Laurianne Bolome
Laurianne Bolome voted up Anonymous' answer

I've got a few creepy history ones:

Before the 19th century, dentures were usually made from teeth pulled from the mouths of dead soldiers.

The Emperor Gaius of Rome made his horse a senator.

The man that would later become Pope Pius II wrote a rather scandalous pornographic novel.  Oddly, Blurtit lets me use the word "pornographic", but … Read more