2 Yule

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2 Yule was the first day in the Shire Calendar, marking the beginning of the year, followed by 1 January.[1][note 1] Due to the Shire-reform the Yuledays always fell on the same days of the week. 2 Yule was always a Sterday (Saturday).[2]

Events on 2 Yule:


  1. On a Gregorian calendar, it would approximately correspond to 22 December.