Vlad Tepes ... also known as "Vlad the Impaler" and "Vlad Dracul" (15th century Romania)

Vlad Tepes, Vlad Dracul, Vlad the Impaler.

Castle Cachtice -- home to "The Blood Countess," Elizabeth Bathory -- where more than 600 young girls perished during the 1500s...

Castle Cachtice -- home to "The Blood Countess," Elizabeth Bathory -- where more than 600 young girls perished during the

Torquemada ... 15th century head of the dreaded Spanish Inquisition

Tomás de Torquemada, Spain, Dominican friar and first Grand Inquisitor in Spain's movement to restore Christianity, born in died September 15 years of Jew's persecutions in the name of Christianity

Romania's Bran Castle, the actual "Castle Dracula" -- home to Vlad the Impaler.

Bran Castle, Bran, Romania -- also known as Dracula's Castle. HD Wallpaper and background photos of Bran Castle for fans of Castles images.

Amelia Dyer, who may have killed as many as 400 (yup) babies in and around London in the late 19th century

Amelia Dyer was the most prolific baby farm murderer of Victorian England. She was tried and hanged for one murder, but there is little doubt she was responsible for many more similar deaths - possibly 400 or more - over a period of perhaps twenty years.

Countess Elizabeth Bathory (16th century Hungarian Empire), perhaps history's most prolific female serial killer

Elizabeth Bathory - Lady Dracula AKA the Blood Countess. She was related to Vlad Tepes, Dracula. She died by being bricked up into a bedroom so she couldn't leave & commit murder against the village girls.

Lizzie Borden. Okay, maybe she WAS acquitted at trial, but everyone knows...

Lizzie Borden was acquitted of the murders of her father and stepmother. Andrew Borden and Abby Borden were brutally murdered on August in Fall River, Massachusetts. Lizzie Borden was arrested for the murders a week later.

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