June 6, 1985

On This Date in TWISTED-HISTORY.com! in 1985 the body of Nazi war criminal Dr. Josef Mengele was located and exhumed near Sao Paolo, Brazil. Mengele was known as the “Angel of Death.” As the body was being exhumed and removed, Israeli Nazi hunter, Simon Weisanthal, remarked on the number of strange, young blond men who came to watch from a distance. He said it was odd how much they all seemed to resemble each other.

About Joel Byers

Born in North Georgia and educated at some very fine public institutions. Real education started after graduating from college and then getting married and raising two boys. Has the ability to see the funny and absurd in most things and will always remark on it, even if it means getting the stink-eye from his victims.
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