## What is the poem 30 days hath September?

**Thirty days hath September**, April, June and **November**. All the rest have **thirty**-one, Excepting February alone, And that **has** twenty-eight **days** clear And twenty-nine in each leap year.

## What is the rhyme for the days of the month?

“Thirty **Days** Hath September”, or “Thirty **Days** Has September”, is a traditional verse mnemonic used to remember the number of **days** in the **months** of the Julian and Gregorian calendars.

## How does the rhyme go 30 days has September?

**Rhyme** to remember number of **days in** each month:

**Thirty days hath September**, April, June, and **November**, all the rest **have thirty**-one. February then **has** one **day** more.

## Who wrote 30 days hath September?

**Groucho Marx** was right: ‘Thirty Days Hath September’ does mean something. For many of us, it means our childhoods, and our earliest encounters with ‘poetry’ and rhyme. The author of this article, Dr **Oliver Tearle**, is a literary critic and lecturer in English at Loughborough University.

## Why is Feb only 28 days?

This is because of simple mathematical fact: the sum of any even amount (12 months) of odd numbers will always equal an even number—and he wanted the total to be odd. So Numa chose **February**, a month that would be host to Roman rituals honoring the dead, as the unlucky month to consist of **28 days**.

## What is the saying for months with 31 days?

How Many Days in a Month Rhyme: **Thirty** days hath September, April, June, and November; All the rest have **thirty**-one, Excepting February alone, And that has **twenty**–**eight** days clear, and **twenty**–**nine** in each leap year.

## Why is June called June?

**June**, sixth month of the Gregorian calendar. It was **named** after Juno, the Roman goddess of childbirth and fertility.

## How can I remember the days of the month?

One form of the mnemonic is done by counting on the knuckles of one’s hand to **remember** the number of **days** in each **month**. Count knuckles as 31 **days**, depressions between knuckles as 30 (or 28/29) **days**.

## How many days are in a month without weekends?

The average **month** is 365/12 = 30.42 **days** in a regular year and 366/12 = 30.50 **days** in a leap year. The Gregorian (western) solar calendar has 365.2425/12 = 30.44 **days** on the average, varying between 28 and 31 **days**.

## How many days are in a month on average?

A month is a unit of time, used with calendars, which is approximately as long as a natural period related to the motion of the Moon; month and Moon are cognates. The traditional concept arose with the cycle of Moon phases; such months (lunations) are synodic months and last approximately **29.53 days**.

## Why does April only have 30 days?

When the Julian calendar was instituted by Julius Caesar, it was defined that the months **would** alternate between **30** and 31 **days** in order to comply with the solar year. However, this still didn’t match to the solar year, so one of the months **would have** to **have only** 29 **days**.

## Did September ever have 31 days?

**September** is the ninth month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian calendars, the third of four months to **have** a length of 30 **days**, and the fourth of five months to **have** a length of less than **31 days**. It **had** 29 **days** until the Julian reform, which added a day.

## What months dont have 30 days?

30 days has **September**, **April**, **June** and **November**. And 29 in each **leap year**. A knuckle is “31 days”, and in between each knuckle it isn’t.

## Why is 2020 not a leap year?

**2020** is a **leap year**, a 366-**day**-long **year**. During non-**leap years**, aka common **years** – like 2019 – the calendar doesn’t take into account the extra quarter of a **day** actually required by Earth to complete a single orbit around the sun.

## How many months in a year has 31 days?

The Gregorian calendar **has** 4 **months** that are 30 **days long** and 7 **months** that are **31 days long**. February is the only **month** that is 28 **days long** in common years and 29 **days long** in leap years.