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Why are these 2 DAY_OF_WEEK different

Posted on 2004-10-13
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   public static void main(String args[]) {
        try {
            Calendar newCal1 = new GregorianCalendar(2004, Calendar.OCTOBER, 13);
            int day1 = newCal1.get(Calendar.DAY_OF_WEEK);
            System.out.println("newCal1 weekday is  " + day1);
           
            Calendar newCal2 = new GregorianCalendar(2004, 10, 13);
            int day2 = newCal2.get(Calendar.DAY_OF_WEEK);
            System.out.println("newCal2 weekday is " + day2);
        }
        catch (Exception e) {
            e.printStackTrace();
        }
    }
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because month numbers start at 0, not 1.

try:

 Calendar newCal2 = new GregorianCalendar(2004, 9, 13);
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