In "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow", who do the villagers think is the Headless Horseman and how did he lose his head?
kwoo1213 | Certified Educator
The legend is about a Hessian trooper who lost his head in battle via a cannonball! This is who the villagers believe is the "Headless Horseman." The soldier is said to be roaming the town searching for his lost head.