It is in the hands of the Providence to decide in what age, era, times or on which date you are to be born. In other words, it is certainly not up to you. However, the persons born on 29th February are so special. Their birthday comes not every year but every four years. In my living memory, this matter came more to light when, Mr. Morarji Desai, became Prime Minister of India, his date of birth being 29th February. For some years now , there is a very friendly neighbour who was also born on this date. I convey my best wishes to him on 1st March every year, but am most happy when a leap year comes as I am able to convey my best wishes exactly when I should .