What Is 'Palindrome Week'?

Snopes.comFor one, in order for these dates to be palindromes they have to be written in the M-DD-YY format. If these dates included the full year, a “0” in front of the first 9 months, or if these dates were written using any other format (such as DD-MM-YY or MM-DD-YYYY) ...

September 10th 2019


Happy Palindrome Week! It's the last one of this century

USA TODAYThe next 10 days have a little treat in store, and it will not happen again for nearly 100 years. It's Palindrome Week, the only week – well, 10 days – in the year when each day's date can be read the same backward and forward. Palindrome Week is unique to ...

September 10th 2019


Forwards or backwards, it's all the same. Welcome to Palindrome Week

CNN(CNN) Something special is going on for the next week, heck for the next week and a half. You probably don't even realize it's happening. It's Palindrome Week! Palindrome, as you know, is a word, a phrase, or a sequence of numbers that reads the same ...

September 10th 2019


Tuesday is the first of 10 'palindrome days' in a row, the last stretch of them in this century

Seattle TimesTuesday is the first day of this century's final 10-day stretch of palindrome dates — at least, in the United States.A palindrome is typically a word, such as the name Bob, that reads the same backward and forward. With dates, it occurs when the numerical ...

September 10th 2019


Tuesday starts last palindrome week of the century

KOKI FOX 23Though palindrome dates are not very rare, occurring several times each century, they tend to capture attention from people in countries that write their dates in the month-day-year format. Every year since 2011 has had similar strings of palindrome dates with ...

September 10th 2019


Take a close look at your calendar: It's the final palindrome week of this century

WXYZTake a close look at the calendar – today marks the start of the final palindrome week of this century. For 10 consecutive days, the date will be the same both forwards and backwards. For example, today is 9-10-19 or 9-1-0-1-9. The pattern will continue ...

September 10th 2019


Palindrome Week: For next 10 days, every day reads the same forward or backwards

AL.comHappy Palindrome Week! A calendar quirk means there's something special about the 10 days. Starting Tuesday, the dates on the calendar look the same whether you're reading forward or backwards. From Sept. 10 through Sept. 19, the dates are: For ten ...

September 10th 2019