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February is the second month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian calendars. It is the shortest month and the only month with fewer than 30 days. The month has 28 days in common years or 29 days ...

Why Are There Only 28 Days in February? | Mental Floss

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Feb 2, 2014 ... (If there's a month named after you, why not milk it?) But that's a myth. Rather, February has 28 days because, to the Romans, the month was an ...

Why does February have 28 days? Why 29 in leap years? - Quora

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The ancient Romans were pretty pragmatic. They didn't see a need to put a label on days that ... February was supposedly handed 28 days so that it would be the only month with an even number of days, while the others all had 29 or 31.

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Feb 23, 2015 ... Why does February only get 28 days when all the other months get 30 or 31? ..... What happens if there was a month that had 8 days...

Why are there 28 days in February? - Slate

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Feb 27, 2007 ... The shortest month of the year seems to have gone by in a flash. Why does February have only 28 days? It's the Romans' fault. Our modern ...

Why does February only have 28 days? | blog.enfocamp.com

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It is a short month because it is “missing” days, but why does this month only have 28 ... The others were simply winter days in which there was nothing worth ... to months having 30 and 31 days) and regarding February, he felt that 28 days for ...

Why does February have 28 days, and July and August, 31 days ...

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Jan 6, 2008 ... They believe February always had 28 days ever since the time of King Numa Pompilius. He decided ... And hence, it was given only 28 days.

Why is February such a short month, having only 28 or 29 days ...

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Jan 12, 2001 ... Why is February such a short month having only 28 or 29 days whereas the ... How on earth did February ever get only 28 days when there are ...

The Straight Dope: How come February has only 28 days?

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Feb 27, 1987 ... Dear Cecil: How come February only has 28 days (plus an extra day in leap year) when all the rest of the months have 30 or 31? Did they figure ...

Why does February only have 28 days?

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The moon takes 29 1/2 days to rotate around the Earth, while the Earth takes 365 1/4 ... February didn't even exist because the Romans originally based their ...

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Why does February have only 28 days? | Reference.com

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The designation of only 28 days in February began when King Numa ... 28 days. There are seven months that have 31 days and four months that have 30 days.

February's 28 Days Explained | UANews

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Feb 26, 2014 ... Why does February have only 28 days? Blame the ... Bauschatz: There are a lot of good, believable reasons for this. To me, it all has to do with ...

Why Does February Have Just 28 Days, Anyway? - io9 - Gizmodo

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Feb 24, 2015 ... While other months last 30 or 31 days, February has 28 or 29, ... who gave us the 28-day month of February, but the story doesn't end there.