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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10,292 2,482
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Slow Dismemberment

2
10,556 1,431
set on fire is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

3
9,004 1,829
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Buried Alive

4
6,392 2,241
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5
6,691 2,843
Drowning is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Suicide, Assassination by 'Accident', Assassination by 'Suicide'

6
6,936 1,157
Execution by burning is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

7
6,033 1,516
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Drawn & Quartered

8
5,608 2,172
Suffocation is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

9
4,969 1,728
Dragged by a Car is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Dragged by a Car

10
4,702 1,713
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11
4,754 1,219
Impalement is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

12
4,119 2,037
Starvation is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

13
3,757 1,951
Shark attack is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

14
3,847 2,072
Murdered By Your Own Children is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Murdered By Your Own Children

15
4,661 842
Flaying is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added

16
5,202 357
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
3,406 2,346
Cancer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Assassination in ways which appear natural

18
3,312 1,682
Attacked by a Bear is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Attacked by a Bear

19
4,010 497
Torture is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
StacyWolfe added Torture

20
4,104 1,048
Brazen bull is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added

21
3,762 381
Eaten Alive is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
51fordf2 added Eaten Alive

22
3,194 967
Iron Maiden is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Iron Maiden

23
3,184 947
Raped and Killed is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Aya1 added Raped and Killed

24
2,335 1,407
Gangrene is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Assassination in ways which appear natural

25
2,209 1,602
Choking is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

26
3,198 813
Eaten by Cannibals is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Eaten by Cannibals

27
2,133 1,381
Stabbing is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

28
2,773 682
Murdered by Chainsaw is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
blinky.johnson added Murdered by Chainsaw

29
1,939 1,727
Execution by hanging is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

30
2,166 1,187
Stomped by Elephant is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Stomped by Elephant

31
3,103 670
Stoned to Death is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Stoned to Death

32
2,204 391
Devoured by Starved Dogs is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Switchdoctor added Devoured by Starved Dogs

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1,621 1,364
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Crushed By A Helicopter

34
1,876 1,273
Murder is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Homicide

35
1,938 490
Wood Chipper Accident is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
wiabux added Wood Chipper Accident

36
1,891 976
Lynching is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Murder, Homicide

37
2,476 941
Colon Perforated by a Horse is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Colon Perforated by a Horse

38
1,423 624
Scaphism is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
mkirkwood added

39
1,766 1,052
Electrocution is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

40
1,519 1,294
Fall Off A Cliff is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Fall Off A Cliff

41
1,478 468
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
1,678 1,462
HIV is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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1,458 307
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
1,638 911
Roller Coaster Accident is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Roller Coaster Accident

45
1,525 501
Eaten by Piranhas is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Coolza added Eaten by Piranhas

46
1,568 870
Elevator Accident is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Elevator Accident

47
1,383 1,144
Breast Explosion is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Breast Explosion

48
1,669 986
Freeze to Death is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Freeze to Death

49
1,279 1,298
Spider Bite is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Spider Bite

50
1,307 1,064
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