Elvira

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Born September 17, 1951, Cassandra Peterson is most well-known for her portrayal of Elvira, Mistress Of The Dark. Originally rising to fame via the television show that glorified her dark and mysterious nature, she premiered horror movies while dressed as a gothic mistress who stole the hearts of many.