Today in Horror History

Today in Horror History: November 8

Birthdays: Horror fiction icon Bram Stoker (November 8, 1847 - April 20, 1912), who wrote Dracula, The Lady of the Shroud, The Lair of the White Worm, and The Mystery of the Sea among many more. Abraham “Bram” Stoker Parker Posey (November 8, 1968), who starred in Final Combination (1994), Scream 3 (2000), Frankenstein (2004),… Continue reading Today in Horror History: November 8

Crime Scene Photography · Illinois

Man with connections to Al Capone gunned down as he drives

November 8, 1939 Chicago, Illinois Lawyer and racetrack operator Edward J. “Easy Eddie” O’Hare is fatally shot by unidentified men while driving O’Hare’s assassination occurred a week before mob boss Al Capone was released from Alcatraz. The two were in business together, running dog- and horse-tracks, and O’Hare had represented Capone in court in the… Continue reading Man with connections to Al Capone gunned down as he drives