Genealogy Blogging Events: 11-18 November 2016

Get the latest news on genealogy blogging events for the week of 11-18 November 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!

  • 11 November: Feast of St. Martin – Martinmas, “God Bless America” First Performed – Anniversary, Remembrance Day – Canada, UK, Veterans Day, and Admission Day – Washington.
  • 12 November: Grace Kelly’s Birthday – Anniversary and Elizabeth Cady Stanton’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 13 November: Holland Tunnel Opens – Anniversary, Remembrance Sunday – UK, and Robert Louis Stevenson’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 14 November: Beaver Moon – Full Moon, International Girls Day, “Murphy Brown” Television Debut – Anniversary, and Spirit of NSA Day.
  • 15 November: National Bundt Day and Georgia O’Keefe’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 16 November: Admission Day – Oklahoma and Louis Riel Hanging – Anniversary.
  • 17 November: Beaujolais Nouveau Released, Great American Smokeout, Homemade Bread Day, National Unfriend Day, and Suez Canal – Anniversary.
  • 18 November: Louis Daguerre’s Birthday – Anniversary, Jonestown Massacre – Anniversary, Mickey Mouse’s Birthday, Push-Button Phone Debuts – Anniversary, and US Uniform Time Zone Plan – Anniversary.

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Genealogy Blogging Events: 4-11 November 2016

Get the latest news on genealogy blogging events for the week of 4-11 November 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!

  • 4 November: Walter Cronkite’s Birthday – 100th Anniversary, King Tut’s Tomb Discovered – Anniversary, Mischief Night – Australia, New Zealand and UK, US Embassy in Tehran Seized – Anniversary, and Use Your Common Sense Day.
  • 5 November: Guy Fawkes Day, Vivien Leigh’s Birthday – Anniversary, Roy Rogers’ Birthday – Anniversary, and Sadie Hawkins Day.
  • 6 November: Daylight Savings Time Ends – US, “Good Morning America” television debut – Anniversary, “Meet The Press” television debut – Anniversary, Saxophone Day, and John Philip Sousa’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 7 November: Battle of Tippecanoe – Anniversary, Marie Curie’s Birthday – Anniversary, National Young Reader’s Week begins, and Great October Socialist Revolution – Anniversary.
  • 8 November: Abet and Aid Punsters Day, Admission Day – Montana, “Days of Our Lives” Television Debut – Anniversary, Election Day – US, and X-Ray Discovery Day – Anniversary.
  • 9 November: Berlin Wall Falls – Anniversary, Boston Fire of 1872 – Anniversary, East Coast Blackout of 1965 – Anniversary, Kristallnacht – Anniversary, and Hedy Lamarr’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 10 November: Telephone Area Codes Introduced – 65th Anniversary, Edmund Fitzgerald Sinking – Anniversary, Marine Corps Birthday, Microsoft Windows – Anniversary, and “Sesame Street” Television Debut – Anniversary.
  • 11 November: Feast of St. Martin – Martinmas, “God Bless America” First Performed – Anniversary, Remembrance Day – Canada, UK, Veterans Day, and Admission Day – Washington.

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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Sunday 30 October 2016

Oct 30, 1938. As part of a series of radio dramas based on famous novels, Orson Welles with the Mercury Players produced H.G. Wells’s War of the Worlds. Near panic resulted when listeners believed the simulated news bulletins, which described a Martian invasion of New Jersey, to be real.

Oct 30, 1938. As part of a series of radio dramas based on famous novels, Orson Welles with the Mercury Players produced H.G. Wells’s War of the Worlds. Near panic resulted when listeners believed the simulated news bulletins, which described a Martian invasion of New Jersey, to be real.


Today is Sunday, 30 October 2016, and here is what’s available in terms of genealogy blogging and other related events in the Genealogy Blogging world:

Genealogy Blogging Items of Note

  • Today: John Adams’ Birthday – Anniversary, Checklists Day, Create a Great Funeral Day, Devil’s Night, European Union Daylight Savings Time Ends, National Candy Corn Day, Reformation Sunday, and War of the Worlds Broadcast – Anniversary.

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