Leap year

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LEAP YEAR. Vide Bissextile.

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At University Hospital, Walsgrave, Coventry, nine leap year babies had been born by 4pm yesterday.
Luckily for Donna, who has two brothers, Ashley, 15, and Ryan, 13, the leap year birthday doesn't cause her any problems with passports and her friends think it is great fun.
Leap Year is directed by Anand Tucker and stars Matthew Goode and Adam Scott besides Adams.
I actually have more birthday parties, because people just pick various days at the end of February or the beginning of March,'' said Armus, who was celebrating his 10th birthday Sunday because he was born in leap year on Feb.
LEAP year baby Leigha McKeever celebrates her 12th (and third) birthday today.
The Gregorian calendar included leap years and another rule that would cancel some leap years ending in 00 to make it more accurate.
29 is rare - most leap year babies we contacted said they had never met another one - imagine being born on this mysterious day and being an identical twin.
Although leap years have to be divisible by four, the first year of a new century has to be divisible by 400 to be a leap year.
Sheenah Taylor, of the group, said: "No doubt there will be some ladies out there who will be looking to pop the question at this Leap Year Eve extravaganza.
As a result, computer programs that do not take into account this special leap year could mistake Feb.
LOYAL wife Joanne Harper was stunned when a blonde made a Leap Year proposal to a man live on radio - because the man was her HUSBAND.
a worldwide leader and manufacturer of large-format commercial inkjet printers, announces a Leap Year pricing promotion for their Falcon II line of indoor commercial printers.