Description: The 'seventh son of a seventh son' may possess supernatural powers
According to Irish folklore, the seventh son of a seventh son is possessed of magical powers, and some historical healers claimed such a lineage. But in Romania, the seventh son of a seventh son may be a vampire; and in parts of South America, a werewolf.
Iron Maiden - Seventh son of a seventh son
Note: These superstitions
were researched and written by Stuart Macfarlane (Website:
and Tom Metcalfe (Website:
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