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    reveal's Daily Trivia 4.15.19

    In the year 1910, a group of pranksters donned fake beards and boarded the HMS Dreadnought, the pride of the British naval fleet, while pretending to be Abyssinian princes. What famous English author was involved in this elaborate practical joke?
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    Oscar Wilde.
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    Virginia Woolf. She, along with a few other members of the Bloomsburg group of writers and authors, fooled the crew and was invited to dine with the officers. The incident became known as the “Dreadnought hoax.”
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