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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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8,237 1,882
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Slow Dismemberment

All the Ways You Can Die If You Live Alone The Best Female Vocalists Ever

2
8,441 1,079
set on fire is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

3
7,311 1,415
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Buried Alive

4
5,089 1,764
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5
5,297 2,296
Drowning is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Drowning Suicide, Assassination by 'Accident', Assassination by 'Suicide'

6
5,492 938
Execution by burning is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

7
4,741 1,177
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Drawn & Quartered

8
4,389 1,751
Suffocation is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

9
4,059 1,369
Dragged by a Car is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Dragged by a Car

10
3,809 1,397
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11
3,767 970
Impalement is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

12
3,260 1,640
Starvation is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

13
2,985 1,540
Shark attack is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

14
3,032 1,637
Murdered By Your Own Children is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Murdered By Your Own Children

15
3,649 650
Flaying is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Flaying

The Top Deaths in A Million Ways to Die in the West Celebrities You Didn't Know Use Stage Names

16
3,947 251
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
2,765 1,828
Cancer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Cancer Assassination in ways which appear natural

18
2,574 1,367
Attacked by a Bear is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Attacked by a Bear

19
2,943 350
Torture is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
StacyWolfe added Torture

20
3,159 823
Brazen bull is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Brazen bull

21
2,624 273
Eaten Alive is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
51fordf2 added Eaten Alive

22
2,475 762
Iron Maiden is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Iron Maiden

23
2,345 702
Raped and Killed is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Aya1 added Raped and Killed

24
1,839 1,123
Gangrene is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Gangrene Assassination in ways which appear natural

25
1,737 1,286
Choking is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

26
2,490 638
Eaten by Cannibals is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Eaten by Cannibals

27
2,102 518
Murdered by Chainsaw is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
blinky.johnson added Murdered by Chainsaw

28
1,649 1,116
Stabbing is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

29
1,495 1,396
Execution by hanging is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

The Goriest Ways You Can Die In A Pool Without Drowning The Conspiracy Theories You Believe Are True

30
2,428 525
Stoned to Death is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Stoned to Death

31
1,668 966
Stomped by Elephant is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Stomped by Elephant

32
1,453 995
Murder is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Murder Homicide

33
1,218 1,099
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Crushed By A Helicopter

34
1,524 297
Devoured by Starved Dogs is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Switchdoctor added Devoured by Starved Dogs

35
1,375 371
Wood Chipper Accident is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
wiabux added Wood Chipper Accident

36
1,492 809
Lynching is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Lynching Murder, Homicide

37
1,982 787
Colon Perforated by a Horse is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Colon Perforated by a Horse

38
1,392 855
Electrocution is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

39
1,173 1,056
Fall Off A Cliff is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Fall Off A Cliff

40
1,375 1,196
HIV is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
HIV

41
979 502
Scaphism is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
mkirkwood added Scaphism

42
980 340
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

43
1,155 338
Eaten by Piranhas is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Coolza added Eaten by Piranhas

The Worst Band Names Ever TV Shows Canceled Before Their Time

44
967 227
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
1,288 740
Roller Coaster Accident is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Roller Coaster Accident

46
1,223 716
Elevator Accident is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Elevator Accident

47
1,036 1,058
Spider Bite is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Spider Bite

48
1,088 941
Breast Explosion is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Breast Explosion

49
1,326 805
Freeze to Death is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Freeze to Death

50
1,043 879
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