For example, if the current date is May 6, we need to subtract 30 days from it and return April 6.
- First, we need to access the current date of the month using the
- We need to subtract 30 days from the current date using
const current = new Date(); // it returns a timestamp const prior = new Date().setDate(current.getDate() - 30); console.log(new Date(prior).toDateString()); // "Mon Apr 06 2020"
setDate()method helps us to set the day of the month, The getDate() method helps us to get the current day of the month.