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Sort of, but you can get earlier dates than that by using negative numbers. As you can see, you can use any date which would be of any use to any human being in Java. So whereas the question might have a point in PHP, it doesn't have a point in Java.
subject: Getting the maximum/min date java.util.Calendar can accomodate