OK, most of you won’t remember Yvette Vickers, Playboy Playmate of the July 1959 edition and star of B grade movies including Attack of the 50-Foot Woman and Attack of the Giant Leeches but her mummified body has been found in her LA home. It is believed she could have been dead for over a year. The 82 year old hadn’t been seen for some time but police believe there are no suspicious circumstances. RIP Yvette Vickers.
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Whoopsie. When Japanese officials went to congrats Sogen kato the oldest man in Tokyo on his 111th birthday, they found a mummified body lying in bed. OMG and whats more, he’d been dead for 30 years. Hmm, seems his family had been covering up the fact that he had keeled so they could collect his pension payments. The relis had said Kato had confined himself to his room for 30 odd years after becoming a “living Buddha” but in reality he was dead in bed with his undies and pjs on.
Oh no, an LA man who went misssing 5 years ago may have been found mummified in a crawlspace. According to family members he had a habit of hiding in closets and confinced areas. Authorities believe he was sleeping under the house when he died of natural causes because he was found with his pillow.
Ewh, a mummified body, believed to have been wedged in a chimney for 20 odd years, was discovered in a derelict industrial building in Finland. Authorities discovered a wallet on the corpse which indicated the man was born in 1953. Further investigation revealed he had gone missing in 1991 and declared dead in the early 2000s. Police are still not sure if he was dumped in the chimney or he simply got stuck in it.