432 Abercorn Street: one of Savannah’s most haunted houses between history and urban legends

For generations people have talked about one house in Savannah more than any other, with creepy tales of the past owner, Benjamin Wilson, becoming more and more different and rich in details with every decade that passes by. This house is known simply by its address: 432 Abercorn Street. The privately owned home (and not open to visitors) is a place of endless rumors that draw tourists from around the country, including rock star Alice “No More Mr. Nice Guy” Cooper. The story of 432 Abercorn begins in the year…

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#TodayInHistory – July 15

July 15 – Some important events on this day. 971 👉🏼 According to the legend, English saint Swithun is reburied inside Winchester Cathedral (against his wishes), whereby a terrible storm proceeds to rain for 40 days and nights. 1099 👉🏼 City of Jerusalem is captured and plundered by Christian forces during the First Crusade 1381 👉🏼 John Ball, a leader in the Peasants’ Revolt, is hung, drawn and quartered in the presence of Richard II of England 1410 👉🏼 Battle of Grunwald (First Battle of Tannenburg, Battle of Žalgiris), one…

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