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The Eagle: April Fools Issues

Between 1964 and 1996, The Eagle featured an April Fools' issue in each year with the following exceptions: 1970, 1982-1984, 1987, 1989-1992. Except where noted, the issue title was The Eagle.

Date: Issue Name:
April 1, 1964 The Bald Eagle
April 1, 1965 The Bagle
April 1, 1966 The Bagle
April 4, 1967 The Ego
April 2, 1968 The Bagle
Between 3/28/69 and 4/15/69  The Eagoy
April 9, 1971 April Fools'
April 14, 1972
April 1, 1973 (upside down - back of regular edition)
April 1, 1974 The Eagle's Big Brother (issue date 1984)
April 4, 1975
April 1, 1976
April 1, 1977
April 1, 1978
April 1, 1979
April 1, 1980 The Beagle
April 1, 1981 The Spread Eagle
March 29, 1985 AU Today (pages 13 - 16)
April 1, 1986 Dated March 32, 1986
April 1, 1988 The Eagel
April 1, 1993 The Ego
April 4, 1994 The Egg (page 10)
April 3, 1995 The Illeagle
April 1, 1996 (dated April 3, 1996: pages 11 - 14)
April 1, 1997 The Egret
April 1, 1998 elgae ehT (pages 1 -2)
April 1, 1999 American Weekly
April 1, 2000 AU Today
April 2, 2001 The Washington Eagle
April 1, 2002 The Eagle Street Journal (pages 13 - 14)
April 3, 2003 Lenbadner.com
April 1, 2004 The American Eagle
March 31, 2005 The Washington Toast
April 1, 2006 The Beagle
April 2, 2007 The Peregrine Falcon
March 31, 2008 The Dodo