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Eiffel Tower Moves -- April Fool's Day, 1986
Le Parisien newspaper reported that an agreement had been signed to take down the Eiffel Tower and move it to the new Euro Disney theme park being constructed east of Paris. Where the tower used to be, a 35,000-seat stadium would be built for the 1992 Olympic Games.

April Fool Categories: National Landmarks, Newspapers, France, 1986.
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