DOOMSDAY
Day of Week for Given Date


DOOMSDAY is a Python library which is given the year, month and day of a date, and uses John Conway's doomsday algorithm to determine the corresponding day of the week.

Licensing:

The computer code and data files described and made available on this web page are distributed under the GNU LGPL license.

Languages:

DOOMSDAY is available in a C version and a C++ version and a FORTRAN77 version and a FORTRAN90 version and a MATLAB version and a Python version.

Related Data and Programs:

DATES, a dataset directory which contains lists of dates in various calendar systems.

Reference:

  1. John Conway,
    Tomorrow is the Day After Doomsday,
    Eureka,
    Volume 36, October 1973, pages 28-31.

Source Code:

Examples and Tests:

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Last revised on 20 August 2015.