• Counter :
  • 517
  • Date :
  • 1/23/2011 11:00:00 AM

Today in History:

Elva Zona Heaster Discovered Dead (1897)

heaster

The Greenbrier Ghost is the name popularly given to the alleged ghost of a young woman in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, United States, who was murdered in 1897. The events surrounding the haunting have led to it becoming a very late instance in American legal history in which the so-called "testimony of a ghost" was accepted at a murder trial.

Source: encyclopedia.thefreedictionary.com


Other Links:

Today in History: Sofia Liberated from Ottoman Rule (1878)

Today in History: Innocent III Is Pope (1198)

Today in History: First Great Texas Oil Gusher Discovered at Spindletop (1901)

  • Print

    Send to a friend

    Comment (0)