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:
- 1 April: April Fools’ Day, Child Abuse Prevention Month begins, Cigarette Advertising Banned – Anniversary, Confederate History Month, Data Backup Day, Grange Month, Jazz Appreciation Month, and National Fun at Work Day.
- 2 April: 2001: A Space Odyssey premiere – Anniversary, “Dallas” Television Premiere – Anniversary, Falkland Islands War – Anniversary, Hans Christian Andersen Birthday – Anniversary, Sir Alec Guiness’ Birthday – Anniversary, International Children’s Book Day, International Pillow Fight Day, Ponce De Leon “Discovers” Florida – Anniversary, Reconciliation Day, and US Mint Founded – Anniversary.
- 3 April: Marlon Brando’s Birthday – Anniversary, Fall of Richmond – Anniversary, Marshall Plan – Anniversary, and Pony Express Day.
- 4 April: Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. – Anniversary, N.A.T.O. Treaty Ratified – Anniversary, and Smothers Brothers Fired – Anniversary.
- 5 April: Bette Davis’ Birthday – Anniversary, National Deep Dish Pizza Day, Gregory Peck’s Birthday – Anniversary, Qing Ming or Tomb Sweeping Day (China), Spencer Tracy’s Birthday – Anniversary, and Booker T. Washington’s Birthday – Anniversary.
- 6 April: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Founded – Anniversary, First Modern Olympics – Anniversary, North Pole Discovered – Anniversary, Scotsboro Trial – Anniversary, Tartan Day, and US Enters World War I – Anniversary.
- 7 April: Billie Holiday’s Birthday – Anniversary, International Snailpapers Day, Metric System Adopted – Anniversary, National Beer Day, New York Slave Revolt – Anniversary, and No Housework Day.
- 8 April: Federal Government Seizure of Steel Mills – Anniversary, Hank Aaron Home Run Record – Anniversary, and Ryan White’s Death – Anniversary.