In Catholic tradition, February is the Month of the Purification of the Blessed
Virgin Mary. American Heart Month (United ...
Feb 2, 2014 ... Which got the short stick because it's cold and no one likes it. ... Rather, February
has 28 days because, to the Romans, the month was an ...
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 ... Even numbers were considered unlucky, but
somebody had to have one*; might as well make it the short and unpleasant
February is wrapping up. It is a short month because it is “missing” days, but why
does this month only have 28 days (or 29 in a leap year) instead of 30 or 31.
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 ...
Feb 24, 2015 ... While other months last 30 or 31 days, February has 28 or 29, depending on ...
did to the calendar, and how that resulted in a single short month.
Feb 27, 1987 ... How come February only has 28 days (plus an extra day in leap year) when ...
Did they figure winter would go faster if the months were short?
Jan 6, 2008 ... So, he created seven months with 29 days, and four with 31. Since he now
needed one short even-numbered month, he chose February, as it ...
Feb 29, 2012 ... Why is February 29, not February 31, a leap year day? All the other months have
30 or 31 days, but February suffered from the ego of Roman ...
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