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The days of the week are named for the Sun (Sunday)and Moon (Monday) and the five visible planets, Mars (Tuesday), Mercury (Wednesday), Jupiter (Thursday), Venus (Friday), and Saturday (Saturn).
Thursday, Thor's day, variation of the Norse god of Thunder, the planet Jupiter. Old Norse 'þorsdagr' and Middle English 'Thuresday', day of Thor, became Thursday. So Thor is the only superhero to have a day of the week named after him.


The month October was called Octo in Latin, meaning eight, since it was originally the eighth month of the 10 month Roman calendar.
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