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The Mackenzie Poltergeist

The Mackenzie Poltergeist

Welcome to Horror History, our new series on real life historical horror stories. Explore the paranormal of Raleigh, NC with our Paranormal Pub Crawls on Friday & Saturday nights! The Place, Greyfriar’s Cemetery- Edinburgh, Scotland The time, Late 1600s The...
America’s First Serial Killer

America’s First Serial Killer

Welcome to Horror History, our new series on real life historical horror stories. Explore the legends and the culture they inspired with other horror fans in NC during our convention.   Herman Webster Mudgett was born in New Hampshire on the 16th of May 1861. He...
The 2 Men that Started Universal’s Horror Legacy

The 2 Men that Started Universal’s Horror Legacy

Welcome to Horror History, our new series on real life historical horror stories. Look for panels and more events on this topic during our horror con in NC!     Bela Lagosi was born Bela Ferenc Dezso Blasko in Hungary on 20 October 1882. Lagosi is credited...
Ninety Years, Two Chaneys

Ninety Years, Two Chaneys

Welcome to Horror History, our new series on real life historical horror stories. Look for panels and more events on this topic during our convention & horror film fest!   Lon Chaney was born in 1883 to deaf/mute parents. He communicated with his parents...
Burg Frankenstein- the Man Behind the Monster

Burg Frankenstein- the Man Behind the Monster

Welcome to Horror History, our new series on real life historical horror stories. Look for panels and more events on this topic during our North Carolina Horror Convention! Frankenstein’s castle, the real Frankenstein’s castle is in Germany, just south of...
The Gory History Vlad (The Impaler) Tepes

The Gory History Vlad (The Impaler) Tepes

Welcome to Horror History, our new series on real life historical horror stories. Look for panels and more events on this topic during our North Carolina Horror Convention! Vlad Tepes III was born between 1428 and 1431, the second son of Vlad Dracul (The Dragon). ...