A leap year is a year containing one additional day added to keep the calendar
year synchronized with the astronomical or ...
Leap Day, on February 29, has been a day of traditions, folklore and superstitions
ever since Leap Years were first introduced by Julius Caesar over 2000 years ...
Feb 29, 2016 ... In many European countries, such as Denmark, tradition says any man who
refuses a woman's proposal on February 29 has to buy her 12 ...
Mar 1, 2012 ... The leapyear's extra day is necessary because of the "messiness" of our ... It is
believed that the tradition of women proposing on this day goes ...
Feb 9, 2016 ... If you plan on popping the question on 29th February, you might want to bear in
mind these bizarre facts about the leap year tradition. Reda.
Certainly February 29th in the leap year of 1504 was very successful for one ...
had no legal status, meaning that a break in tradition on this day was acceptable.
Feb 29, 2016 ... Exclusive societies, international sports and old-fashioned romance all have their
roots in the traditions and superstitions of the Leap Year.
Feb 29, 2016 ... This year we will find ourselves enjoying an extra day in February due to the
2016 leap year. And although February 29 exists because of ...
Feb 16, 2016 ... We have a leap year so our calendars don't get out of whack, but Feb. 29 has
also spurred some interesting traditions. Here are some things ...
Feb 25, 2016 ... For traditionalists, just once every four years, on February 29 (Leap Day), ... But,
how and why did the Leap Year tradition come about?