The purpose of the {{Date}} template is to return a formatted date entry string. It includes four combinations of year, month, and day. The order of parameters given to the template should be year, then month, then day.



Note: the month parameter should be a number from 1–12.


  • {{Date|2016|07|18}} → July 18, 2016
  • {{Date|2016}} → 2016
  • {{Date|2016|07}} → July 2016
  • {{Date||07|18}} → July 18
  • {{Date||07|}} → July Missing parameter 3=day!
  • {{Date|2016||30}} → Missing parameter 2=month!
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