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writing a trigger as date of brith DOB set default date ...how plz check my code

Error: Compile Error: Illegal assignment from String to Date at line 6 column 1

trigger studentdata on Student_Particluars__c (before insert,before update) {

for(Student_Particluars__c std :Trigger.New){
std.phone__c ='909090099';
std.descripition__c = 'gopal naik';
std.DOB__c = '5/5/2016';

}

}
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Vasani ParthVasani Parth
Use,
std.DOB__c = date.parse('2016/5/5');
Try giving date in the format yyyy-mm-dd. It should work.

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