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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10,193 1,386
set on fire is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

2
9,935 2,405
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Slow Dismemberment

3
8,693 1,773
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Buried Alive

4
6,152 2,166
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5
6,464 2,751
Drowning is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Drowning Suicide, Assassination by 'Accident', Assassination by 'Suicide'

6
6,694 1,120
Execution by burning is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

7
5,817 1,467
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Drawn & Quartered

8
5,405 2,113
Suffocation is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

9
4,806 1,665
Dragged by a Car is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Dragged by a Car

10
4,526 1,672
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11
4,568 1,188
Impalement is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

12
3,961 1,974
Starvation is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

13
3,712 1,984
Murdered By Your Own Children is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Murdered By Your Own Children

14
3,625 1,887
Shark attack is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

50+ Celebrities Who Have Almost Died

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4,482 818
Flaying is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Flaying

16
4,974 342
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
3,308 2,246
Cancer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Cancer Assassination in ways which appear natural

18
3,180 1,637
Attacked by a Bear is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Attacked by a Bear

19
3,829 478
Torture is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
StacyWolfe added Torture

20
3,947 1,016
Brazen bull is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Brazen bull

21
3,577 364
Eaten Alive is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
51fordf2 added Eaten Alive

Surprising Statistics About the Ways People Die

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3,035 901
Raped and Killed is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Aya1 added Raped and Killed

23
3,067 934
Iron Maiden is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Iron Maiden

24
2,249 1,369
Gangrene is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Gangrene Assassination in ways which appear natural

25
2,134 1,550
Choking is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

26
3,075 788
Eaten by Cannibals is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Eaten by Cannibals

27
2,057 1,337
Stabbing is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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2,659 657
Murdered by Chainsaw is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
blinky.johnson added Murdered by Chainsaw

Science Has Finally Determined The Most Gruesome Ways To Die

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1,861 1,677
Execution by hanging is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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2,082 1,151
Stomped by Elephant is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Stomped by Elephant

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2,991 651
Stoned to Death is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Stoned to Death

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2,086 377
Devoured by Starved Dogs is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Switchdoctor added Devoured by Starved Dogs

33
1,809 1,224
Murder is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Murder Homicide

34
1,556 1,320
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Crushed By A Helicopter

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1,834 478
Wood Chipper Accident is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
wiabux added Wood Chipper Accident

Natural Beauties Who Don't Need No Make-Up

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1,815 950
Lynching is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Lynching Murder, Homicide

37
2,383 923
Colon Perforated by a Horse is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Colon Perforated by a Horse

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1,711 1,020
Electrocution is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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1,340 607
Scaphism is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
mkirkwood added Scaphism

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1,459 1,255
Fall Off A Cliff is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Fall Off A Cliff

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1,383 454
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
1,628 1,422
HIV is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
HIV

Neymar Loves and Hookups

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1,373 298
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 ...

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1,575 892
Roller Coaster Accident is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Roller Coaster Accident

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1,463 485
Eaten by Piranhas is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Coolza added Eaten by Piranhas

46
1,516 849
Elevator Accident is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Elevator Accident

47
1,332 1,120
Breast Explosion is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Breast Explosion

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1,246 1,262
Spider Bite is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Spider Bite

49
1,613 959
Freeze to Death is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Freeze to Death

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1,264 1,035
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