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Use four digit to construct the year field


  import flash.display.Sprite;
  public class Main extends Sprite{
    public function Main(){
        var dWhen:Date = new Date(1978, 9, 13);
        trace(dWhen.getFullYear());  // Displays: 1978
        var dThen:Date = new Date(1779, 6, 4);
        trace(dThen.getFullYear());  // Displays: 1779



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