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February is the second month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian calendars. It is the shortest month of the year as it is the only month to have a length of less than 30 days. The month has 28 d...

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

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Feb 2, 2014 ... Rather, February has 28 days because, to the Romans, the month was an ... Not only did they insert Mercedonius haphazardly, but the priests ...

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

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The history of the calendar is pretty tangled. It dates back to Roman times. The Roman calendar originally had only 10 months, beginning on March 1. (That's ...

February's 28 Days Explained | UANews

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Feb 26, 2014 ... Why does February have only 28 days? Blame the Romans. Well, we can blame them for at least part of the reason.

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 have only 28 days? | Reference.com

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The designation of only 28 days in February began when King Numa Pompilius reformed the Roman calendar around 713 B.C. The Roman calendar then had ...

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Feb 23, 2015 ... It's not the size of the month that matters… Subscribe: http://bit.ly/iotbs_sub Twitter : @okaytobesmart ↓ More info and sources below ↓ Why ...

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

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Jan 6, 2008 ... According to a popular legend, July was named after Julius Caesar and hence it had 31 days. Later, when Augustus Caesar took over the ...

Why do months have different number of days? : explainlikeimfive

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Jan 2, 2014 ... ELI5: Why do humans require such a comprehensive and .... From then on August had 31 days and February 28 (except on leap years, when it ...

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, depending on ... Well, this video explains all of the fiddling that Romans did to the ...