Let’s start with one of the prolific serial killers of all time. She is thought to be one of the inspirations for a monster we have seen in books, movies, and even music…. I am talking about Brahm’s Stoker’s “Dracula.” A creature who craves the blood of humans.
Who is this woman? Elizabeth Bathory, also known as the Blood Countess. She is thought to have killed over 600 young women, and there have been stories of her using their blood in hopes of remaining forever young. Some say that these stories are all conceptions of people who resented her power because she was a female. You can decide for yourself if she was a murderer or framed by malicious people threatened by her because of her gender.
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