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!
- 27 January: Apollo 1 Spacecraft Fire – Anniversary, Auschwitz Liberated – Anniversary, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Birthday – Anniversary, National Geographic Society Founded – Anniversary, Thomas Crapper Day, and International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust.
- 28 January: Challenger Space Shuttle Explosion – Anniversary, Chinese New Year, Data Privacy Day, and Jackson Pollack’s Birthday – Anniversary.
- 29 January: Catholic Schools Week begins, Curmudgeons Day – W.C. Fields’ Birthday, Freethinker’s Day – Thomas Paine’s Birthday, Admission Day – Kansas, and World Leprosy Day.
- 30 January: Beatles’ Last Concert – Anniversary, Bloody Sunday – 45th Anniversary, Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day, Gandhi Assassinated – Anniversary, and Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s Birthday – Anniversary
- 31 January: First Social Security Check Issued – Anniversary, Zane Grey’s Birthday – Anniversary, and Jackie Robinson’s Birthday – Anniversary.
- 1 February: Data Backup Day, Clark Gable Birthday – Anniversary, First car insurance issued – Anniversary, GI Joe Introduced – Anniversary, Greensboro Sit In – Anniversary, Late Night with David Letterman premieres – Anniversary, National Black History Month begins, National Freedom Day – Anniversary, and Space Shuttle Columbia Disaster – Anniversary.
- 2 February: Baseball Hall of Fame Charter Members Inducted – Anniversary, Candlemas, Groundhog Day, New Amsterdam (NYC) incorporated – Anniversary, and Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo – Anniversary.
- 3 February: Elizabeth Blackwell’s Birthday – Anniversary, Fifteenth Amendment Day, Income Tax – Anniversary, National Wear Red Day, National Working Naked Day, and The Day The Music Died – Anniversary.