10 Most Weird Coincidences of All Time!

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8. Poe’s Book’s Horror Plot Became a Reality

Coming third in our list of weird coincidences is ‘The narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym’. This narrative was written by Egdar Allan Poe in the 19th century. He was a known horror writer. The book was about four men who survived a ship wreck. They were trapped on an open boat for several days.


Out of hunger they finally decided to kill and eat the cabin boy named Richard Parker. After a few years, in 1884, a yacht named Mignonette sank, leaving four survivors. They were also trapped in an open boat. The senior members of the surviving boat decided to eat the cabin boy, whose name was also coincidently Richard parker.