The Magic Day: Calendar Tricks for Geeks

Your mental calendar is ready.

Our View From Iowa

by Melanie and Jim

Amaze your friends! Astound your neighbors! Confuse your enemies! Calculate the day of the week for any date, all without consulting a paper OR electronic calendar!

Several years ago my dad, a brilliant man, told me about a calendar trick he used. The trick allowed him to figure the day of the week for nearly any date. While other people were still looking in their paper planners (back in the old days,) he already knew.

2014 Original calendar layout  jks Lola – publicdomainpictures.net | Noted dates by Jim and Melanie in IA

In 2014, Friday is the MAGIC DAY, a reference day around which the calendar trick revolves.

Let’s begin with the easy ones:
the 4th day of the 4th month and
the 6th day of the 6th month and
the 8th day of the 8th month and
the 10th day of the 10th month and

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