Dracula The Dark Prince Movie TRUE STORY!!
DISTURBING - The Dark Prince Dracula Movie the True Story (Vlad the Impaler Tepes) discussed on Do You Believe with Host Norene Balovich and guest Jason Teltow. What are Draculas roots in history and how has he become such a part of modern culture? Was he really a vampire? Learn more tonight during this LIVE, Event! Please SUBSCRIBE and join the livescifi.tv family new paranormal videos, live ghost hunts, paranormal evidence, uploaded every week! Vlad III, Prince of Wallachia (1431--1476), was a member of the House of Drăculești, a branch of the House of Basarab, also known by his patronymic name: 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. His father, Vlad II Dracul, was a member of the Order of the Dragon, which was founded to protect Christianity in Eastern Europe. Vlad III is revered as a hero in Bulgaria as well for his protection of the Bulgarian population both south and north of the Danube. A significant number of Bulgarian common folk and remaining boyars (nobles) moved north of the Danube to Wallachia, recognized his leadership and settled there following his raids on the Ottomans. As the cognomen 'The Impaler' suggests, his practice of impaling his enemies is central to his historical reputation. During his lifetime, his reputation for excessive cruelty spread abroad, to Germany and elsewhere in Europe. The total number of his victims is estimated in the tens of thousands. The name of the vampire Count Dracula in Bram Stoker's 1897 novel Dracula was inspired by Vlad's patronymic