The Hitler Diaries are said to be a series of documents written by Hitler as a personal journal. They were said to have been recovered from a German plane crash in 1945. In reality, they were penned by master forger Konrad Kujau.
Paul Is Dead
The Beatles earned their fame in the late 1960s, which led to the “Paul if Dead” hoax, which remains the biggest celebrity hoax of all time. Messages in magazines and newspapers claimed Paul McCartney had died.