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15 Things You (Probably) Didn't Know About Dracula

True villains never really die and none are quite as infamous as Count Dracula. Originally published 118 years ago today, way back in the decidedly spookier year of 1897, Bram Stoker's iconic novel pretty much invented the vampire genre. Without it who knows where we'd be? We certainly wouldn't have Twilight that's for sure. Here's 15 great facts about the original Prince of Darkness...

 



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