Salvador Dali, Who Believed He Was the Reincarnation of His Dead Brother
Salvador Dali, the famous artist who was named after his brother who died nine months before his birth believed that he was a reincarnation of his brother. The idea was fed to him by his parents. He stayed under the influence of this notion all his life. His famous painting "Portrait of My Dead Brother" is a reflection of his views about his reincarnated life.
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The Couple Who Claims to be Jesus Christ and Mary Magdalene
John Allen Miller, an IT specialist in Australia claimed to be a reincarnation of Jesus Christ. His partner claims to be the Mary Magdalene. He had already lost his marriage when he claimed that he had flash backs of the crucifiaction. They both organize a religious movement named ‘’the divine truth’’ and say that many people do take part in its seminars.
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The Child Who Claimed to be the Reincarnation of a WWII Fighter Pilot
A Two year old kid astonished his parents when he uttered the lines which are associated with navy pilots. James Leininger amazed and somewhat shocked his parents when he started to speak different sentences portraying him as a Navy pilot whose plane crashed in WWII. He knew the name of the boat, Natoma, from which he took off and the name of his co pilot—Jack Larson. After some research it was discovered that both the names were correct which surprised many people.
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The Poet from Sweden Who Claims to be the Reincarnation of Anne Frank
A Swedish poet claimed to be Ann Frank in 1995 during a T.V interview in Amsterdam. Ann frank was one of the most famous victims of holocaust. Barbra Karlen claimed to have horrifying nightmares about the days when Ann Frank was victimized in holocaust. This news shocked the people around the world. Jewish people in particular raised their voice against this claim and tried to stop the publication of the book, And the Wolves Howled, written by Barbra karlen.
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The Man Who Claims to be the Reincarnation of Marilyn Monroe
Chris Vicens, a 26 year old man, claimed that he had discovered in course of his sessions with a regression therapist Fiona Childs, that he is reincarnation of famous Hollywood film star Marilyn Monroe. He said that he had told things to his therapist about the actress that he wasn’t aware of. This seems to have strengthened Vicens’ belief in his reincarnation.
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The Traffic Officer in Russia Who Claims to be Jesus
A Russian patrol officer who lost his job in 1989 claimed to be Jesus Christ. Sergey Anatolyevitch Torop, aka Vissarion, was the first person to make such a claim. He said that he was not claiming to be GOD but he was a Message from God.
His belief system combined various points of Russian Church with collectivism, and ecological values. He prohibits his followers from using any kind of drugs, smoking and drinking. They live by a strict code. By living such an ascetic life, the man believes he is practising the best things fit for his reincarnated soul.
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Phil Collins, the Famous Rocker Who Believes He is the Reincarnation of an Alamo Survivor
At times people who are already famous can believe they are not themselves and claim to be a reincarnation of somebody who is already dead. Rock star Phil Collins did the same thing by claiming to be a reincarnation of survivor from the battle of Alamo. It took place in 1836 between Texans and Mexicans and only few Texans died in it. A person who claimed to have supernatural abilities showed him the path to claim himself as a survivor from Alamo. He even confessed in an interview with famous magazine ‘’Rolling Stone’ that he didn’t think of himself as mentally insane but upheld the possibility of it.