Sad Saddest Deaths Ever  

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Humans are not emotionless, cold-blooded animals. Those whom we call cold-blooded were, deep down inside, just like the rest of us, only they have been blinded by money, fame, anger, or whatever that's pulling their strings. Sometimes, when someone dies, we have to feel sorry for them, even though we may not know them personally, even if we do not even know their names.

Some great folks have died without any regrets. Nonetheless, most of them are not so lucky. Zhuge Liang, a man who had led to the rise of Shu Han and witnessed its slow decline, died without seeing the Han Dynasty revived. Yue Fei was killed just before he could restore the Song Dynasty to its former glory. Lu Xiufu jumped into the sea with the little Song Emperor in his arms. Tan Sitong died in 1898, the reforms having died in the womb. Sun Yixian died in 1925, over twenty years too early to have the chance to see a unified Chinese Communist republic.

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5,676 1,889
Robin Williams is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
smellsrank added Dec. at 63 (1951-2014)

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4,930 1,815
Diana, Princess of Wales is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
smellsrank added Dec. at 36 (1961-1997)

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4,092 1,595
Martin Luther King, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
Dec. at 39 (1929-1968)

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4,000 1,606
John F. Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
Clark Benson added Dec. at 46 (1917-1963)

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3,289 1,394
Steve Irwin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
Alaina Hillman added Dec. at 44 (1962-2006)

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3,726 1,670
Heath Ledger is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
bopper5719 added Dec. at 29 (1979-2008)

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2,078 895
Alan Rickman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
Chloe Wairata added age 72

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4,185 1,979
Paul Walker is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
smellsrank added Dec. at 40 (1973-2013)

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3,233 1,524
John Lennon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
Clark Benson added Dec. at 40 (1940-1980)

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2,872 1,343
Freddie Mercury is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
averagej123 added Dec. at 45 (1946-1991)

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2,270 1,106
Selena is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
Alaina Hillman added Dec. at 24 (1971-1995)

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3,854 1,985
Jesus Christ is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
smellsrank added

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1,932 939
David Bowie is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
ElijahKaganer added age 71

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1,863 917
Patrick Swayze is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
WarrenMitchell added Dec. at 57 (1952-2009)

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2,730 1,414
Abraham Lincoln is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
Dec. at 56 (1809-1865)

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607 227
Randy Savage is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
Madame H added Dec. at 59 (1952-2011) - Died at 59 (1952-2011) 

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2,562 1,387
Bruce Lee is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
Dec. at 33 (1940-1973)

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2,606 1,422
Michael Jackson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
charlotte.scott added Dec. at 51 (1958-2009)

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1,094 537
Prince is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
ElijahKaganer added Dec. at 57 (1958-2016)

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2,363 1,307
Kurt Cobain is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
bopper5719 added Dec. at 27 (1967-1994)

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2,109 1,155
Bob Marley is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
Clark Benson added Dec. at 36 (1945-1981)

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2,422 1,343
Marilyn Monroe is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
Dec. at 36 (1926-1962)

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2,251 1,241
Elvis Presley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
JeffreyScottKelley added Dec. at 42 (1935-1977)

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1,915 1,094
Brittany Murphy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
charlotte.scott added Dec. at 32 (1977-2009)

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1,909 1,102
John Ritter is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
bopper5719 added Dec. at 55 (1948-2003)

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1,093 593
James Dean is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
RobLein added Dec. at 24 (1931-1955)

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969 515
Johnny Cash is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
RobLein added Dec. at 71 (1932-2003)

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1,723 1,028
Sharon Tate is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
carlybobarly added Dec. at 26 (1943-1969)

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1,475 869
John F. Kennedy, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
smellsrank added Dec. at 39 (1960-1999)

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1,246 718
Buddy Holly is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
mandrakebill50 added Dec. at 23 (1936-1959)

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1,558 936
John Candy is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
bopper5719 added Dec. at 44 (1950-1994)

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1,445 889
Chris Farley is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
JohnMichaelOzzman added Dec. at 33 (1964-1997)

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1,551 975
JonBenét Ramsey is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
grxxxx added Dec. at 6 (1990-1996)

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822 475
Walt Disney is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
Tom Islava added Dec. at 65 (1901-1966)

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968 578
Marvin Gaye is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
IanHarvey added Dec. at 45 (1939-1984)

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1,286 803
Aaliyah is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
Alaina Hillman added Dec. at 22 (1979-2001)

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1,466 963
Brandon Lee is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
JohnMichaelOzzman added Dec. at 28 (1965-1993)

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951 601
Philip Seymour Hoffman is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
cristi-rotuna added Dec. at 47 (1967-2014)

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1,165 772
River Phoenix is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
mandrakebill50 added Dec. at 23 (1970-1993)

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Natalie Cole is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
Alejandro Earl Noodle Mateo added age 68

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1,265 861
Jimi Hendrix is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
bopper5719 added Dec. at 28 (1942-1970)

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167 34
Carrie Fisher is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
Trainnuts added age 61

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1,500 1,071
Mahatma Gandhi is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
Dec. at 79 (1869-1948)

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1,194 838
Bernie Mac is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
misssinderella added Dec. at 51 (1957-2008)

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1,032 726
Judith Barsi is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
chbah13 added Dec. at 10 (1978-1988)

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524 323
Bon Scott is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
JohnMichaelOzzman added Dec. at 34 (1946-1980)

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1,110 794
Robert F. Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
bopper5719 added Dec. at 43 (1925-1968)

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981 699
Natasha Richardson is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
mandrakebill50 added Dec. at 46 (1963-2009)

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896 641
Ritchie Valens is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
mandrakebill50 added Dec. at 18 (1941-1959)

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Bob Ross is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Saddest Deaths Ever
Stacey Sharp added Dec. at 53 (1942-1995)