Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

age ( birthday )

calculates the correct age

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Bailey Kessing   Bailey Kessing
NCI-Frederick
http://kessing.com

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  Sample input:
age ( "12/18/1961" )
  Sample output:
44

  Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)

The previous submissions seem to all be in error for age. See if this does the trick.

 

Comments

Daniel A. Shockley   Daniel A. Shockley, New York, NY
May 4, 2011
This will often be wrong on the day of the person's birthday anniversaries.

For example:

Date of Birth = 5/4/2008
Today = 5/4/2011

This function returns 2, when the correct age is clearly 3.
 
messi   messi, iraq
Aug 29, 2017
thanx...
 

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