bacon’s Rebellion – Anniversary, and “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” Television Premiere – Anniversary.
  • 20 September: Billie Jean King Wins “Battle of the Sexes” – Anniversary, “The Cosby Show” television premiere – Anniversary, and Financial Panic of 1873 – Anniversary.
  • 21 September: Chuck Jones’ Birthday – Anniversary, “Monday Night Football” television premiere – Anniversary, and “Perry Mason” television premiere – Anniversary.
  • 22 September: Autumnal Equinox, Emancipation Proclamation – Anniversary, First All Woman Jury Empaneled in the Colonies – Anniversary, “Friends” television premiere – Anniversary, Hobbit Day, Ice Cream Cone Invented – Anniversary, and National Centenarian’s Day.
  • 23 September: Ray Charles’ Birthday – Anniversary, “Checkers Speech” – Anniversary, William McGuffey’ s Birthday – Anniversary, and Planet Neptune Discovered – Anniversary.

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