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Posted By: Steve - SJD

Why do we celebrate New Year on 1 January?
Just in case you ever wondered...
Each new year is celebrated with fireworks and celebrations around the world.
But how did January end up being the first month of the year? It wasn't always
the case.
We go back 2,000 years to find out the origins of.... [ Watch Video ]
Cheers
Steve



Posted By: mouse

  • Steve - SJD wrote:
    Why do we celebrate New Year on 1 January?
    Steve

Because December 31st is the last day of the year, silly. :roll: :wink:
And January follows, :!:


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