Flag for U.S.A. Clock changes in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A. in 1953

Next change:
Nov
2
1 hour Back

Nov 2, 2014, 2:00 AM

Start DST: Sunday, April 26, 1953
 1 hour forward

End DST: Sunday, September 27, 1953
 1 hour backward

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Apr 26

Forward 1 hour

Apr 26, 1953 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, April 26, 1953, 2:00:00 AM clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, April 26, 1953, 3:00:00 AM local daylight time instead

Sunrise and sunset was about 1 hour later on Apr 26, 1953 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

Also called Spring Forward, summer time, and Daylight Savings Time.

More info:
DST ends in USA & Canada on Sunday, Nov 2, 2014

Sep 27

Back 1 hour

Sep 27, 1953 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, September 27, 1953, 2:00:00 AM clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, September 27, 1953, 1:00:00 AM local standard time instead

Sunrise and sunset was about 1 hour earlier on Sep 27, 1953 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and winter time.

More info:
DST ends in USA & Canada on Sunday, Nov 2, 2014

Other years: 1950 | 1951 | 1952 | 1953 | 1954 | 1955 | 1956

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