Category: Unexplained Mysteries

The Sinking of the Mary Rose

The Sinking of  the Mary Rose

The fact that the Mary Rose sunk during the 1545 Battle of the Solent is not disputed. The reason, however, is the topic of debate that goes on to this day.

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The Disappearance of Ben McDaniel

The Disappearance of Ben McDaniel

Nearly six years have passed since Ben McDaniel disappeared while fresh-water scuba diving, despite extensive (and expensive) search efforts to find him.

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The Last Flight of Cecil Grace

The Last Flight of Cecil Grace

Arguably the earliest instance of a plane whose pilot (and the plane itself) went missing is the 1910 disappearance of an aviator named Cecil Grace.

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Where is Shakespeare’s Head?

Where is Shakespeare’s Head?

Experts believe Shakespeare's head was stolen from the church in the late 1700s. Read the theories why and what ground penetrating radar has determined.

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The Moorgate Train Crash

The Moorgate Train Crash

The Moorgate train crash was was London Underground's worst peace time disaster and it occurred inside a tunnel just outside Moorgate Station.

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Did John Wilkes Booth Survive?

Did John Wilkes Booth Survive?

Did John Wilkes Booth escape Union soldiers as their net tightened during the early hours of 26th April 1865 only to commit suicide almost 40 years later?

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Historic Mysteries