Top Ten Significant Things That Happened On April Fool's Day

I know, it wasn't April Fool's Day when I made this list. There's a good reason for that. I'm not making any of this up!
If one sees significant events like these as April Fools, then what would have happened to the world?!?!
The Top Ten
1 Apple, Inc. founded

So that's why my iPhone history is constantly filled with porn. WAIT FORGET WHAT I SAID.

2 Holland was founded

So... The whole country was a joke, then?!?! If the world's third largest exporter was a joke, that would have had some effect on the world economy!

Wow something good about my birthday

3 Spanish Civil War ended

Imagine the look on Franco's face if he were told that his victory was all a crazy shenanigan! - PositronWildhawk

Over! You thought it was over, my chums?! To be continued... - HezarioSeth

4 The British Empire conquered Singapore

We're not trying to conquer you, Singapore, old chap! April Fool!

Singapore: Am I a joke to you?

5 Hitler was jailed for his first attempt to overthrow the German government

I think Germans take April Fools too seriously

Is this joke, if not BEST DAY OF MAH LIFE

Hitler: Am I a joke to you?
Everyone: y e s

6 Battle of Okinawa (last WWII campaign before A-Bomb)

The Americans must've been like: "Since we've exterminated large portions of the Okinawan population, we'll leave Japan alone."
I guess the Japanese were completely wrong. - ethanmeinster

7 Internal combustion engine patented

You know what's powering your car? An April Fool's prank! - PositronWildhawk

One of the most important inventions in the history of man kind is a joke? Wow - Danielsun182

8 Rooster Teeth was founded

Birds have teeth?

9 Marvin Gaye died

Wasn't his birthday on the same day?

By his father, poor guy ;(

10 Berlin Airlift

So, West Berlin, we have your supplies, and we'll make sure the Russians don't stop you from getting them. April fool! - PositronWildhawk

That would be quite a mean prank to play on both the West Germans and the Russians!

The Contenders
11 The First Diary of a Wimpy Kid book was published

Well, I have no doubt believing that this is a joke. - PositronWildhawk

12 Philip Schofield was born

I bet his Mum thought all her April Fool's days had come at once the day he was born! - Britgirl

13 The province of Nunavut in Canada was created

It must have created a lot of chaos in the Northwest Territories.

You stole this entire list from an article I saw.

14 The Royal Canadian Airforce was formed
15 The Nazis bombed Jaén, Spain

Nien, Spanien, ve just kidding-k, eh?!?! - PositronWildhawk

16 Several theme parks opened for the season
17 It was Easter in 2018

Well, is. - HufflepuffGeekGirl

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