Elke Sommer (born 1940, Spandau, Germany). “A true ghost story, experienced and written by Hollywood scribe Joe Hyams for the Saturday Evening Post of July 2, 1966, is glamorized by the fact that Joe’s wife is Elke Sommer. She is a native of Yugoslavia and one of the brighter gems in the current crop of Hollywood beauty queens. Of course Elke sensed the presence of the seen and unseen visitors from the 4th Dimension. Undoubtedly it was her fears that prodded Joe to research their haunted Beverly Hills home as thoroughly as he did.” Read More.