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Feb 25, 1940 - Daylight Saving Time Started
When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, February 25, 1940, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, February 25, 1940, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.
Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Feb 25, 1940 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.
Europe Ready to Scrap DST
Daylight Saving Time in Other Years
DST changes do not necessarily occur on the same date every year.