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Why does February have 29 days?

Why does February have 29 days?

February 29 is a date that usually occurs every four years, and is called leap day

  • This day is added to the calendar in leap years as a corrective measure, because the Earth does not orbit around the sun in precisely 365 days. 
  • The Gregorian calendar is a modification of the Julian calendar first used by the Romans.

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