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The Man-Eating Tree of Madagascar Hoax, 1874
The Berners Street Hoax, 1810
Burger King's Left-Handed Whopper Hoax, 1998
war of the worlds
The night Martians invaded New Jersey, 1938
Mule elected G.O.P. committeeman, 1938
Cat that walked 3000 miles to find its owners, 1951
The worms inside your face
The Cradle of the Deep, a literary hoax, 1929
Jernegan's Gold Accumulator Scam, 1898
The Nazi Air Marker Hoax, 1942
George Plimpton (1927-2003)
George Plimpton, creator of Sidd Finch (which came in at number 3 on my list of the greatest April Fool's day hoaxes of all time), has died. He was 76 years old.
Categories: Death, Sports
Posted by The Curator on Fri Sep 26, 2003
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