What is the origin of July as a name for the month?
#106736. Asked by 29CoveRoad. (Jun 30 09 8:01 PM)
The Roman Senate named the month of July after Julius Caesar to honor him for reforming their calendar, which had degenerated into a chaotic embarrassment. Bad calculations caused the months to drift wildly across the seasons—January, for example, had begun to fall in the autumn.
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