If you like horror stories, you may think of this list a little differently. Yes, they are horror stories, but each one takes its framework from actual real-life people and historical events. These aren't the tales that are made up around the campfire. These are actual verified ghost stories from around the world. They showcase people who, for one reason or another, fell into evil deeds, or had evil done to them. Whatever the case, the result is they are roaming around the earth with no hope of ever finding true peace in the netherworld.
They are all unhappily roaming the earth purposely trying to still affect the living with their horrific deeds. One by one you can see how they impact their city or country. Whether it's a tortured soul looking to harm the living or a sad soul just wanting some respite from depression, they are sad figures that are hopeless. Here is the list of the top most terrifying real ghost stories from all around the world. It's proof that, regardless of where you're at, you can't escape from evil.