Sunday, February 2, 2020, is not only Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania and Superbowl Sunday in Miami, Florida, but it is also World Palindrome Day.
That’s because the date is the same both forwards and backward.
The American date format 02/02/2020 is a palindrome as well as the international format where the month and day are reversed.
An eight-digit palindrome date has not happened in over 900 years. The last one was on 11/11/1111.
What Is A Palindrome?
A palindrome is a word, number sequence, or phrase that is the same when read both forwards and backward.
List of Popular Word Palindromes
Here is a list of frequently used words and first names that are palindromes.