01/02/2010 - which reads the same forward as it does backward.
Jan. 2, 2010, is the second such date out of 36 that occurs this millennium. The first was 10/02/2001. The next date comes next year: 11/02/2011.
For those of you who are superstitious, this palindrome is a great omen that things will go well in the United States of America. Not every country uses our system of writing dates.
Happy new year!