Originally Posted By: lanovami
Yes, in Japan, as in many places I expect. It is reversed, to be read in descending order, which makes more sense if you think about it. 13/11/12
Not really. If I ask you exactly what day is it, wouldn't one say "November 12th 2013?" rather than "2013 November 12th". Maybe it all depends on the locale.

I've never really understood the reasoning behind 13/11/12 vs 11/12/13. I've also lost no sleep over it though. grin