The Black Dahlia – The Tragic Fate​​ of Elizabeth Short

On January 15, 1947, the mutilated body of a young woman was found in an open area in Los Angeles on South Norton Avenue near 39th Street. The police later found that the woman was known as the Black Dahlia. Although her murder has not been solved, it is said that over 500 people have admitted to having been the culprit. The murder case has taken on legendary status and become something of a cult mystery. Why has the Black Dahlia murder mystery generated enduring public interest? Possibly, it may have something to do with the background of the woman who bore the unusual title of the Black Dahlia.
In the process of investigating the murder the police found that the Black Dahlia’s real name was Elizabeth Short.