"nylon stocking over the tv, the island of Öland on the operation , banned shoes in the subway, the cultivation of microvågsugnen and flying trams. night fooled by April fool's day joke on april 1st is a tradition that stretches far back in time. nHär, we list the 20 classic April fools joke that got people to draw on smilbanden or react with fear."
"April, april, soon is it 1 april again, and it comes to prepare to be scammed. The tradition of trying to fool their surroundings on the 1 april is something that we have done for centuries. "
"Here, we have tried to list some of the most classic and inventive aprilskämten."
"Elefantparad with 600 elephants"
"in 1911, wrote the Swedish newspaper svenska Dagbladet that the OLYMPIC games opening ceremony in Stockholm in 1912 would begin with a parade of 600 elephants. On the first 50 elephants, it would sit in a band and play the national anthems and the remaining elephants would elefantskötare sit and cry Lirpa, lirpa( Turn on the word!)"
"A true classic stands the Göteborgs-Posten. In 1950, they came with the dramatic news that the island of Öland is detached from the seabed and was now drifting towards the mainland.n"
"the Same day, april 1, 1950, it was in Today's News read about the flying trams, which would start to operate the central parts of the capital."
"Spaghetti grows on trees"
"the BBC stands for another classic April fools joke. In 1957, they showed a fake tv report from Switzerland that spaghetti grows on trees and that the harvest this year was unusually large because of the mild winter. A number of viewers have heard of to get hold of the seeds."
"nylon stocking on your tv"
"One of the April fool which counts as the most classic in Sweden is when the SVT 1962 deceived the public that it was possible to get färgteve by wood a nylon stocking over the television. Färgteven was at this time not in Sweden."
"in 1964 showed the Current element, how to disks clean plates and cups with ultrasound. Best of all was that easily fixed it at home by plugging in a lamp in a transistor radio."
"british astronomer Patrick Moore in 1976 to the planets Jupiter, Pluto and earth would be aligned in their orbits, which would lead to lower gravitiation on earth. 09:47 he was in a radio broadcast in which he called for everyone to jump in order to experience the reduced gravity. the program is said to have received amounts of calls from enthusiastic listeners. Hoax was revealed by Patrick Moore in the same program."
"in 1979 reported Report that environmentalists had built walls and barricades on södermalm in Stockholm to create a pedestrian district of södermalm. According to the feature, there was utter chaos and lynchstämning among motorists."
"daylight savings time started in the sly"
"in 1980, announced, Today's News that daylight saving time had been imposed in the sly five days early. According to the newspaper, no one knew really what it was, and there was total chaos. Daylight saving time was introduced in really the 6 april and then for the first time since 1917."
"in 1987, beating the SVT, with a new classic jokes. This time was about that you could grow in their own microwave oven at home in the kitchen. In just a few minutes could rädisplantan grow tremendously affirmed in the advertisement."
"Taco Bell bought the Liberty Bell"
"in 1996 caused the fast food chain angry reactions when they are in multiple ads went out, and told me that they had purchased the liberty bell in Philadelphia and renamed the nationalsymbolen to the Taco Liberty Bell. Angry reactions came pouring in to both Philadelphia and the company before they went out with a press release that it was all a joke."
"the SVT Text ripped off in 1997 his readers to the brazilian arrested a man Ronaldo was ready for play in the Swedish team AIK."
"the Hamburger for left-handed"
"in 1998 blew the restaurant chain Burger King the american people when in a full-page ad told me that they launched a hamburger for left-handers. The contents of the burger would be the same as before but all the ingredients were rotated 180 degrees. Something that would make it easier for left-handers. A 1000-odd left-handed shall, according to the Sydsvenskan have cropped up on the BK's restaurants to get a blowout."
"in the Same year, 1998, announced the New Mexicans for Science and Reason to the state of Alabama had legislated to change the PI from 3.14159265... to the biblical value of 3.0. The news spread quickly over the net and the reactions poured in. "
"the Purpose of the joke was to raise a debate on the teaching of evolution versus creationism in american schools, writes Sydsvenskan."
"Google launched Gmail Paper"
"in 2007, Google launched a new service Gmail Paper, it would mean that Google wrote out your e-mails, put them in a box and delivered to your door. A site was set up as in detail described how the service would work. On the same site was later revealed that it was an April fool."
"in 2008, ripped off the BBC to their viewers that they had found a flock of penguins that can fly. In the feature got to see the flying penguins lift from the ground and you were also told that the flying penguins are left in the cold in the winter to fly to the warmer living in warmer countries. "
"The Ldp-Kurirens page BB-new, you could find the same dad in four born-ads but with different fathers. ”A wild weekend” would be behind the told his father in an interview in the magazine. "
"Apple bought an island from Greece"
"in 2012, told Dagens Industri that Apple gave its support to debt-ridden Greece by buy loss partyön Ios with the same name as their operating system. "
"Youtube announces 2013 that they shut down the service after eight years and take away all the video clips. The reason is said to be that it's all been a contest and now must go through all the contributions. Nominees shall during the two years presented, but any winner would not be crowned until 2023, writes The journal."
"Lena PH became the new landshövdning"
"in 2016, reported the P4 Jönköping that Lena Philpsson abandon music and become the new governor of Jönköping county."
"Source: Göteborgs Posten, SVT, Sundsvalls Tidning, Folkbladet, Sydsvenskan, Kamratposten"