PHP date formatting

Hi this is my PHP code.

echo date("Y/m/d",$d);
output 1970/08/21
what i expect is m/d/Y
let me know how we do it in PHP, I am sure the solution can be applied to any date that has been created in PHP.
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]Billing EngineerCommented:
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Loganathan NatarajanLAMP DeveloperCommented:
best examples at

gcmachelAuthor Commented:
Hi angelII,

Perfect that works, but i was not able to store the value inside mysql, mysql puts the value as 0000-00-00. so i want to create a date object with $d=date("Ymd"); and format $d.
Please let me know if its possible.

gcmachelAuthor Commented:
I found the solution myself
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