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Just name the date (Posted on 2017-12-05) Difficulty: 3 of 5
More than one month in the 1st year of the current millennium
contain 3 Sundays falling on even dates.
Write down in DD/MM/YYYY format the date of the 1st Tuesday in the earlier month fitting the above description.

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The type of month described is easily seen as a month other than February that begins on a Saturday.

The major gist of the puzzle is which year was the first one of the current millennium. Every millennium since the first has begun on a year ending in the digit 1, so it was 2001 (where we got the fall of the twin towers instead of a space odyssey).

A quick look at any perpetual calendar or app shows that September and December of that year met the criterion. The first Tuesday of that first such month, in DD/MM/YYYY format, was 04/09/2001. It was the second Tuesday that was the killer.

  Posted by Charlie on 2017-12-05 10:03:01
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