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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 ... Some believe February once boasted 29 days and that Augustus ... Rather, February has 28 days because, to the Romans, the month was an afterthought. ..... yes, they are in most major religions, yet that does not validate the ...

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 didn't need a label. Their calendar began on the first day of March ...

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 ...

Historically Irrelevant | Why February Only Has 28 Days

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Feb 26, 2011 ... Why February Only Has 28 Days February only has 28 days. You know that. Well, I hope you know that. But why? What godforsaken individual ...

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 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 days to rotate around the sun. In the very first calendars, created thousands ...

Why does February have less days than all the other months ...

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Feb 8, 2009 ... Best Answer: Because when the Julian Calendar came out, Ceaser had added 90 days so that the seasons could start and stop on the same ...

Leap year 2016: Why does February have 29 days ... - Daily Express

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Feb 29, 2016 ... Leap year 2016: Why does February have 29 days this year and why can ... to February because it is the only month with fewer than 30 days.

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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 ...

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

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Feb 24, 2015 ... February gets the shaft when it comes to days in the month. While other months last 30 or 31 days, February has 28 or 29, depending on the ...