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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1
9,520 2,297
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Slow Dismemberment

2
9,736 1,313
set on fire is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

3
8,349 1,679
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Buried Alive

4
5,880 2,064
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5
6,151 2,646
Drowning is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Drowning Suicide, Assassination by 'Accident', Assassination by 'Suicide'

6
6,380 1,083
Execution by burning is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

7
5,546 1,394
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Drawn & Quartered

8
5,128 2,036
Suffocation is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

9
4,611 1,597
Dragged by a Car is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Dragged by a Car

10
4,332 1,611
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11
4,358 1,142
Impalement is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

12
3,773 1,897
Starvation is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

13
3,533 1,903
Murdered By Your Own Children is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Murdered By Your Own Children

14
3,455 1,809
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
4,277 778
Flaying is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Flaying

16
4,717 321
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
3,151 2,153
Cancer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Cancer Assassination in ways which appear natural

18
3,016 1,575
Attacked by a Bear is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Attacked by a Bear

19
3,608 445
Torture is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
StacyWolfe added Torture

20
3,750 977
Brazen bull is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Brazen bull

21
3,330 351
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

22
2,913 892
Iron Maiden is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Iron Maiden

23
2,851 864
Raped and Killed is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Aya1 added Raped and Killed

24
2,129 1,313
Gangrene is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Gangrene Assassination in ways which appear natural

25
2,013 1,494
Choking is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

26
2,922 756
Eaten by Cannibals is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Eaten by Cannibals

27
2,507 619
Murdered by Chainsaw is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
blinky.johnson added Murdered by Chainsaw

28
1,935 1,285
Stabbing is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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

29
1,745 1,617
Execution by hanging is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

30
1,963 1,104
Stomped by Elephant is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Stomped by Elephant

31
2,827 620
Stoned to Death is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Stoned to Death

32
1,703 1,165
Murder is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Murder Homicide

33
1,931 360
Devoured by Starved Dogs is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Switchdoctor added Devoured by Starved Dogs

34
1,448 1,270
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Crushed By A Helicopter

35
1,703 455
Wood Chipper Accident is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
wiabux added Wood Chipper Accident

Celebrities Whose Children Committed Suicide

36
2,281 888
Colon Perforated by a Horse is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Colon Perforated by a Horse

37
1,722 919
Lynching is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Lynching Murder, Homicide

38
1,614 983
Electrocution is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

39
1,380 1,206
Fall Off A Cliff is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Fall Off A Cliff

40
1,220 589
Scaphism is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
mkirkwood added Scaphism

41
1,562 1,367
HIV is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
HIV

42
1,277 426
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

The Goriest Ways You Can Die In A Pool Without Drowning

43
1,258 281
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
1,499 847
Roller Coaster Accident is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Roller Coaster Accident

45
1,381 441
Eaten by Piranhas is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Coolza added Eaten by Piranhas

46
1,432 817
Elevator Accident is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Elevator Accident

47
1,266 1,065
Breast Explosion is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Breast Explosion

48
1,192 1,206
Spider Bite is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Spider Bite

49
1,533 922
Freeze to Death is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Freeze to Death

50
1,202 992
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