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The Ghost of the Hollywood Sign

By January 27, 2013

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Hollywoodland and Peg Entwistle

Actress Peg Entwistle came to Hollywood in 1932 with hopes of stardom in motion pictures. But a lifetime of tragedy and disappointment weakened her battle against depression, and on a September night of that year, she climbed the 50-foot "H" of the famous Hollywood sign... and jumped to her death.

Since then, Peg's ghost has been seen on several occasions wandering the paths of the park below the iconic sign -- the symbol of her broken dreams. Read more.


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