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List Rules Ways of dying that seem particularly cruel or unusual

The worst ways to die, as voted on by the Ranker Community. Sure, it's a little morbid, but who doesn't think about death every once in a while?

Vote on the worst ways to kick the bucket, and see how your fears stack up against everyone else's. Just don't tell that Grim Reaper dude about any of this...
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1
8,486 1,953
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Slow Dismemberment

2
8,655 1,116
set on fire is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

3
7,484 1,459
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Buried Alive

4
5,203 1,811
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5
5,421 2,351
Drowning is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Drowning Suicide, Assassination by 'Accident', Assassination by 'Suicide'

6
5,624 967
Execution by burning is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

7
4,871 1,218
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Drawn & Quartered

8
4,497 1,795
Suffocation is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

9
4,143 1,408
Dragged by a Car is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Dragged by a Car

10
3,884 1,429
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11
3,862 994
Impalement is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

12
3,329 1,680
Starvation is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

13
3,047 1,584
Shark attack is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

14
3,104 1,687
Murdered By Your Own Children is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Murdered By Your Own Children

All the Ways You Can Die If You Live Alone

15
3,758 674
Flaying is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Flaying

16
4,066 266
Slowly Burned to Death by Acid is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
kenpachikendo added Slowly Burned to Death by Acid

17
2,817 1,873
Cancer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Cancer Assassination in ways which appear natural

18
2,640 1,394
Attacked by a Bear is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Attacked by a Bear

19
3,045 364
Torture is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
StacyWolfe added Torture

20
3,251 848
Brazen bull is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Brazen bull

21
2,732 285
Eaten Alive is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
51fordf2 added Eaten Alive

The Druggiest Rock Stars of All Time

22
2,420 727
Raped and Killed is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Aya1 added Raped and Killed

23
2,531 787
Iron Maiden is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Iron Maiden

24
1,866 1,158
Gangrene is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Gangrene Assassination in ways which appear natural

25
1,769 1,323
Choking is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

26
2,553 659
Eaten by Cannibals is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Eaten by Cannibals

27
2,157 536
Murdered by Chainsaw is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
blinky.johnson added Murdered by Chainsaw

28
1,692 1,142
Stabbing is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

The Goriest Ways You Can Die In A Pool Without Drowning

29
1,524 1,431
Execution by hanging is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

30
2,496 538
Stoned to Death is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Stoned to Death

31
1,711 987
Stomped by Elephant is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Stomped by Elephant

32
1,487 1,021
Murder is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Murder Homicide

33
1,257 1,126
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Crushed By A Helicopter

34
1,594 306
Devoured by Starved Dogs is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Switchdoctor added Devoured by Starved Dogs

35
1,432 384
Wood Chipper Accident is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
wiabux added Wood Chipper Accident

Celebrities You Didn't Know Use Stage Names

36
1,523 830
Lynching is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Lynching Murder, Homicide

37
2,026 808
Colon Perforated by a Horse is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Colon Perforated by a Horse

38
1,423 875
Electrocution is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

39
1,206 1,080
Fall Off A Cliff is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Fall Off A Cliff

40
1,400 1,226
HIV is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
HIV

41
1,007 519
Scaphism is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
mkirkwood added Scaphism

42
1,026 353
Death of a Thousand Cuts is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
wookster added Death of a Thousand Cuts

Surprising Statistics About the Ways People Die

43
1,197 356
Eaten by Piranhas is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Coolza added Eaten by Piranhas

44
1,014 233
The Judas Cradle is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
LGwynethGuest added The Judas Cradle "The victim would presumably be placed in the waist harness above the pyramid-shaped seat, with the point inserted into their anus or vagina, then very slowly lowered by ropes. The subject is tortured by intense pressure ...

45
1,325 757
Roller Coaster Accident is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Roller Coaster Accident

46
1,255 734
Elevator Accident is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Elevator Accident

47
1,059 1,083
Spider Bite is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Spider Bite

48
1,114 964
Breast Explosion is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Breast Explosion

49
1,360 826
Freeze to Death is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Freeze to Death

50
1,076 891
Car Accident By A Drunk Driver is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Car Accident By A Drunk Driver