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Leap Year Day happens because the earth takes just a little more than 365 days to go around the sun.

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Patti Hall of Alabama, United States
born 1948
I have had great fun with a leap year birth date. However, I must say I always hated hearing,"I'm sorry this is late... but anyway it...
Dorothy Stone of New Jersey, United States
born 1948
My son will have his 13th birthday three days before I will have mine! Do you know of similar stories?
Joffre Levesque of Connecticut, United States
born 1948
This is cool ---- I've only ever known 3 other people who were Leap Year persons.
Susan of Wisconsin, United States
born 1948
When I was younger I truly was confused about how old I was. In 2nd grade I told my teacher I didn't know how old I was; I had lived 8 years but...
Lynne Boni of Ontario, Canada
born 1948
John Compton of California, United States
born 1948
Sharon E. Hunt of North Carolina, United States
born 1948
Judy Garbutt of Florida, United States
born 1948
I was born in St Catharines Ontario. Hit the front page of the newspaper! I now live in Palm Coast Florida & am looking for other Leapies in...
Wendy "Wendell" Harlow of British Columbia, Canada
born 1948
I was born at St. Paul's Hospital in Vancouver, B.C. between 12:noon and 2:00 p.m. on February 29th, 1948. Celebrity status: Jean Harlow was my...
Susan K. Dull of Florida, United States
born 1948
Karen (Nelson) Lawrence of New Jersey, United States
born 1948
I've always felt my birthday was special. Since being an employed adult in 1972, I've always tried to take off Feb 29 to celebrate. In 1972...
Michele of Pennsylvania, United States
born 1948
February 17th, 2000 I had the opportunity to meet seven Leap Day ladies all at the same time. It was at an interview for a news piece to be aired on...
Lidia Krochmaluk of Ontario, Canada
born 1948
Ted Pool of Florida, United States
born 1948
D.j. Rene R. Hewitt of New York, United States
born 1948
Born February 29, 1948, it's wonderful and different to have a birthday as such. I don't know anyone to date who's birthday is the...
Allan Todd of Iowa, United States
born 1948
Alice Bonser Valentino of California, United States
born 1948
I wil be celebrating my 15th birthday this year! we are special. Have only met 2 other leap day babies in my (almost) 60 years. Here's one for...
Chareen J. Valentine of Iowa, United States
born 1948
"A friejnds daughter came home from scholl all excited because her friends birthday was on ground hogs day. Her mother then told her my birthday...
Ronald L. Burlin of Maryland, United States
born 1948
Moses Brewington of Georgia, United States
born 1948
Mahlon F. Tobias of California, United States
born 1948
Diana Gregory of Kentucky, United States
born 1948
Wayne Palmer of New York, United States
born 1948
Pam Stegman of New York, United States
born 1948
THERE IS ALWAYS AN ARGUMENT IN MY HOUSEHOLD ABOUT WHEN TO CELEBRATE MY BIRTHDAY THE OTHER 3 YEARS FEB28 OR MAR1. I ALWAYS WANT FEB28
Pete Dewolf of Virginia, United States
born 1948
One of my friends in college and I found out we shared the same leap birthday as well as a female teaching colleague of mine now.
Paulette Solitario of Oklahoma, United States
born 1948
Michael Bayne of Oregon, United States
born 1948
Most people get a driver's liscence when they're 16. We get to retire!
William of New York, United States
born 1948
Joe Longtin of California, United States
born 1948
"Kept my eye on the draft lotter system back in 1969 hoping that the 29th might be ""over-looked"" as a lotter date; didn...
Edward L. Hatteberg of Illinois, United States
born 1948
I work with another leapie..in a company of about 25 people. I met about 10 others during a photo session at Southern Illinois University.....and I...
Daniel Lopez Garcia of Spain
born 1948
Wayne Bell of Ontario, Canada
born 1948
At age 8 I was featured on the front page of the Toronto Star a big picture for a little guy!
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