Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Happy New Year!

Today is the Feast of the Annunciation. In England and the British Colonies, this was known as Lady's Day or Lady Day. Until 1752, this was New Year's Day in British Colonial America and in Great Britain.

I think we should celebrate the New Year on March 25th.

Prior article on calendars here


Blogger Mimi said...

My son, whose birthday was yesterday, would probably agree with you.

Happy Afterfeast!

1:45 PM  

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