Elizabeth Báthory: Vampire, Witch or Serial Killer?
by Jane Jude
Countess Elizabeth Báthory was from one of the most important Hungarian families. The legend says Elizabeth used to have a bath in blood of the girls to keep her body and soul young and has been named a witch or vampire for this. Considered the most prolific female serial killer, she received the nicknames "The Tiger of Csejte", "Countess Dracula" or "The Blood Countess".