February 29, also known as leap day or leap year day, is a date added to most
years that are .... In non-leap years, some leaplings celebrate their birthday on
either February 28 or ..... There is a...
Why do some women propose to their men on leap day? ... Leap Day, on
February 29, has been a day of traditions, folklore and superstitions ever since
Feb 29, 2016 ... Through the 1960s, leap day was supposedly a day when women ... service of
some eye-rolling stereotypes about men, women, and marriage.
Feb 29, 2016 ... Headline 9 Leap Year traditions - and superstitions - from around the world. ...
But we've discovered – thanks to some serious Googling – that in ... for couples to
marry during a leap year – especially on actual Leap Day. 3.
Nov 29, 2016 ... Here in the United States, the tradition was also celebrated with some people
referring to February 29 as Sadie Hawkins' Day. On this allotted ...
Feb 29, 2016 ... Gender bending: Leap Day traditions from around the world ... rate, with some
spectacular fails including one man literally running away.
Mar 1, 2012 ... The "leap day" of 29 February exists for purely astronomical reasons, but ... Some
people are at last scattering the ashes of loved ones having put it ... It is believed
that the tradition of women proposing on this day goes back to ...
The 29th February is an especially important day. ... It was decided that the day
had no legal status, meaning that a break in tradition on this day was acceptable.
... and has played, at some time, Ring a Ring O'Roses, little realising that these ...
Feb 27, 2016 ... The Leap Day tradition that I'm referring to is the practice of women ... Of course,
there is some debate as to whether or not Saint Brigid ever ...
Feb 28, 2012 ... So here are 11 random facts and bits of nonsense about Leap Day, aka ... So
check with your local elected officials (or, I guess in some of the above ... This
actually is an Old Country (who knows which Old Country) tradition.