Day For Any Date

The effect. The performer invites members of his audience to call out any date they like; upon hearing the date, the performer gives the exact day of the week that that date falls on and delivers his reply within seconds. Everything is achieved by a quick calculating mental system.

Before we deal with the technique, a few words of introduction are required. First of all the system given can be used only for periods within the range of the Gregorian Calendar (i.e. from 1753) as prior to this, the Julian Calendar was in force. The only real difficulty in the system is the learning of the values to represent each month. Mnemonics are recommended to overcome this problem.

It is first necessary to learn a simple code whereby each month of the year is represented by a number:—

Month

Value

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