Did you know that…….
- Tuesday was named after the Nordic god Tyr. Tyr was the God of War, like the Roman war-god Mars, and Greek god Ares. In Latin, Tuesday is called Martis dies which means “Mars’s Day”.
- Tuesday Weld was born Susan Ker Weld. She was called “Tu-Tu” by a young cousin who could not say “Susan”. She legally changed her name to “Tuesday” in 1959 as an expanded form of Tu-Tu.
- Under the rules of the Gregorian calendar, Christmas Eve falls less often on a Tuesday than any other day of the week.
- According to a survey in 2002, Tuesday is the most productive day of the week in the workplace.
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