April Fools' day

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the first day of April which is celebrated by playing practical jokes

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AN April Fools Day joke claiming that God Save the Queen was to be replaced by a European Anthem tickled staff at St James's Palace so much they ordered a copy of the tune for the Prince of Wales.
April Fools Day is believed to have started in 1564 when King Charles IX of France adopted the Gregorian calendar, shifting New Year celebrations from April 1 to January 1.
Founded on April Fools Day, 2002, Cocoa Pete's Chocolate Adventures(TM) is based in Campbell, CA, in the San Francisco Bay Area.
com)-- AzCa Embroidery & Screen Printing, a contract apparel decoration small business, continues its April Fools Day marketing campaign this year with a new video that introduces X-ray screen printing ink.
Their 2002 calendar is minus Sunday, March 31 which makes April 1 - April Fools Day - a Monday, not a Sunday.
It doesn't mean necessarily unmitigated dryness year after year,'' he said, noting that a freak storm dumped several inches of snow on Southwest mountain ranges on April Fools Day 1999.