Today in Horror History

Today in Horror History: November 13

Birthdays: Tom Atkins (November 13, 1935), who starred in The Fog (1980), The Ninth Configuration (1980), Creepshow (1982), Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982), Night of the Creeps (1986), Maniac Cop (1988), Two Evil Eyes (1990; segment: The Facts in the Case of Mr. Valdemar), Bruiser (2000), and My Bloody Valentine (2009). Atkins in… Continue reading Today in Horror History: November 13

International/Multi-national

“Such is fame”: young man jumps to death performing stunt at Niagara Falls

November 13, 1829 Niagara Falls Sam Patch free-jumps into the Falls, dying as a result Patch, who was reported to be around 20 years old, had been a daredevil for quite sometime and reveled in entertaining others by jumping from great heights. His fateful jump had not been his first, but rather his third, from… Continue reading “Such is fame”: young man jumps to death performing stunt at Niagara Falls