The couple have decided they will celebrate Leah's birthday on February 28 between leap years
com, also has information about the Worldwide Leap Year
Birthday Club and all the festival activities.
Linda Berry of Eugene, who is 52 today, once had her drivers license expire during a leap year
because the Department of Motor Vehicles' computer didn't recognize her birthday.
In 2000, the last leap year
, Britain's banks voted to levy charges on customers for using each other's cash machines on.
NEW DELIVERY: Emma Brown and Gary Powell and their Leap Year
baby Leon (JH290208Dbaby-1)
Traditionally, women may make a marriage proposal to a man on February 29 - or at any time during a leap year
, which falls once every four years (see panel).
This year will be the first time Megan and Benjamin, who attend Chetwynd Junior School, Nuneaton, will understand the significance of being born in a leap year
A reduction in an employee's paycheck amount caused by the leap year
, although minor, might make it difficult to make ends meet.
To offset this discrepancy, leap year
days are skipped in years ending in "00," unless they are divisible by 400.
at Glendale Adventist Medical Center, making him one of the first leap year
babies born in the Southland, hospital spokeswoman Alicia Gonzalez said.
The tradition of women being able to propose on February 29 goes back hundreds of years to when the Leap Year
Day had no recognition in English law so traditions, such as women proposing to their partners, had no legal status,' she says.
Had it been a leap year
this year (it will be there next year in 2016), two international cricketers would have been celebrating their birthday on Sunday.