leap year

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in the Gregorian calendar: any year divisible by 4 except centenary years divisible by 400

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Of course, equality in relationships and male and female roles have changed since the 12th century when leap years began and women are perfectly capable of asking a man to marry them on any day of the year.
7 In Russia it is believed a leap year is likely to bring more freak weather patterns and a greater risk of death all round.
On the social media side, the Leap Year page on Facebook received over 1.
OH BABY: Leap year baby Delphi, above, and right, Nicholas is given a big kiss by big brother William LEAP YEAR LOVELY: Mia Victoria Brown, born on February 29 at Liverpool Women's Hospital Pictures: GARETH JONES LOST FOR WORDS: Amelia Didsbury proposed to Will Osborne in the Maze at Speke Hall on February 29 Pictures: ANDREW TEEBAY
I'm more upset about missing games at St Andrew's while we're away on honeymoon than missing anniversaries because we got married in a leap year.
I must say the other three years, it doesn't, but you make up for it in that fourth year when you actually have a leap year.
Time to pop the question IN Britain a women's Leap Year proposal is a tradition that people view with a sense of fun.
Summary: When Faiqa, Zahra and Mustafa were born at Mumbai's famous Jaslok Hospital, they were not only the city's first triplets in the millennium, but were the Leap Year day babies too.
Few traditions have grown up around leap year day; no fireworks are lit, no special meals are served, no songs are sung, no wild revelries are rued on March 1.
Travel Business Review-February 24, 2012--The Westin Gaslamp Quarter San Diego Hotel Announces Leap Year Offer(C)2012] ENPublishing - http://www.
With leap year upon us, women now have the perfect excuse to get down on one knee and snare the man of their dreams.
Leap Year PG THIS truly woeful romantic comedy is about a pushy American woman who follows her boyfriend to Ireland with a view to asking him to marry her - as it's a Leap Year.
Amy Adams- starrer Leap Year may be based on Imtiaz Ali's 2007 blockbuster
The calendar works just as its predecessor the Julian calendar did, with a leap year every four years.
2 : a period of 365 days or in leap year 366 days beginning January 1