Bela Lugosi was a real-world actor who lived from 1882 to 1956. Andy Price, the artist for "Happy Haunts" has admitted he is a huge fan of Universal Monster Movies and has hid numerous references to the films in his various works. Most notably was an alternate cover of Friendship is Magic #37, which was parodied numerous classic horror movies, but primarily Universal Horror.
↑Price, Andy. Dracula and Mina, 1931. Retrieved on 10/3/2018. “"Bela Lugosi and Helen Chandler as Dracula and Mina Harker in the 1931 Universal Picture's DRACULA. I'm a big fan of the classic monsters."”