William Sword Frost, mayor of Orillia, Ontario, introduced daylight saving time in the municipality during his tenure from 1911 to 1912.
History of Daylight Savings Time (DST). Who invented it and in what year? What is the purpose of having a time change every year and when did Daylight ...
Mar 9, 2012 ... As you prepare to reset your watches, alarms and microwaves, explore eight facts about daylight saving time that might surprise you.
The History of Daylight Saving Time. Jennifer Vernon for National Geographic News. Updated March 31, 2006. Most U.S. residents set their clocks one hour ...
Rationale and original idea. The main purpose of Daylight Saving Time (called " Summer Time" in many places in the world) is to make better use of daylight.
Apr 3, 2005 ... History: How the concept of Daylight Saving Time came to be implemented.
Nov 4, 2016 ... As Daylight Saving Time comes to an end once again, it's time to debunk some of the longstanding myths about the practice's history.
Nov 5, 2010 ... The House of Representatives voted 252 to 40 to pass a law "to save daylight," with the official first daylight saving time taking place on March ...
History and fun facts about Daylight Saving Time (DST).