Roots of April fools day are not known to this day, though there are some variations from where it stems. For example, it might be the April 1st in 1698 when many Londoners were tricked into coming to see "the Lions washed." It also might be as early 1381, when Geoffrey Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales were published, in which a depiction of Chauntecleer tricked by a fox took place on April the 1st. It doesn't really matter where this tradition comes from since it has gained worldwide popularity and gave us a chance to laugh with April fools pranks.

Best April fools pranks probably come from newscasters and newspapers. BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) once tricked the whole nation with their funny prank that spaghetti grows on trees in Switzerland. Or the hilariously good prank that Taco Bell played, assuring that they have bought the Liberty Bell, now to be known as Taco Liberty Bell. The best pranks, though, come in good spirits while causing no harm for the receiver (except being shamefully tricked, that is).

So if you are a fan of good April fools pranks, take a look at our compilation below. We don't advocate destroying people's property or hurting them (physically or mentally), but everything else is fair game! Happy pranking!

#1

Insect Lamps

Insect Lamps

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AustinNguyen
Community Member
5 years ago

I would honestly scream if I saw this

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#2

Balloon Prank Fake Out

Balloon Prank Fake Out

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DavidL.
Community Member
5 years ago

LOL, clever

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#3

Plant A Grass Garden In Your Coworker’s Keyboard

Plant A Grass Garden In Your Coworker’s Keyboard

Plant A Grass Garden In Your Coworker’s Keyboard

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SlyGoose
Community Member
5 years ago

I think that's pretty ingenious

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#4

Create An Infinite Loop Of Shopping Carts Around Their Car

Create An Infinite Loop Of Shopping Carts Around Their Car

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AustinNguyen
Community Member
5 years ago

Yah this boi ain't gettin' out

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#5

Attach An Airhorn To Their Seat

Attach An Airhorn To Their Seat

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MorganCobbJr.
Community Member
5 years ago

This is going to happen!

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#6

Mouse Prank

Mouse Prank

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LudovicSimard
Community Member
5 years ago

Oh I like that!

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#7

Delight Their Taste Buds With Caramel Onions

Delight Their Taste Buds With Caramel Onions

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Inzane_sniper
Community Member
5 years ago

This is EVIL xD

kawaii gurl #1
Community Member
1 year ago

its so evil everyone on youtube has done it already this prank isn't gold anymore its just old

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Ella Hou
Community Member
6 months ago

I did this at home

Riley Seiders
Community Member
6 months ago

Yes my brother looked so sour when this happened

KAYLA STRICKLAND
Community Member
6 months ago (edited)

XP DE THIS IS SO GOOD FOR MY G|HOLE FAMILY XD XD XD XD XD XD XD XD XD XD XD

NATHAN WARREN
Community Member
6 months ago

this is evil pear apple orange

Adrian Medina
Community Member
6 months ago

Oh ya

KAYLA STRICKLAND
Community Member
6 months ago

im on a chorm book like a laptop

Evie Cooper
Community Member
6 months ago

I did this one year for Halloween. 1/2 of the Trick-or-Treaters got Onions and the other half got Apples. Trick or Treat! LOL

Colin Cerchiaro
Community Member
6 months ago

when you hate kids and its halloween

sydney horton
Community Member
6 months ago

Yeah

Isaiah Camara
Community Member
6 months ago

oh i like this

Stan Babkowski
Community Member
6 months ago

haha

Aidan Harris
Community Member
6 months ago

naughty boy

Seyedeh Dehnavifar
Community Member
6 months ago

Nice thinking

Cadence Wical
Community Member
6 months ago

PURE EVIL!!!!

Coco Malabu
Community Member
1 year ago

XD

Sarahi Linares
Community Member
3 years ago

This is so lit

AngelitaWhite
Community Member
5 years ago

Like this idea

LibertyNcognito
Community Member
5 years ago

Brilliantly evil!

neeshu agarwal
Community Member
1 month ago

This not nice. One can easily guess that they r onions by smelling them. Bruh!!

Patrick Coombs
Community Member
5 months ago

(>0<) /|||\ /\ wow this will be awesome when i pull this off

Khristian Persaud
Community Member
8 months ago

bored panda is so bad...

Lily S. Karplus
Community Member
9 months ago

This is cruel! ;(

Ulises Gutierrez
Community Member
1 year ago

ehh this one always common for me

Ianna Ferguson
Community Member
1 year ago

Doing that is your loss to whoever you are doing it to because they wil get f*****g onion breath

cecilia liem
Community Member
1 year ago

oh I saw this before this is a classic for me

Zash
Community Member
1 year ago

LOL

Link9058 “RandomGuy9058”
Community Member
2 years ago

i would actually enjoy eatin g this

Laura Berry
Community Member
3 years ago

Just at thought

Michelle Duquette
Community Member
3 years ago

Oh bell yes and I know exactly who I would do it to!!🍎🌰

Kaitlyn Neilson
Community Member
3 years ago

I want to do this for April fool's day.

Nathan Twaragowski
Community Member
3 years ago

EEEEEEEEEEVVVVILLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL!

21jhansen
Community Member
4 years ago

Really evil

nicalec21
Community Member
4 years ago

That is funny and evil

cmatlock
Community Member
4 years ago

i seen this prank on tv its pretty cool

MaryJoKauling
Community Member
4 years ago

Like the caramel onion joke

cm028869
Community Member
4 years ago

that is epic

cm028869
Community Member
4 years ago

classic

DerpzQueen
Community Member
5 years ago

its E V I L

CourtneyMarsh
Community Member
5 years ago

thats just cruel

Spideybren2000
Community Member
5 years ago

I'm doing this

AllanBick
Community Member
5 years ago

Thit is sooo mean! def gonna do it mwahahahah

SkyeOakley
Community Member
5 years ago

That would be funny asf

monikac
Community Member
5 years ago

Swietny pomysl :D Awesome !

zarasarahsara
Community Member
5 years ago

meeeeean

VickiBrookes
Community Member
5 years ago

Good one

sctntxtn13
Community Member
5 years ago

This is totally appreciate for Halloween.thatll teach those pesky kids to come by my house! :P

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#8

Become A Seat And Watch People’s Reactions

Become A Seat And Watch People’s Reactions

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T.C.McLeod
Community Member
5 years ago

now that looks fun

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#9

Hang Kim Jong Un On The Staff Picture Wall

Hang Kim Jong Un On The Staff Picture Wall

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JessicaYocom
Community Member
5 years ago

Lmao! That's a good one.

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#10

Make Mentos Ice Bombs For Your Friends That Love Soda

Make Mentos Ice Bombs For Your Friends That Love Soda

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KristineNelson
Community Member
5 years ago

I bet you're a hoot at parties. #funpolice

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#11

Replace Air Freshener With Shrimp Scent

Replace Air Freshener With Shrimp Scent

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JessicaYocom
Community Member
5 years ago

Oh that's terrible

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#12

Prank At Walmart

Prank At Walmart

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AustinNguyen
Community Member
5 years ago

Snake in a cabbage

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#13

Leave A Surprise For Whoever Redoes The Carpet

Leave A Surprise For Whoever Redoes The Carpet

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CathrynBlackwell
Community Member
5 years ago

Redoes?

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#14

The Cage Copier

The Cage Copier

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KristineNelson
Community Member
5 years ago

When someone tries to copy something, Nicolas Cage's face would appear on their copy.

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#15

Paint Soap With Clear Nail Polish And Leave It In The Shower

Paint Soap With Clear Nail Polish And Leave It In The Shower

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KristineNelson
Community Member
5 years ago

The soap wouldn't lather...

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#16

Install An Airhorn As A Door Wall Protector

Install An Airhorn As A Door Wall Protector

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AustinNguyen
Community Member
5 years ago

Good idea... the pressure from the horn will blast the door back... :P lol I'm not that stupid

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#17

Bathroom Is Occupied

Bathroom Is Occupied

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L.E.X
Community Member
5 years ago

He must have wuitw the sump to take!

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#18

Cups Full Of Water

Cups Full Of Water

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ElizabethBerrien
Community Member
5 years ago

More work for whoever has to fill the cups and place them, than for whoever ends up dumping them out. Wasteful, too.

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#19

Offer Them Some Water In An Original Way

Offer Them Some Water In An Original Way

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MayaAb
Community Member
5 years ago

How?

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#20

Mentos Prank

Mentos Prank

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Alexander Gallo
Community Member
3 years ago

#SuperRocket

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#21

Chicken Soup Shower

Chicken Soup Shower

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Pemberton
Community Member
5 years ago

I'll do this to my flatmate!

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#22

Plant Your Own Lawn In The Office

Plant Your Own Lawn In The Office

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BrandinHunter
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5 years ago

I would actually keep this at my desk

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#23

Chewbacca Roar Contest

Chewbacca Roar Contest

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JessicaYocom
Community Member
5 years ago

Oh that's good. I'd laugh so hard if someone did this to me.

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#24

Turn Their Cubicle Into A Bathroom

Turn Their Cubicle Into A Bathroom

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DavidL.
Community Member
5 years ago

bwahaha brilliant!

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#25

Make Dinner For Your Friends

Make Dinner For Your Friends

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CynthiaPrice
Community Member
5 years ago

I can't tell what the object is.

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#26

Leave This In Your Roommate's Bathroom On April Fools' Day With The Door Shut

Leave This In Your Roommate's Bathroom On April Fools' Day With The Door Shut

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LaraTurner
Community Member
4 years ago

I would be so scared if that happens to me

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#27

Give Them An Office Technology Upgrade

Give Them An Office Technology Upgrade

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551de069e91f0
Community Member
5 years ago

That is SO hilarious!

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#28

Fake Poop

Fake Poop

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GloomySunFlower
Community Member
5 years ago

=)))))))))) this prank's never old

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#29

Mix Skittles, M&m's And Reese's Pieces

Mix Skittles, M&m's And Reese's Pieces

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EmaSklepic
Community Member
5 years ago

i don't understand whats bad about this O.o

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#30

Infest Their Office With (fake) Rats

Infest Their Office With (fake) Rats

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WouterdeRoos
Community Member
5 years ago

This is just expensive!

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