Happy April Fools' Day 2024 Pranks, Wishes, Status, SMS, Quotes

April Fools' Day
April Fools' Day

April Fools' Day falls on April 1st is an annual tradition with practical jokes and hoaxes. Jokesters perform their work by shouting "April Fools!" which is attached to the recipient. The mass media can participate in these pranks, which can be published the next day. Celebrating a day to play harmless pranks on one’s neighbor has always been popular in the world.

April Fools’ Day 2024 Date

April Fools’ Day, celebrated annually on April 1, has been celebrated in various cultures for centuries, but its true origins remain unknown. April Fools’ traditions contain playing tricks or hoaxes or good jokes on others, often in the form of “April Fools!”. April Fools' Day in 2024 will be celebrated on Monday, April 1st.

Origins of April Fools' Day

According to some historians, the origin of April Fools’ Day lies in 1582. France changed from the Julian calendar to the Gregorian calendar as instructed by the Council of Trent in 1563. In the Julian calendar as in the Hindu calendar, the New Year occurs which is around the 1st of April beginning with the spring equinox.

Those who wanted to rush the news or didn't recognize that the beginning of the New Year fell on January 1st and continued to remember the last week of March to April 1st became the butt of jokes and lies and "April fools." The pranksters put paper fish on their backs and called them “poisson d’avril” (April fish), apparently symbolizing a youthful, gullible, and naive person.

History of April Fools’ Day

April Fools’ Day was spread around Britain in the 18th century. The custom was held for two days in Scotland beginning with the "hunt for the gowk", where people were sent on tricks (gowk means cuckoo bird, meaning fool) and followed by Tailie Day, which also included their pranks that play on people's derrieres, such as pinning fake tails or putting up “kick me” signs.

April Fools’ Day Pranks

Nowadays people attempt to make April Fools' tricks or pranks. Newspapers, television channels, radio programs, and websites have participated in the April 1 tradition to spread outrageous false stories that have fooled their audiences.

April Fools' Day jokes for friends

These April Fools' jokes are fun and harmless if you don’t want to try them, you might want to try them on a friend. If those aren’t enough for you, we’ve got a whole bunch of jokes, from dad jokes to knock-knock jokes and even some April Fools’ memes. And if your friends and family don’t like jokes, try these April Fools' pranks on them instead.

April Fools’ Day Pranks and Jokes Ideas

There are plenty of ways you can prank friends or others on this day. Here we added 5 best ways How to celebrate April Fools’ Day:

1. Look up at the sky

If you are in a crowd somewhere on 1st April, you might try looking up at the sky. You certainly don't have to look at anything, but it can be fun to look at other people who don't have something. Make sure the others aren’t looking at anything with you to make the prank more believable.

2. Remove batteries from remote controls

You can play a simple trick on your family members housemates or roommates by removing the batteries from a remote controller. When they try to turn on the television, nothing will happen, so they wonder what is going on. For more fun, try leaving “April Fools” written on it.

3. Make one Sprinkle them with water

Go to the kitchen sink and grab a rubber for a simple and easy prank. Attach the rubber band to the trigger hose. When one goes to open the sink water will splash from the hose and give a surprise shower.

4. Replace cookie cream with toothpaste

You probably have that one friend who can’t refuse a cookie. Remove the usual cream filling and replace it with toothpaste to give them a good prank.

5. Alternate salt and sugar

A simple trick that plays at the dinner or lunch table is to swap salt for sugar. Since salt and sugar are about the same sizes, most people can't make a difference until it's too late.

Happy April Fools' Day 2024 Wishes, Messages

The beginning of April always has a funny twist, as April Fools’ Day is celebrated around the world. Here are some special wishes and messages you can share with your loved ones:

  • Sometimes I wonder if maybe it is not April Fools Day and maybe there is a prank that everyone has been playing for us all these years!
  • I just wanted you to recall that today is your day and you may make it a perfect day just by being you. Happy April Fools' Day!
  • Things made for each other are paper and pen, bread and butter, fork and knife, and you and stupidity. Happy April Fools' Day, friend!
  • I wish you a great April Fools Day because you always make us laugh with your silly jokes!

Happy April Fools' Day 2024 Status, Captions

Here is a collection of April Fools' Day statuses and captions for you to share on social media:

  • We need to learn to laugh at April Fool’s Day because fools are sometimes right too.
  • God created the day which is called the sun and illuminated the night which is called the moon and then created a fool and that is you. Happy April Fools' Day!
  • If anyone thinks you're smart, smile at them and wish them an April Fools' Day and they'll know all about it.
  • There are so many challenges at the moment and therefore there is just a day off from them...Happy April Fools' Day!

Happy April Fools' Day 2024 SMS, Text

These April Fools' Day short messages (SMS) will make your day for sure:

  • Have a playful and fun-filled April Fools Day my dear!!
  • The earth may stop spinning but your brain will never start working! Happy April Fools' Day, buddy!
  • Believe nothing; trust no one cause today is April Fools' Day!
  • You are a beautiful, amazing, intelligent, caring, and acumen person. Did you smile? Well, Happy April Fools' Day!

Happy April Fools' Day 2024 Wishes for friends

Friends are the way of being alive in the world. So don't waste the day without sharing these funny April Fools' Day Wishes with your best friends:

  • I’m ready to go on a world tour on the 1st of April and it’s fully sponsored. Come join me, well cause it’s April Fools' Day!
  • Wishing you a great April Fools Day, sweetheart!  Nothing is changing, you’re stupid and you’re just going to stay.
  • Don’t believe people when they tell you you’re crazy. If they tell you you’re stupid, believe them because they’re true. Happy April Fools Day!
  • There's a virus that just got into your brains but died because it didn't get any brains inside. Happy April Fools Day, love!

April Fools' Day 2024 Quotes

Below is a collection of April Fools' Day Quotes you can share with your friends and family and loved ones:

"I have great faith in fools: self-confidence, my friends call it." — Edgar Allan Poe

"The first of April is the day we remember what we are the other 364 days of the year." — Mark Twain

"April hath put a spirit of youth in everything." — William Shakespeare

"It is human nature to think wisely and act foolishly." — Anatole France

"Talk sense to a fool and he calls you foolish." — Euripides

"For fools rush in where angels fear to tread." — Alexander Pope

April Fools' Day has earned huge popularity over the years. Even if the world is dark, a little happiness never hurts. On this day, people indulge in harmless fun and throw pranks at each other.