Today in Horror History

Today in Horror History: August 23

Birthdays:Vera Miles (August 23, 1929) who starred in The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms (1953), Web of Evidence (1959), “The Twilight Zone” (episode: Mirror Image), Psycho (1960), “The Outer Limits” (episode: The Form of Things Unknown), A Howling in the Woods (1971), The Strange and Deadly Occurrence (1974), BrainWaves (1982), Psycho II (1983), and The Initiation… Continue reading Today in Horror History: August 23

Louisiana

4-year-old disappears, “found” in another state

August 23, 1912 St. Landry Parish, Louisiana 4-year-old Bobby Dunbar disappears during a trip, later sparking a mystery solved nearly 100 years later Bobby’s family had been on a fishing trip when the boy disappeared. His parents frantically looked for him before calling police when their own search turned up nothing. Authorities dissected alligators in… Continue reading 4-year-old disappears, “found” in another state