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For this poll we've created a list of the greatest ghosts of all time, featuring ghosts you know from movies, television, video games and more. Of course your favorite cartoon ghosts are included, but this list doesn't only feature animated characters that can talk. If your favorite fictional ghost is missing, don't be salty- just add it to the list so that other people can vote for for it too!

Characters here include everything from Sam Wheat to Spike. Who is the number one ghost that people just can't get enough of? Scroll down and find out who the masses voted for.

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1
64 31
Casper the Friendly Ghost is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time

Every Ghost in the First Two Ghostbusters Movies Famous Georgetown University Alumni

2
54 31
Moaning Myrtle is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Moaning Myrtle Harry Potter series

3
45 25
Danny Phantom is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Danny Phantom Danny Phantom

4
42 24
Nearly Headless Nick is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Nearly Headless Nick Harry Potter movies

5
32 20
Samara Morgan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Samara Morgan The Ring

6
50 38
Beetlejuice is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Beetlejuice Beetlejuice

7
50 39
Spike is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Spike Angel

8
30 18
Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come A Christmas Carol

9
36 26
Corpse Bride is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Emily, the Corpse Bride The Corpse Bride

10
40 28
Slimer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Slimer Ghostbusters

11
27 18
Headless Horseman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time

12
25 14
Ghost of Christmas Past is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Ghost of Christmas Past A Christmas Carol

13
29 21
Freddy Krueger is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Freddy Krueger A Nightmare on Elm Street

14
32 26
Grady Daughter #1 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
The Twins The Shining

15
31 23
Pac-Man ghost is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time

Serial Killers Who Had Normal Jobs The Most Interesting Androgynous Faces

16
29 21
Boo is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Big Boo Super Mario Universe

17
20 12
Ghost of Christmas Present is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Ghost of Christmas Present A Christmas Carol

18
23 18
Gengar is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time

19
20 15
The Bloody Baron is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
The Bloody Baron Harry Potter series

20
25 24
Dr. Malcolm Crowe is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Dr. Malcolm Crowe The Sixth Sense

21
14 13
Ghost Rider is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Apocalypse added Ghost Rider

22
19 19
Kayako Saeki is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Kayako Saeki The Grudge

23
21 22
Sam Wheat is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Sam Wheat Ghost

24
18 20
Flying Dutchman is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time

25
2 4
Toshio is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Ms.green added Toshio

26
2 2
King of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Tom Islava added King of the Dead The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

27
4 7
Napstablook is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Officialev0lv added Napstablook Undertale

28
13 21
Johnny Blaze is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Johnny Blaze Ghost Rider

29
12 20
Ben Harmon is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
The Harmons American Horror Story: Murder House

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30
12 22
Skulker is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Skulker Reign Storm, The Ultimate Enemy

31
8 19
Spectre is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Spectre DC Universe

32
10 22
Kyra Collins is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Kyra Collins The Sixth Sense

33
10 20
Black Widow (Claire Voyant) is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Black Widow (Claire Voyant) Marvel Universe

34
9 22
Colonel H. Stinkmeaner is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Colonel H. Stinkmeaner The Boondocks

35
6 19
Shoeless Joe Jackson is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Shoeless Joe Jackson Field of Dreams

36
5 19
Grace Stewart is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Grace Stewart The Others

37
3 16
Nightmare is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Nightmare Marvel Comics

38
4 22
LeChuck is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
LeChuck Monkey Island