Everyone has met someone who was mysterious. Maybe it was the quiet kid you went to high school with, or maybe that person at work who always has this certain pattern that one would consider out of the ordinary or even the neighbor that had the weirdest personality on the planet.
However, they are the icing on the cake when it comes to weird people. The people on this list will be some of the most mysterious people on the planet. Some range from people with strange personalities to people who have been seen and disappeared, some never being seen at all. Here are the 10 most mysterious people on earth.
1. The zodiac killer
The zodiac killer is even harder to track than Jack the ripper. Known for leaving letters with cryptic messaging, the killer would have gone off to kill 5 people, though it is said he has killed more.
2. Jack the ripper
Jack the ripper was one of the most notorious killers in history. Jack the ripper would target prostitutes and gut them before killing them. The killer wasn’t identified for years, but more and more people are trying to solve the mystery of Jack the ripper.
3. Tank Man
Tiananmen Square was a very tragic moment in the history of china. One of the most famous moments from it was the man who stood in front of the tank. Surprisingly not much is known about this man. This could be due to the fact that China has left no information about him, not even his name known.
4. The Man from Taured
One day in the city of Tokyo, a man landed at one of their airports. When they asked him where he was from. He said he was from Taured, which will exist in 1,000 years. Nobody at the airport had heard of Taured until that day. To make things worst, he disappeared the next day, never to be seen again. The event was mysterious enough for some to even call it an urban legend.
5. Babushka Lady
This lady is the best know for her presence during the JFK assassination. She has been seen multiple times throughout the event and was even summoned by the FBI for more information. She was last seen disappearing into the crowd after the assassination.
6. D.B. Cooper
D. B Cooper was a man who just randomly hijacked a plane and asked for a ransom. When he was given the money he wanted (which was $200,000) he eventually was last seen parachuting from the plane. It was the only time he appeared, nobody knew who he was or where he came from. At best, they got his name Dan Cooper but was called D.B Cooper after the media called him that.
7. The Isdal Woman
This was a woman that was found burnt in the woods one day. Strangely all of her clothes had their tags removed and she was found next to bottles of gasoline and liquor. Even when she was alive barely anybody knew her despite seeing her. She was described as an attractive foreign woman.
8. Huntington’s Jane Doe
A woman who was once hit by two cars passing by, Huntington’s Jane Doe was a strange person. Around the age of 25-26 despite looking younger. She made a ring out of her hair, at least that is what a salesman who took her in feeling sorry for her.
9. Green Children of Woolpit
As if they were something from a middle earth movie, passers-by one day came along to Woolpit and found two children. The kids had a weird green tint, spoke a different language and would only eat pitch from bean pods. Eventually, their skin went back to normal and eventually they had the ability to speak English. From what the children have said, they came from the Land of St Martin and were lost from trying to herd sheep with their father. The children have spawned conspiracies of children of parallel dimensions, hollow earth children, and even extraterrestrial children.
10. The man in the iron mask
During the reign of King Louis XIV in France, there was once a man who wore a black mask all the time. Nobody has ever seen his face before. The mask was made out of velvet, but a retelling of his stories said that his mask was made out of iron. He was a prisoner. The only thing people have learned about him was his name. When he died in November 1703, all of his possessions were burned.