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Subject: Re: [TMG] re irregular date
Date: Sun, 27 Mar 2011 20:07:25 +0000 (UTC)
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From: "Darrell A. Martin" <>
Sent: Sunday, March 27, 2011 2:45:14 PM
Subject: Re: [TMG] re irregular date

> Perhaps this is being confused with
> the infamous statement to Julius Caesar, "beware the Ides of March". In
> the Roman calendar, the 15th of each month was the Ides.

Actually, the Ides was on the 13th of most months. It was only on the 15th in March, May, July, and October.

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