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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/February

In Catholic tradition, February is the Month of the Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary. American Heart Month (United ...

mentalfloss.com/article/55327/why-are-there-only-28-days-february

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 afterthought. In the 8th ...

www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/explainer/2007/02/28_days.html

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 ...

www.quora.com/Why-does-February-only-have-28-days-Why-was-it-the-month-selected-to-be-shorter-than-the-others

The particular motivation for making February a short month with the leap day is no longer known, unfortunately. However, one can speculate, which is what I will  ...

www.quora.com/Why-does-February-have-28-days-Why-29-in-leap-years

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 month.

www.neatorama.com/2012/02/29/so-why-is-february-so-short-anyways

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 ...

www.funtrivia.com/askft/Question9524.html

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 of ...

www.latinpost.com/articles/8102/20140228/why-february-shortest-month-year.htm

Feb 28, 2014 ... Now why is February so short? Well, it's short in order to harmonize it with the solar year. When February only has 28 days, like it does this year, ...

blog.enfocamp.com/why-does-february-only-have-28-days

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.

timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/sunday-times/Why-does-February-have-28-days-and-July-and-August-31-days/articleshow/2677672.cms

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 ...