This mystery is believed to date back to Christopher Columbus while he was conducting his oceanic journeys. Columbus wrote in his journal that his compasses went askew while he was in this area. He also spotted strange lights.
The USS Cyclops
Nonetheless, this isn’t the only weird event. A ship with 309 people on board, USS Cyclops, set sail from Barbados in March 1918. The trip began as planned, but the vessel and all those aboard vanished while crossing through the triangle.