week starts at Sunday or Monday??

Dik.Winter at cwi.nl Dik.Winter at cwi.nl
Mon Oct 2 16:17:03 UTC 2000

 > > 1st, 2nd, 3rd, ... well - I've never heard about "the 0-st".
 > > Enumerating starting with zero seems to have come in vogue with C, 

 > There's been a Zero Church Street in Cambridge, Mass., for a good deal
 > longer than there's been a C programming language.  Blame the
 > mathematicians.

The Indian calendars use a large number of counting years.  Some of those
start with 0, others with 1.  This even predates Cambridge, Mass..


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