Results for: January-8

Achild's gravestone says the child was born on 15th May 1658 and died aged 8 months on 24 January the same year. Is this possible?

Answer   If the gravestone was found in England or in what was previously one of the old English colonies in America, the gravestone dates are correct. In 1658, the Engli (MORE)

Why is January called January?

January is named after Janus (Ianuarius), the god of the doorway; the name has its beginnings in Roman mythology, coming from the Latin word for door (ianua) - January is the (MORE)

Why was the month of January named January?

It originally meant something like first month when there were only 10 months (which is why DECember is the tenth month, NOVember is the ninth, OCTober is the eight etc....) u (MORE)

What celebrities were born on January 8?

Famous people born on January 8 include:   Noah Cyrus (actress, famous sister) - born 2000   Kim Jong-un (North Korean dictator) - born 1983   Gaby Hoffmann (TV ac (MORE)

Can you have watermelon in January?

Watermelon grows in the southern hemisphere where they are having  summertime when the northern hemisphere is having wintertime.  Watermelon can ble flown to the northern he (MORE)