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Adolf Hitler Baby Photo Hoax, 1933
Tourist Guy 9/11 Hoax, Sep 2001
Actress who claimed she was kidnapped by puritans, 1950
Did Poe say 'The best things in life make you sweaty'?
Can a bar of soap between your sheets ease muscle cramps?
The Sandpaper Test, 1960
Prof. Wingard's Death Ray Hoax, 1876
Use your left ear to detect lies
The boy with the golden tooth, 1593
The disumbrationist art hoax, 1924
Compressed Air -- April Fool's Day, 1915
In what appeared to be an April Fool's prank gone badly wrong, Harry Zahrichs of Lackawanna, New York had to be rushed to the hospital after his fellow workmen injected compressed air into his body, tearing and dislodging some of his internal organs. [Trenton Evening Times, Apr 2, 1915.]

April Fool Categories: Poorly Received, United States, 1915, Office Pranks.
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