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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...

Leap Day Customs & Traditions - Timeanddate.com

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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 Leap ...

9 Leap Year traditions - and superstitions - from around the world ...

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Feb 29, 2016 ... Headline 9 Leap Year traditions - and superstitions - from around the world.

February 29th and Leap Year superstitions - Historic UK

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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 ...

Planning to propose this leap year? Here's 5 weird facts you need to ...

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Feb 9, 2016 ... It's Pancake Day! Here's a 68 ... 5 Bizarre facts you need to know if you're going to propose this leap year. By Hayley ... But before you get down on one knee, here's some bizarre facts about the leap year tradition. Women are ...

Leap year 2016, February 29: Traditions and customs - women plan ...

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Feb 29, 2016 ... While leap day occurs nearly every four years, leap day babies, or leaplings, still get to celebrate their birthdays in common years. Some ...

Leap Day 2016: Women Propose to Men : People.com

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Feb 29, 2016 ... Women Around the World Propose to Their Boyfriends on Leap Day ... exactly where and when the tradition originated (possibly Ireland?

Leap year: 10 things about 29 February - BBC News - BBC.com

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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 ...

This is why women traditionally propose on a leap day - Metro

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Feb 25, 2016 ... This is why women traditionally propose on a leap day. Alison Lynch for ... But, how and why did the Leap Year tradition come about? Well, the tradition is thought to ... Some new gloves would be nice. MORE: 29 things that ...

29 fun things to do on leap day | MNN - Mother Nature Network

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Feb 29, 2012 ... Women: Honor a Leap Day tradition by proposing to your man. ... Listen to some tunes from Leap Day, the Netherlands-based progressive rock ...

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2016 is a Leap Year - that means women can ask men to marry ...

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Feb 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 ...

Gender bending: Leap Day traditions from around the world - RT.com

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Feb 29, 2016 ... Gender bending: Leap Day traditions from around the world. Published time: 29 ... But there are some inspirational videos to be found as well.

The strange history of sexist leap day traditions - Vox

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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.