Thursday, October 16, 2008

Thursday Thirteen: edition 24 - famous vampires

Thirteen Things about famous vampires
1…. Vlad Tepes Draculs (1431-1476 ) - aka "Count Dracula" Here's a link to the history of Count Dracula: To the right is a picture of Count Dracula. This isn't exactly the image I have in my mind of a scary vampire.
2…. Gilles de Rais alias Blue Beard
3..... Erzsebet Bathory
4..... Rasputin
5..... St Germain
6..... Arnaud Paole
7..... Minor historical vampires
8..... Highgate Vampire
9.... Alucard (Hellsing)
10... Angel (Buffy and the Vampire Slayer) Now Angel (see to the right with Buffy) is more MY KIND of vampire. Yum!
11....Interview With The Vampire - Louis de Pointe du Lac (1994) (played by Brad Pitt) - Yum again! 12.... Selene - in Underworld played by Kate Beckinsale 13... Luke - in "Blessed Be" (Ashley Ladd's book Links to other Thursday Thirteens! 1. (leave your link in comments)
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Paige Tyler said...

Angel is my favorite! Your book looks great!


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Anonymous said...

I definitely prefer the modern vampire.

Mysti Holiday said...

Okay, so I had no idea about some of the historical vampires, lol.

And, yeah... Angel. Yum.

Anonymous said...

I remember watching "Interview With a Vampire" and drooling... just a little... *G*

~Just Me Miranda~ said...

Very cool list!!

Gayle said...

Brad Pitt was the only one I knew...I really don't do scary. I'm a big baby.
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Anonymous said...

Interesting, but even if vampires existed Rasputin wasn't one. I think Karl Rove is, though.

Lisa G said...

I just finished reading The Historian, an excellent work of fiction about Vlad Tepes. Great answers!

Unknown said...

Nicholas. I admit I got my list from another website. So if that was wrong, I'm wrong and I apologize.

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