CASE: date filters and todays date

The question is there often: how can I show todays date in a letter for my customer?

With this code, you can easily do it :

{{ 'today' | date: '%d %B %Y' }}

It will shown this date-format:
06

The output of the date, can be changed by the date-filter.

If you change it to this :

{{ 'today' | date: '%d/%m/%y' }}

you’ll see this :
26

Other date-filters can be found here :

%a - The abbreviated weekday name (Sun'') %A - The full weekday name (Sunday’’)
%b - The abbreviated month name (Jan'') %B - The full month name (January’’)
%c - The preferred local date and time representation
%d - Day of the month (01…31)
%H - Hour of the day,24-hour clock (00…23)
%I - Hour of the day,12-hour clock (01…12)
%j - Day of the year (001…366)
%m - Month of the year (01…12)
%M - Minute of the hour (00…59)
%p - Meridian indicator (AM'' orPM’’)
%S - Second of the minute (00…60)
%U - Week number of the current year, starting with the first Sunday as the first day of the first week (00…53)
%W - Week number of the current year, starting with the first Monday as the first day of the first week (00…53)
%w - Day of the week (Sunday is 0,0…6)
%x - Preferred representation for the date alone,no time
%X - Preferred representation for the time alone,no date
%y - Year without a century (00…99)
%Y - Year with century
%Z - Time zone name
%% - Literal ``%’’ character

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