April 1st, 2011

Tolkien, artist

Happy New Year (April Fool's Day)

 So, we have Pope Gregory, the "wise" man who also eliminated two weeks out of the month of October one year to allow the calendar to catch up with actual celestial time, to thank for celebrating our new year in the middle of winter. Prior to the Gregorian Calendar, new year was celebrated at the end of March.

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