Genealogy Blogging Events: 6-13 January 2017

Get the latest news on genealogy blogging events for the week of 6-13 January 2017 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!

  • 6 January: Carnival Season Begins, Epiphany, La Befana – Italy, Admission Day – New Mexico, and Three Kings Day – Dia de Los Reyes.
  • 7 January: Charles Addams’ Birthday – Anniversary, Harlem Globetrotters First Game Played – Anniversary, I’m Not Going To Take It Anymore Day, International Programmers Day, and Orthodox Christmas
  • 8 January: Argyle Day, AT&T Divestiture – 35th Anniversary, Battle of New Orleans – Anniversary, Midwife’s Day – Greece, Elvis Presley’s Birthday – Anniversary, and War on Poverty – Anniversary.
  • 9 January: First Manned Balloon Flight in America – Anniversary, Plough Monday (England), and St. Petersburg Massacre – Anniversary.
  • 10 January: First United Nations General Assembly – Anniversary, “Masterpiece Theater” television debut – Anniversary, and Women’s Suffrage Amendment Introduced to Congress – Anniversary.
  • 11 January: Cuckoo Dancing Week, Alexander Hamilton’s Birthday – Anniversary, John A. MacDonald’s Birthday – Anniversary, National Clean Off Your Desk Day, and US Surgeon Declares Cigarettes Hazardous – Anniversary.
  • 12 January: All In The Family Television Premiere – Anniversary, Batman Television Premiere – Anniversary, Dynasty Television Premiere – Anniversary, First Elected Woman Senator – Anniversary, Jack London’s Birthday – Anniversary, and John Winthrop’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 13 January: Alfred Carl Fuller’s Birthday – Anniversary, Tyvendedagen (Norway), First Radio Broadcast – Anniversary, and St. Knut’s Day (Sweden).

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Genealogy Blogging Events: 30 December 2016 – 6 January 2017

Get the latest news on genealogy blogging events for the week of 30 December 2016 at - 6 January 2017 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!

  • 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.

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Genealogy Blogging Events: 23-30 December 2016

Get the latest news on genealogy blogging events for the week of 23-30 December 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!

  • 23 December: Federal Reserve System Founded – Anniversary, Festivus, Metric Conversion Act – Anniversary, Joseph Smith Jr’s Birthday – Anniversary, and Transistor Unveiled – Anniversary.
  • 24 December: Chanukkah, Christmas Eve, Italian Hall Disaster – Anniversary, and “The Perry Como Show” Television Debut – Anniversary.
  • 25 December: Clara Barton’s Birthday – Anniversary, Humphrey Bogart’s Birthday – Anniversary, Christmas Day, and Washington Crosses the Delaware – Anniversary.
  • 26 December: Steve Allen’s Birthday – Anniversary, Charles Babbage’s Birthday – Anniversary, Boxing Day, Day of the Wren – Ireland, Kwanzaa – 50th Anniversary, National Whiner’s Day, Radium Discovered – Anniversary, and Feast of Saint Stephen.
  • 27 December: “Howdy Doody” Television Premiere – Anniversary and Radio City Hall Opens – Anniversary.
  • 28 December: Admission Day – Iowa, First Cinema Opened – Anniversary, Pledge of Allegiance Recognized – Anniversary, and Poor Richard’s Almanack Published – Anniversary.
  • 29 December: Admission Day – Texas, Wounded Knee Massacre – Anniversary, and YMCA Organized – Anniversary.
  • 30 December: “Let’s Make A Deal” Television Premiere – Anniversary and USS Monitor Sinks – Anniversary.

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