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Why first april is also known as fool's day?

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Asked by harpreet, 01 Apr 03:33 pm
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April Fools' Day, sometimes called All Fools' Day, is one of the most light hearted days of the year. Its origins are uncertain. Some see it as a celebration related to the turn of the seasons, while others believe it stems from the adoption of a new calendar. ",
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Ancient cultures, including those as varied as the Romans and the Hindus, celebrated New Year's Day on or around April one. It closely follows the vernal equinox March twentyth or March twenty-onest. In medieval times, much of Europe celebrated March twenty-five, the Feast of Annunciation, as the beginning of the new year.

In one thousand, five hundred and eighty-two, Pope Gregory XIII ordered a new calendar the Gregorian Calendar to replace the old Julian Calendar. The new calendar called for New Year's Day to be celebrated Jan. one. That year, France adopted the reformed calendar and shifted New Year's day to Jan. one. According to a popular explanation, many people either refused to accept the n ...more
Answered by Mickey, 01 Apr 03:34 pm

 
  
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Maybe someone was fooled this day and the stupid legacy continues
Answered by Ataur Rahman, 01 Apr 03:34 pm

 
  
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Ancient cultures, including those of the Romans and Hindus, celebrated New Year's Day on or around April 1. It closely follows the vernal equinox (March 20th or March 21st.) In medieval times, much of Europe celebrated March 25, the Feast of Annunciation, as the beginning of the new year.

In 1582, Pope Gregory XIII ordered a new calendar (the Gregorian Calendar) to replace the old Julian Calendar. The new calendar called for New Year's Day to be celebrated Jan. 1. That year, France adopted the reformed calendar and shifted New Year's day to Jan. 1. According to a popular explanation, many people either refused to accept the new date, or did not learn about it, and continued to celebrate New Year's Day on April 1. Other people began to make fun of these traditionalists, sending them on "fool's errands" or trying to trick them into believing something false. Eventually, the practice spread throughout Europe.

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Answered by saranathan Narasimhan, 05 Jul 03:24 pm

 
  
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Start of New Year shifted & accepted from January by the majority but few were still celebrating the new year from April then those people werw called April fool.Now Aprilfool become atradtion.
Answered by ravisinha, 19 Apr 02:36 pm

 
  
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Annual general meeting of fools is held every year on this day to discuss n plan future of world
Answered by Ashok Sawlani, 01 Apr 03:45 pm

 
  
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History of april 1st:
April 1 is called as FOOL'S day aftr Steve April. Steve April was born on 1st april fifteen hundred seventy nine He did over hundred and five business in his lyf tym. He lost all his father's assets. Every1 started calling him as father of d fools. At d age of 19 he married a 61 aged woman. She divorced him aftr a year coz of his foolishness. He used 2 hear all kind of fake stories like u. Its a great idea to fool U for fools dy. APRIL FOOL to U
Answered by Lucky, 01 Apr 03:37 pm

 
  
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