Number 1
Abbration Jan
Age Around 2700 Years
Major holidays New Year's Day
Nationality Roman
Season(s) Winter
Birthstone garnet
Created Around 713 BC
Creator King Numa Pompilius
Days 31
Weeks 4-5

January is the first month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian calendars, and one of seven Gregorian months with the length of 31 days. The first day of the month is known as New Year's Day. It is, on average, the coldest month of the year within most of the Northern Hemisphere and the warmest month of the year within most of the Southern Hemisphere.

Holidays in January Edit

New Year's Day – January 1

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day in the United States – Third Monday

Australia Day in Australia – January 26