I've been doing some reading on the Four Horsemen and in the Book of Revelations it says that the first horsemen (the rider of the white horse, who's symbol is the bow) is Conquest. Followed by the War/Mass Slaughter (Red with the Sword as his Symbol). Then Famine (Black Horse with Scales as his Symbol) , Then Finally Death (Pale Hore).
Pestilence is not traditionally a rider of the Four Horsemen coming only into popular depiction, replacing Conquest taking a green horse (leaving Death's pale horse as depicted as white/gray) in the early 1900s.
In the show the Headless Horsemen is fisrt horsemen who rides a white horse and his symbol is the bow but is identified as Death. Therefor I theroize that Icahbod misidenified the horsemen due to a mi…Read more >