The minimum date which can be set to the datepicker. This date is also the min date which the calendar can show. The default value is new Date(1900, 0, 1).

Note that if the build-in calendar has set minimum date it will be overridden by the min date of the picker.

<input id="picker" ></input>

<script type="text/javascript">
    $(function () {
            min: new Date(2000, 0, 1)