19 Zombie Mythology Facts To Blow Your Mind

Published October 15, 2015
Updated September 28, 2018

Just in time for World Zombie Day, enjoy these nineteen zombie facts to really wrap your braaaaains around.

Zombie Facts

The recipe for a modern-day zombie is a healthy dose of folklore, a dash of science, and a heavy sprinkling of entertainment value. One of the most terrifying entities in the world of fiction, what we today call “The Walking Dead” has origins in folklore from several different cultures – dating back to Mesopotamia and even the Bible. Just in time for World Zombie Day (October 17th), here are 19 facts about zombies to wrap your braaaains around:

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Erin Kelly
Erin Kelly is a freelance writer, artist, and video editor that splits her time between the humid Midwest and the dusty corners of her mind.