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History Of The Modern Calendar

A brief (but comprehensive) history of the modern calendar.

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History Of The Modern Calendar . A brief (but comprehensive) history of the modern calendar.
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Dylan5121
Male, 13-17, Eastern US
 1343 Posts
Saturday, December 31, 2011 8:26:58 AM
He mix up the dates for Newton's birth, they should be:
Old style(Julian)- January 4th 1643 because this calendar is 11 days fast
New Stlye(Gregorian)- December 25th 1642

Draculya
Male, 40-49, Asia
 11473 Posts
Saturday, December 31, 2011 3:06:41 AM
The original roman calendar sounds like the Chinese calendar. With the magic of lunar calendars, you get to celebrate your birthday twice!

bullswool
Male, 30-39, Australia
 47 Posts
Saturday, December 31, 2011 1:26:04 AM
@Tvrmote +1.

Ish shink commentar ish droonk.

pfkdxius
Male, 18-29, Midwest US
 315 Posts
Friday, December 30, 2011 11:25:12 PM
The 0.25 = 1/25 error is unacceptable for an "educational" video.

Also, why not explain all the months that are named after gods/feasts. They also ignored the Norse origin of four of the days.

In all this seemed poorly done for an educational video.

Gerry1of1
Male, 50-59, Western US
 33882 Posts
Friday, December 30, 2011 10:23:26 PM

I was not bored by that.

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