The original Roman calendar is believed to have been a lunar ... At some point in
history dates of months ceased to be connected with ...
A History of the Months January -- Janus's month. February -- month of Februa
Intercalaris -- inter-calendar month. March -- Mars' month. April -- Aphrodite's ...
Before today's Gregorian calendar was adopted, the older Julian calendar was ...
Why do the 9th thru 12th months have names that mean 7th, 8th, 9th and 10th?
In 46 BC, Julius Caesar reformed the Roman calendar (hence the Julian
calendar) changing the number of days in many months and removing
Read about the origins and history of month names, which come from Roman ...
The Roman calendar month of Februarius was named for Februalia, a festival of
History of the Calendar. The purpose of the calendar is to reckon past or future
time, to show how many days until a certain event takes place—the harvest or a ...
The calendar started the year in March (Martius) and consisted of 10 months, with
6 months of 30 days and 4 months of 31 days. The winter season was not ...
SOCIAL STUDIES — History ... The ancient Romans used a different calendar
system, and their year began in March and ended in February! ... as months 9, 10
, 11 and 12, these months were 7, 8, 9, and 10 on the ancient Roman calendar.
National Women's History Month was established by presidential proclamation ....
References: Electronic Diversity Resource Calendar, Diversity Resources, Inc.
Compilers of a calendar, attempting to record and to predict the passage of time,
are offered an easy first step in the ...