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 ... OK, so we all know February 29 = a woman's chance to ask a man to marry them.
Well, traditionally. 9 Leap Year traditions - and superstitions ...
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 ...
A friend told me about a supposed wedding tradition of women proposing to men
on a leap year. Any idea what the origin of this is, or if it is even true?
Feb 27, 2016 ... A quick browse online and I find that the leap-year proposal tradition is attributed
to a deal that St Brigid of Kildare made with St Patrick in the ...
Feb 28, 2016 ... It's Leap Year again and that means this year we're blessed with an extra day.
Monday Feb. 29 is Leap Day and it comes with a host of ...
Feb 25, 2016 ... Leap Days, or an extra day added on February 29 happen because the actual
time it takes the Earth to rotate the sun is 365.2421 days.
Feb 29, 2012 ... Niedermeier might be right, given that many women who want to get engaged
take advantage of the leap year tradition and propose, saying ...
February 29th is the traditional day that women propose to men. ... First, the
history: it is believed that the tradition for Leap Year proposals dates back to 5th ...