Over the centuries, the world has seen a lot of strange incidences of mysterious people and most of them have never been identified. We have listed the most mysterious and unique people in the world. They came, made their own presence and history, and gone away. Here is the list of most mysterious personalities who came from nowhere. They are mysterious because they have never been identified. These are the facts about unknown people who have never been identified.
10. D.B. Cooper
A man, called himself Dan Cooper, hijacked Boeing 727 aircraft on November 24, 1971, and warned for having a bomb in the briefcase. He demanded for four parachutes and $200,000. When the demands met, he escaped the plane right away. He never be seen and found then. Both his destiny and origin are mystery today. Media gave him the name, D.B. Cooper, as he communicated his name mistakenly.
9. The Man from Taurus
A mysterious man arrived at Tokyo International Airport in 1954. When he prompted by the security officials to point out his home country on the map, he pointed his finger to Andorra. According to him, the name of his country is Taurus, which has been in existence since 1000 years and he never had heard about it before. On the flip side, security never heard of Taurus. His checkbook, driving license and passport has his details. Officers got confused and sent him to nearest hotel and appointed two officials outside to keep track on his activities. Without leaving any evidence, the man vanished mysteriously next morning, and never found again.
8. Babushka Lady
On the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in 1963, a mysterious lady was there in the ground. As per the films captured and eye witnesses that time, she was spotted in headscarf. The assassination was caught in the act. She joined the crowd and vanished after assassination. Despite FBI’s call, the woman never came. In all the films and photographs, she either covered her face with her camera or facing off the camera. Why she never came and who was that woman is still a mystery.
7. Green Children of Woolpit
Two children (sister and brother) with unusual green skin suddenly spotted at the Woolpit village of Suffolk in 12th century. They ate only beans and spoke unknown language. Soon they started eating other foods and learned English. The green color was also gone away from their skin with time. The boy got ill and died but girl told that they came from “St. Martin’s Land”, which is an underground world. Everything is green there and the sun never shone. Their origins are still unknown. Were they from any alien planet? It’s still a doubt.
The children were not able to call for their arrival in the village and they had been herding the cattle of their father when they got a loud nose and got into the wolf pit. They become lost when followed the animals in the cave and followed the sound of bells. The girl worked as a servant for several years in the household of Richard de Calne, who died around 1188.
6. Jack the Ripper
In the year 1888, 5 prostitutes killed in serial killing. Killer cut down their abdominal, throats and removed their organs. The way they were killed show that the killer may have surgical or anatomical knowledge. During investigation, media and police received a lot of letters which are likely to be written by the killer himself whose name was “Jack the Ripper”. Why he targeted prostitutes only and who was he are still questions unanswered.
5. The Isdal Woman
In the year 1970, an unknown dead body of a woman was found in Bergen’s Death Valley. She found naked and her sleeping pills and burned passport was found next to her. On investigation, the woman had around 9 fake passports to travel across Europe. In the autopsy report, it was found that woman took various sleeping pills before death. It means it was the case of suicide. However, some believed that it was a murder but her identity is still unknown.
4. Agent 355
A pseudonym was given to a lady spy during American Revolution in George Washington. She was a smart agent. But she got caught and imprisoned on a ship by the British and supposed to die in the prison. Who she was is still unknown.
3. Tank Man
In June 5, 1989 morning, a man protest against Chinese military that concealed Tiananmen Square protest, by standing up against the tanks. According to a newspaper, he was a student named Wang Weilin, but this news was rejected by the Communist Party in China. He was not arrested and nobody knows about him. There is still no strong information about his fate and that man.
2. The Man in the Iron Mask
In 1669, a prisoner was arrested and kept in a lot of jails under the custody of one jailer. He was held in prison for around 34 years. His face has never been seen as it was concealed by a mask made of black velvet. He died with name Marchioly on November 19, 1703. Several stories have been there on him but the actual identity of the man has never been confirmed.
1. Kaspar Hauser
On May 26, 1828, a teen was found in the streets of the city of Nuremberg, Germany. He had a letter for the captain of 6th cavalry regiment. According to an anonymous author, the teen boy was given in the custody as a baby on October 7, 1812 and never let him step out of his home. Then the boy wanted to become a cavalryman, hence the captain must hang him or take him in. According to Hauser, he had for a long time he could think again, spent his life alone in the dark cell of 2x1x1.5m (little bigger than a single bed) with just a straw bed to sleep and a horse made of wood as a toy.
According to Hauser, the first human he interacted had been unknown man who visited him before his release and ensured that he never reveal his face. Kaspar Hauser has been rumored to be a hereditary prince of Baden born on 29th September, 1812 and died in a month. This prince claimed to be changed with a dying child and appeared around 16 years later as Hauser in Nuremberg. After getting a stab wound to the chest that was probably self-inflicted and he died. According to him, a man kept him as infant and stabbed brutally.