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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10,019 2,422
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Slow Dismemberment

2
10,266 1,399
set on fire is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

3
8,765 1,787
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Buried Alive

4
6,208 2,188
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5
6,525 2,776
Drowning is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Drowning Suicide, Assassination by 'Accident', Assassination by 'Suicide'

6
6,752 1,132
Execution by burning is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

7
5,872 1,477
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Drawn & Quartered

8
5,461 2,134
Suffocation is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

9
4,835 1,684
Dragged by a Car is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Dragged by a Car

10
4,569 1,680
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4,608 1,197
Impalement is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

12
3,995 1,989
Starvation is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

13
3,739 2,004
Murdered By Your Own Children is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Murdered By Your Own Children

14
3,652 1,904
Shark attack is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

All the Ways You Can Die If You Live Alone

15
4,520 826
Flaying is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Flaying

16
5,028 345
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
3,328 2,270
Cancer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Cancer Assassination in ways which appear natural

18
3,209 1,650
Attacked by a Bear is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Attacked by a Bear

19
3,874 481
Torture is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
StacyWolfe added Torture

20
3,982 1,028
Brazen bull is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Brazen bull

21
3,622 370
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

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3,072 912
Raped and Killed is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Aya1 added Raped and Killed

23
3,091 948
Iron Maiden is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Iron Maiden

24
2,268 1,381
Gangrene is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Gangrene Assassination in ways which appear natural

25
2,149 1,566
Choking is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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3,099 796
Eaten by Cannibals is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Eaten by Cannibals

27
2,071 1,353
Stabbing is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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2,685 666
Murdered by Chainsaw is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
blinky.johnson added Murdered by Chainsaw

The Top Deaths in A Million Ways to Die in the West

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1,878 1,692
Execution by hanging is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

30
2,103 1,161
Stomped by Elephant is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Stomped by Elephant

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3,015 656
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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2,113 382
Devoured by Starved Dogs is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Switchdoctor added Devoured by Starved Dogs

33
1,827 1,237
Murder is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Murder Homicide

34
1,572 1,334
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Crushed By A Helicopter

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1,858 483
Wood Chipper Accident is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
wiabux added Wood Chipper Accident

15 Celebrities Whose Parents Were Murdered

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1,829 961
Lynching is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Lynching Murder, Homicide

37
2,400 929
Colon Perforated by a Horse is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Colon Perforated by a Horse

38
1,726 1,027
Electrocution is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

39
1,361 613
Scaphism is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
mkirkwood added Scaphism

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1,471 1,268
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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1,407 459
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
1,638 1,435
HIV is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
HIV

The Goriest Ways You Can Die In A Pool Without Drowning

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1,390 303
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
1,590 899
Roller Coaster Accident is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Roller Coaster Accident

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1,479 491
Eaten by Piranhas is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Coolza added Eaten by Piranhas

46
1,532 854
Elevator Accident is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Elevator Accident

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1,343 1,130
Breast Explosion is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Breast Explosion

48
1,255 1,273
Spider Bite is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Spider Bite

49
1,625 969
Freeze to Death is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Freeze to Death

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1,275 1,044
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