DST is also known as “summer time” in some countries
The practice of DST was first proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1784.
In the United States, DST begins on the second Sunday of March and ends on the first Sunday of November.
In 2023, DST will begin on March 12 and end on November 5 in the United States
The European Union observes DST from the last Sunday in March to the last Sunday in October
The Sunshine Protection Act, which would make DST permanent, was approved by the U.S. Senate in 2022 .