Ah, the mysteries of the world! From the unsolved case of Jack the Ripper to the unknown identity of Agent 355, these unsolved mysteries have captivated the world for centuries. But there are some modern-day mysteries that have been equally as intriguing. From the infamous D.B. Cooper to the mysterious "babushka lady," there are many mysteries that have yet to be solved. 

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In this list, we explore some of the most mysterious unsolved cases from the past and present. From the strange case of the Technoviking video to the still-unsolved mystery of Jerome’s death, we look at some of the most intriguing cases that have yet to be solved. 

So, if you’re looking for some unsolved cases to ponder and explore, then look no further. Here are 13 unsolved mysteries that will keep you guessing. So sit back, relax, and get ready to explore the weird and wonderful world of unresolved cases.

Library paste tragedy.

IDENTITY UNKNOWN Unknown Man Died Eating Library Paste To this day, we still don't know who the person was who died after eating library paste in Goldfield, Nevada on July 14, 1908. But he has a grave, if you want to go visit. M. CRAWFORD UNKNOWN MAN DIED EATING LIBRARY PASTE JULY14 1908 CRACKED

Flickr/Sydney Martinez/TravelNevada (via Thrillist)



IDENTITY UNKNOWN on I'M # 1 SO WHY You've Come A Long Way, Baby No one knows who the person on the cover of Fatboy Slim's 1998 album You've Come A Long Way, Baby is. The shot was taken at Virginia's Fat Peoples Festival in 1983 ... and we don't know much else. CRACKED

BMG Rights Management (UK) Ltd

Long Live Vinyl

Technoviking: 1, Fritsch: 0.

IDENTITY UNKNOWN Technoviking In 2021, a German court ruled against Matthias Fritsch, the man who filmed the Technoviking video from 2000, in a suit brought by Technoviking. Technoviking himself never appeared in court, and still hasn't been definitively identified. CRACKED


The Daily Dot

Identity crisis continues.

IDENTITY UNKNOWN Nameless Canadian prisoner A guy has been locked up in a Canadian prison since 2013, and no one knows who he is or where he comes from. Canadian authorities haven't been able to figure it out, and he refuses to say who he is. CRACKED

Toronto Sun/QMI Agency (Via The National Post)

The National Post

Agent 355: Outsmarting Everyone, 1779.

IDENTITY UNKNOWN Agent 355 In a 1779 letter to George Washington, one Abraham Woodhull wrote that he was planning to go to New York, and thought he could outsmart everyone with the help of a woman who was referred to as 355. We still don't know who she was. CRACKED

Harper's Weekly (via Smithsonian Magazine)

Smithsonian Magazine

Mystery woman, mystery photos.

IDENTITY UNKNOWN The babushka lady An unidentified woman was around when JFK was assassinated in 1963, and she's never come forward. People are interested in her because she might have taken pictures. CRACKED

Jim Altgens


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