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
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?
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.
Jan 12, 2001 ... Basically Caesar Augustus stole a day for his month. - In the year 3961 AM,
which we call 46 BC, Julius Caesar standardized the civil calendar ...
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 ...
Feb 28, 2014 ... In Latin it was referred to as Februarius mensis -- Month of February. Just to be ...
Well, it's short in order to harmonize it with the solar year.
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Feb 23, 2015 ... Why does February only get 28 days when all the other months get 30 or .... To
say it short, because the year used to start in march... and thats ...