Famous Folk

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These people have either hindered or helped to shape the paranormal world.

Browsing Archive: February, 2009

The Fox Sisters

Posted by Atticus on Friday, February 27, 2009, In : Fraud? 
In 1848, sisters Kate, Leah, and Margaret Fox became instant celebrities when they began communicating with the dead. Living in a house supposedly serving as the burial site of a murder victim substantiated these claims of spiritual communication, and the series of raps and knockings that could be heard in response to the girls' questions were immediately assumed to be coming from beyond the grave. People from all over the girls' hometown of Hydesville, New York came to witness the phenomenon...
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