In which years does Feb 28 fall on a Wednesday?

  exdragon 11:50 18 May 2009
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I'm sure someone will know how to work this out!

We've come across an old photo which includes some family members. There's a poster on the wall saying Wednesday February 28th. We reckon it's between 1950 and 1975 and if we know the year, we can track down a bit more information about the people.

Thanks!

  GANDALF <|:-)> 12:04 18 May 2009

That'll be 51, 62, 68 and 73. click here

  donki 12:04 18 May 2009

1973, 1968, 1962, 1951, think thats them all. Just looked them up on outlook, seriously bored and unmotivated today. :)

  Rigga 12:07 18 May 2009

Wednesday, 28/02/1703
Wednesday, 28/02/1714
Wednesday, 28/02/1720
Wednesday, 28/02/1725
Wednesday, 28/02/1731
Wednesday, 28/02/1742
Wednesday, 28/02/1748
Wednesday, 28/02/1753
Wednesday, 28/02/1759
Wednesday, 28/02/1770
Wednesday, 28/02/1776
Wednesday, 28/02/1781
Wednesday, 28/02/1787
Wednesday, 28/02/1798
Wednesday, 28/02/1810
Wednesday, 28/02/1816
Wednesday, 28/02/1821
Wednesday, 28/02/1827
Wednesday, 28/02/1838
Wednesday, 28/02/1844
Wednesday, 28/02/1849
Wednesday, 28/02/1855
Wednesday, 28/02/1866
Wednesday, 28/02/1872
Wednesday, 28/02/1877
Wednesday, 28/02/1883
Wednesday, 28/02/1894
Wednesday, 28/02/1900
Wednesday, 28/02/1906
Wednesday, 28/02/1912
Wednesday, 28/02/1917
Wednesday, 28/02/1923
Wednesday, 28/02/1934
Wednesday, 28/02/1940
Wednesday, 28/02/1945
Wednesday, 28/02/1951
Wednesday, 28/02/1962
Wednesday, 28/02/1968
Wednesday, 28/02/1973
Wednesday, 28/02/1979
Wednesday, 28/02/1990
Wednesday, 28/02/1996
Wednesday, 28/02/2001
Wednesday, 28/02/2007

Just in case you wanted any other dates.

R.

  exdragon 12:17 18 May 2009

That calendar is useful

  Stuartli 18:38 18 May 2009

My club's annual general meeting is held on the last Wednesday in February - as far as I can recall Rigga's list is correct.

There are always comments on how unusual it is for there to be four Wednesdays during that month.

  Stuartli 18:44 18 May 2009

Next time it's in 2018 then in 2024.

Tip.

Set the Windows Time and Calendar panel for February and then go through the years.....

  Rigga 21:24 18 May 2009

A few lines of code gave me the list above, much easier than using a calendar of any sort.

R.

  Stuartli 00:09 19 May 2009

But I didn't even have to bother with "a few lines of code", just a few mouse clicks..:-)

  BT 07:52 19 May 2009

"There are always comments on how unusual it is for there to be four Wednesdays during that month."

There are always 4 Wednesdays in every month, sometimes 5. In fact there are always 4 of every day in every month.

  Stuartli 09:46 19 May 2009

That was my fault - what I meant to say was that it's rare for the agm to be held on the 28th (i.e. the very last day of February).

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