If goth culture had a figurehead, it would probably be Wednesday Addams. Born from the macabre mind of Charles Addams in 1938, the pint-sized harbinger of doom and destruction has spent the better part of eight decades carving a Wednesday-shaped space in our hearts.
Dark and gloomy, wearing Victorian garb and her signature pigtails, Wednesday has become an icon of the horror genre thanks to her ghoulish outlook. A fan favorite among horror-hounds, here are a few un-fun facts about the first daughter of the Addams clan. Vote up your favorite dark details.
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Wednesday's Middle Name
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