Genealogy Blogging Events – Week of 8-15 August 2014

Genealogy Blogging Events 8-15 August 2014
Here is a list of events and goings-on in the world of genealogy blogging. Here’s what is happening in the coming week:

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:

  • 8 August: Frederic March’s Birthday – Anniversary, Kool-Aid Days, National Scrabble Championship begins, and Sneak Some Zucchini Onto Your Neighbors’ Porch Day.
  • 9 August: Atomic Bomb Dropped on Nagasaki – Anniversary, Whitney Houston’s Birthday – Anniversary, National Garage Sale Day, President Nixon Resigns – 40th Anniversary, and Perseid Meteor Showers.
  • 10 August: “Candid Camera” television premiere – Anniversary, Japan Surrenders – WWII Ends – Anniversary, Missouri: Admission Day, and Smithsonian Institution Founded – Anniversary.
  • 11 August: David R. Atchison’s Birthday – Anniversary, Mike Douglas’s Birthday – Anniversary, Elvis Week Begins, Alex Haley’s Birthday – Anniversary, Presidential Joke Day – 30th Anniversary, and
    Watts Riot – Anniversary.
  • 12 August: Cecil B. DeMille’s Birthday – Anniversary, Home Sewing Machine Patented – Anniversary, IBM PC Introduced – Anniversary, King Phillip Assassination – Anniversary, Buck Owens’ Birthday – 85th Anniversary, Zerna Addis Sharp’s Birthday – 125th Anniversary, and Vinyl Record Day.
  • 13 August: Berlin Wall Erected – Anniversary, Alfred Hitchcock’s Birthday – Anniversary, International Left-Handers Day, and Annie Oakley’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 14 August: Little League World Series Begins, Navajo Code Talkers Day, and Social Security Act – Anniversary.
  • 15 August: Assumption of the Virgin, Best Friend’s Day, Julia Child’s Birthday – Anniversary, Edna Ferber’s Birthday – Anniversary,
    Hawaii – Admission Day, Panama Canal Opens – 100th Anniversary, and Woodstock – 45th Anniversary.

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Genealogy Blogging Events – Week of 1-8 August 2014

GeneaBloggers Events 1-8 August 2014
Here is a list of events and goings-on in the world of genealogy blogging. Here’s what is happening in the coming week:

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 August: Data Backup Day, Colorado: Admission Day, Emancipation of 500 – Anniversary, First US Census – Anniversary, Francis Scott Key’s Birthday – Anniversary, MTV Premieres – Anniversary, and World Wide Web – Anniversary.
  • 2 August: James Baldwin’s Birthday – Anniversary, Double Seven Festival (China), Official Signing of the Declaration of Independence – Anniversary, National Mustard Day, and Carroll O’Connor’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 3 August: National Watermelon Day and Sisters Day.
  • 4 August: Louis Armstrong’s Birthday – Anniversary, Borden Ax Murders – Anniversary, Civic Holiday (Canada), Civil Rights Workers Found Slain – 50th Anniversary, Coast Guard Day, Admission Day – Colorado, and Picnic Day (Australia).
  • 5 August: “American Bandstand” Premiere – Anniversary, Battle of Mobile Bay – 150th Anniversary, Death of Marilyn Monroe – Anniversary, National Underwear Day, and Raoul Wallenberg’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 6 August: Hiroshima Day, Lucille Ball’s Birthday – Anniversary, First Woman Swims the English Channel – Anniversary, Voting Rights Act of 1965 Signed – Anniversary, and Andy Warhol’s Birthday.
  • 7 August: Operation Desert Shield Begins – Anniversary, Hatfield and McCoy Fued Begins – Anniversary, National Lighthouse Day, Professional Speakers Day, and Purple Heart Medal Created – Anniversary.
  • 8 August: Frederic March’s Birthday – Anniversary, Kool-Aid Days, National Scrabble Championship begins, and Sneak Some Zucchini Onto Your Neighbors’ Porch Day.

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Genealogy Blogging Events – Week of 25 July – 1 August 2014

Upcoming Events at GeneaBloggers

Here is a list of events and goings-on in the world of genealogy blogging. Here’s what is happening in the coming week:

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:

  • 25 July: Andrea Doria sinks – Anniversary and First Test Tube Baby Born – Anniversary.
  • 26 July: Americans With Disabilities Act – Anniversary, National Day of the Cowboy, and US Army First Desegregation – 70th Anniversary.
  • 27 July: Anne Hutchison Memorial Day, Aunties Day, Insulin First Isolated – Anniversary, Korean Conflict Armistice – Anniversary, and Parents Day (US).
  • 28 July: Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Birthday – 85th Anniversary, Singing Telegram – Anniversary, Veterans Bonus Army Eviction – Anniversary, and World War I Begins – 100th Anniversary.
  • 29 July: NASA established – Anniversary and Peter Jennings’ Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 30 July: Henry Ford’s Birthday – Anniversary, Jimmy Hoffa Disappearance – Anniversary, and Paperback Books Introduced – Anniversary.
  • 31 July: First US Government Building – Anniversary, National Chili Dog Day, and US Patent Office Opens – Anniversary.
  • 1 August: Data Backup Day, Colorado: Admission Day, Emancipation of 500 – Anniversary, First US Census – Anniversary, Francis Scott Key’s Birthday – Anniversary, MTV Premieres – Anniversary, and World Wide Web – Anniversary.

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