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Get the First day of the Week with an Exact Date

Posted by teejay on May 5, 2009

This is a small snippet of code I used on a calendar application I've been building. This small snippet gets the first day of the week if you have an exact date in mind.

function get_week_start($year, $month, $day)
{
 $timestamp = mktime(0, 0, 0, $month, $day, $year);
 return $timestamp = mktime(0, 0, 0, $month, date('d', $timestamp)-date('w', $timestamp), $year);
}

While that code gets the first day of the week, the next one gets the laste day of the week.

function get_week_end($year, $month, $day)
{
 return get_week_start($year, $month, $day) + 518400;
}

Hope that helps.

By the way, this code was also posted on DevHow

Categories: How To

Tags: php

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