HiSTORY ON THiS DAY iN JANUARY :
JANUARY : 1st | 2nd | 3rd | 4th | 5th | 6th | 7th | 8th | 9th | 10th | 11th | 12th | 13th |14th |15th |16th | 17th | 18th | 19th | 20th |21st | 22nd | 23rd | 24th | 25th | 26th | 27th | 28th | 29th | 30th | 31st
January is the first month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian calendars and 1 of 7 months with a length of 31 days. The first day of January is known as New Year’s Day. january is normally the the coldest month of the year within most of the Northern Hemisphere (2nd month of winter) and the warmest month of the year within most of the Southern Hemisphere (2nd month of summer).
How did the month of January get its name?.. What is the etymology?.. & What are the origins?.. The answers to these Hot Facts about January are presented by Teacher Lindsey from Hot Facts Girls on this YouTube video…
The JANUARY NAME & ORiGiN:
January in Latin is Ianuarius, named after Janus, the god of the doorway, with the name having its beginnings in Roman mythology, from the Latin word for door (ianua), as January is the door to the year. January and February were the last two months to be added to the Romancalendar, since the Romans originally considered winter a monthless period.
JANUARY EVENTS, HOLiDAYS, OBSERVATiONS, SYMBOLS & ZODiAC : .. in production