Pretty Cool Zombie Facts For You

Karin Lehnardt created the top 71 Gnawing Zombies Facts. Here are our favorites:

  • The word “zombie” is related to the African word nzambi, which means “god.”
  • October 8th is World Zombie Day.
  • There are basically two theories on the origin of zombies: 1) a cursed person dies and returns as a zombie, and 2) a person contracts a virus or is exposed to radiation.
  • According to zombie lore, the only way to kill a zombie is to damage its brain or cut off its head.
  • It is generally believed that in the hours before rigor mortis sets in, zombies would be at their most dangerous. They would, briefly, have the strength and speed of living humans before their bodies would be ravaged by decomposition.

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