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:
- 28 August: Death of Emmitt Till – Anniversary and March on Washington – Anniversary.
- 29 August: “According to Hoyle Day,” Amistad Seized – Anniversary, Hurricane Katrina Strikes Gulf Coast – 10th Anniversary, Shay’s Rebellion – Anniversary, and Sturgeon Moon – Full Moon.
- 30 August: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelly’s Birthday – Anniversary, Toasted Marshmallow Day, and Ted Williams’ Birthday – Anniversary.
- 31 August: “Alice” television debut – Anniversary, Charleston SC Earthquake – Anniversary, Diana Princess of Wales’ Death – Anniversary, Solidarity founded – Anniversary, Summer Bank Holiday – (UK), and Whitechapel Murders Begin – Anniversary.
- 1 September: Be Kind to Editors and Writers Month begins, Data Backup Day, Emma M. Nutt Day, Library Card Sign Up Month begins, National Coupon Month begins, National Preparedness Month begins, and World War II Begins – Invasion of Poland – Anniversary.
- 2 September: Calendar Adjustment Day – Anniversary, Great Fire of London – Anniversary, James Forten’s Birthday – Anniversary, Liliuokalani’s Birthday – Anniversary, Sherman Enters Atlanta – 150th Anniversary, and V-J Day – Anniversary.
- 3 September: Beginning of the Penny Press – Anniversary, Britain Declares War on Germany – World War II – Anniversary, Louis Sullivan’s Birthday – Anniversary, Prudence Crandall’s Birthday – Anniversary, and Treaty of Paris – Anniversary.
- 4 September: First Electric Lighting – Anniversary, Little Rock Nine – Anniversary, and Paul Harvey’s Birthday – Anniversary.