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 December: “Let’s Make A Deal” Television Premiere – Anniversary and USS Monitor Sinks – Anniversary.
- 31 December: First Bank Opens in US – Anniversary, First Night, and New Year’s Eve.
- 1 January: Data Backup Day, New Year’s Day, Commonwealth Formed – Australia, Ellis Island Opens – 125th Anniversary, Emancipation Proclamation Takes Effect – Anniversary, First Baby Boomer Born – Anniversary,and Alfred Stieglitz Birthday – Anniversary.
- 2 January: Isaac Asimov Birthday – Anniversary and Spain Captures Granada – Anniversary.
- 3 January: Admission Day – Alaska, Drinking Straw Patented – Anniversary, Lucretia Mott’s Birthday – Anniversary. “Queen For a Day” Television Debut – Anniversary, and J.R.R. Tolkein Birthday – 125th Anniversary.
- 4 January: Amnesty for Polygamists – Anniversary, Louis Braille’s Birthday – Anniversary, Earth at Perihelion, Pop Music Chart Introduced – Anniversary, and Admission Day – Utah.
- 5 January: $5 A Day Minimum Wage – Anniversary, George Reeves Birthday – Anniversary, Twelfth Night, and Kemmons Wilson’s Birthday – Anniversary.
- 6 January: Carnival Season Begins, Epiphany, La Befana – Italy, Admission Day – New Mexico, and Three Kings Day – Dia de Los Reyes.