How Did Dracula Become a Vampire?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 10, 2020 11:54:19 AM ET
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Bram Stoker, author of the novel "Dracula," never makes the origin of Dracula explicit. Van Helsing implies that he made a deal with the Devil and used necromancy to make himself immortal. In the book, Dracula is introduced as an old man, but he grows younger as he consumes blood.

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