Day of the week of your birthday over the years.

DAY=01; MONTH=07; YEAR=1979; CURRENT_YEAR=$(date +%Y); for i in $(seq $YEAR $CURRENT_YEAR); do echo -n "$i -> "; date --date "$i-$MONTH-$DAY" +%A; done
Do you ever want to know which day of week was your birhday! Now you can check that with this command, just set your birh date at the beginning (My bday in the example) and the dates will be revealed. ;)
Sample Output
...
1999 -> Thursday
2000 -> Saturday
2001 -> Sunday
2002 -> Monday
...

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By: nordri
2018-06-08 07:56:59

What Others Think

With a slight modification you can check how many times you had birthday on a particular day: DAY=XX; MONTH=XX; YEAR=XXXX; CURRENT_YEAR=$(date +%Y); for i in $(seq $YEAR $CURRENT_YEAR); do date --date "$i-$MONTH-$DAY" +"%u %A"; done | sort | cut -b2- | uniq -c
mufasa · 149 weeks and 6 days ago
I was searching for some quotes online and I happen to come across 60th birthday quotes and honestly, I cannot stop reading it. I am really looking forward for more of their contents online. They are super interesting.
KayGasaway · 18 weeks and 3 days ago

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