Popular Opinion The Worst Ways to Die  

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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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10,141 2,456
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Slow Dismemberment

2
10,400 1,417
set on fire is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

3
8,869 1,816
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Buried Alive

4
6,282 2,217
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5
6,611 2,810
Drowning is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Drowning Suicide, Assassination by 'Accident', Assassination by 'Suicide'

6
6,833 1,146
Execution by burning is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

7
5,953 1,497
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Drawn & Quartered

8
5,529 2,156
Suffocation is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

9
4,892 1,708
Dragged by a Car is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Dragged by a Car

10
4,624 1,698
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11
4,670 1,205
Impalement is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

12
4,047 2,013
Starvation is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

13
3,782 2,042
Murdered By Your Own Children is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Murdered By Your Own Children

14
3,702 1,930
Shark attack is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

15
4,583 835
Flaying is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Flaying

16
5,103 350
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
3,356 2,311
Cancer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Cancer Assassination in ways which appear natural

18
3,252 1,667
Attacked by a Bear is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Attacked by a Bear

19
3,926 489
Torture is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
StacyWolfe added Torture

20
4,031 1,037
Brazen bull is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Brazen bull

21
3,684 378
Eaten Alive is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
51fordf2 added Eaten Alive

22
3,123 925
Raped and Killed is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Aya1 added Raped and Killed

23
3,133 955
Iron Maiden is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Iron Maiden

24
2,293 1,392
Gangrene is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Gangrene Assassination in ways which appear natural

25
2,176 1,582
Choking is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

26
3,139 805
Eaten by Cannibals is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Eaten by Cannibals

27
1,902 1,709
Execution by hanging is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

28
2,092 1,368
Stabbing is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

29
2,716 676
Murdered by Chainsaw is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
blinky.johnson added Murdered by Chainsaw

30
2,124 1,178
Stomped by Elephant is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Stomped by Elephant

31
3,052 664
Stoned to Death is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Stoned to Death

32
2,147 388
Devoured by Starved Dogs is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Switchdoctor added Devoured by Starved Dogs

33
1,846 1,253
Murder is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Murder Homicide

34
1,592 1,347
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Crushed By A Helicopter

35
1,890 486
Wood Chipper Accident is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
wiabux added Wood Chipper Accident

36
1,852 970
Lynching is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Lynching Murder, Homicide

37
2,435 933
Colon Perforated by a Horse is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Colon Perforated by a Horse

38
1,388 618
Scaphism is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
mkirkwood added Scaphism

39
1,744 1,042
Electrocution is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

40
1,492 1,281
Fall Off A Cliff is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Fall Off A Cliff

41
1,434 466
Death of a Thousand Cuts is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
wookster added Death of a Thousand Cuts

42
1,654 1,449
HIV is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
HIV

43
1,418 305
The Judas Cradle is listed (or ranked) 43 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 ...

44
1,605 908
Roller Coaster Accident is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Roller Coaster Accident

45
1,497 497
Eaten by Piranhas is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Coolza added Eaten by Piranhas

46
1,547 863
Elevator Accident is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Elevator Accident

47
1,359 1,138
Breast Explosion is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Breast Explosion

48
1,264 1,287
Spider Bite is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Spider Bite

49
1,641 979
Freeze to Death is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Freeze to Death

50
1,287 1,053
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