History

The Shady History of Sunglasses


Sunglasses were designed by the Chinese 900 years ago so judges could hide their facial expressions

Sunglasses can make the wearer look cool, and they certainly can help on sunny days, but that was not their original intent when they were invented.

Sunglasses were designed by the Chinese in the twelfth century so judges could hide their facial expressions while presiding over a case and hearing evidence.

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