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25 Facts about Vlad Tepes the Impaler

25 Facts About Vlad Tepes the Impaler

Vlad III, Prince of Wallachia also known by his patronymic name Dracula (son of the Dragon, after his father Vlad II Dracul), and posthumously dubbed Vlad Țepeș (Vlad the Impaler).

A door under the mountain upon which sits Castle Bran, the home of Vlad Tepes, better known as Dracula

A door under the mountain upon which sits Castle Bran, Bran, Romania. The home of Vlad Tepes, better known as Dracula

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Vlad the Impaler ~ Vlad III Dracula ~ The name of the vampire Count Dracula in Bram Stoker's 1897 novel Dracula was inspired by Vlad's patronymic.

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Turkish archaeologists say they have discovered dungeons that once held Vlad the Impaler, the real-life inspiration for Bram Stoker’s Dracula.

Vlad Tepes (Dracula) Statue -- Transylvania, Romania

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No, Bram Stoker Did Not Model Dracula On Vlad The Impaler

No, Bram Stoker Did Not Model Dracula On Vlad The Impaler

It is popularly believed that Stoker’s inspiration for Dracula came from the life of Vlad the Impaler. The Ambras Castle Portrait of Vlad III.

Vlad Tepes,the impaler,is said to have impaled between 40,000 to 100,000 people. He created a forest of the impaled that frightened and sickened Sultan Mehmed II so much he retreated all the way back to Constantinople.

Картинки по запросу ancient castle hall Vlad the Impaler

Vlad Tepes (Dracula, Vlad the Impaler, Romanian Prince and forefather of so many vampire legends). Original art for a horror trading card set. (Mixed media, 6 x 8 inches on paper).  By Bohemian Weasel aka Soni Alcorn-Hender. #BohemianWeasel

Vlad Tepes (Dracula, Vlad the Impaler, Romanian Prince and forefather of so many vampire legends). Original art for a horror trading card set. (Mixed media, 6 x 8 inches on paper). By Bohemian Weasel aka Soni Alcorn-Hender.

Vlad Ţepeş, pictură de Valentin Tănase

Vlad Ţepeş, pictură de Valentin Tănase Vlad the Impeller, aka * The Drake* or Dracula of the clan of Draculesti

Wladislaus Dragwlya - Vlad the Impaler's signature. "Dracula"

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Vlad the Impaler. Vlad III, Prince of Wallachia (1431–1476/77), was a member of the House of Drăculești, a branch of the House of Basarab , also known, using his patronymic , as (Vlad) Drăculea or (Vlad) Dracula . He was posthumously dubbed Vlad the Impaler ( Romanian : Vlad Țepeș , pronounced [ˈvlad ˈt͡sepeʃ] ), and was a three-time Voivode of Wallachia , ruling mainly from 1456 to 1462, the period of the incipient Ottoman conquest of the Balkans. Vlad's nickname of Țepeș (" Impaler ")…

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Vlad Tepes AKA Dracula -  The word Tepes stands for "impaler" and was so coined because of Vlad’s propensity to punish victims by impaling them on stakes, then displaying them publicly to frighten his enemies and to warn would-be transgressors of his strict moral code. He is credited with killing between 40,000 to 100,000 people in this fashion.

Vlad Tepes (aka Vlad the Impaler & Vlad Dracula). love the real vampires I've been into since I can rememeber ;