The date() method of java.time.chrono.IsoChronology class is used get the local date according to ISO calendar system for the given year, month and day.
public LocalDate date(int prolepticYear, int month, int dayOfMonth)
Parameter: This method takes the following arguments as parameter.
- prolepticYear: integer propleptic year for the year field of ISO
- month: integer month for the month field of ISO
- day: integer day for the day field of ISO
Return Value: This method returns the local date according to Iso calendar system for the given year, month and day.
Exception: This method throws DateTimeException if the given field of day, month and year are unable to form a structured date.
Below are the examples to illustrate the date() method:
LocalDate is: 1440-05-24
passed paramter can not form a date Exception thrown: java.time.DateTimeException: Invalid value for DayOfMonth (valid values 1 - 28/31): 34
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