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List Rules Notable skeleton characters that are undead, animated, or are physically manifested by a curse.

Animated human skeletons have been used as a personification of death since the Middle Ages. A skeleton is often a type of physically manifested undead found in fantasy, gothic and horror fiction, and mythical art. Despite having no live flesh covering, they are still mobile. Most are human skeletons, but they can also be from any creature or race found on Earth or in the fantasy world. The following is a list of some that have gained notoriety in fantasy films, television, and animated features. Sometimes it's as simple as looking the most badass.
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Jack Skellington is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Jack Skellington The Nightmare Before Christmas

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Sans is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
nuu-fox added Sans

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382 104
Papyrus is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
nuu-fox added Papyrus

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Skeletor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Skeletor Masters of the Universe

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243 51
Grim is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
wall-ice added Grim Grim adventures of Billy and Mandy

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Ghost Rider is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time

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Dry Bones is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Ranker Film added Dry Bones The Adventures of Super Mario Bros. 3, Super Mario World (television series)

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Scorpion is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Scorpion Mortal Kombat

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Lewis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
ElizabethMattheson added Lewis

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175 91
Smitty Werbenjagermanjensen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Smitty Werbenjagermanjensen SpongeBob SquarePants

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Brook is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
palmy-rey added Brook 37 - One Piece

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Bonejangles is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Bonejangles Corpse Bride

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Sir Daniel Fortesque is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
adiv-gass added Sir Daniel Fortesque

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Captain Jack Sparrow is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Captain Jack Sparrow Pirates of the Carribean

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Dancing Skeletons is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
palmy-rey added Dancing Skeletons Silly Symphonies - The Skeleton Dance

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Scraps is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Scraps Corpse Bride

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Skulduggery Pleasant is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
ElizabethMattheson added Skulduggery Pleasant

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Army of Darkness Skeleton Hord... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Army of Darkness Skeleton Horde Army of Darkness

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Eddie from Iron Maiden is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
PaulPabloAnzaldua added Eddie from Iron Maiden

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ltward is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
-1453466872188 added ltward Fran Bow

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Lord Hater is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Nicole Mashek added Lord Hater

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Death is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Ranker Film added Death Family Guy

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Manolo Sanchez is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Basil Nacionales added Manolo Sanchez The Book of Life

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Jason & the Argonauts Skel... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Jason & the Argonauts Skeleton Army Jason & the Argonauts

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Manuel "Manny"Calave... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
-1453466872188 added Manuel "Manny"Calavera Grim Fandango

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Hector Barbossa is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Hector Barbossa Pirates of the Carribean

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Horned King is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Horned King The Black Cauldron

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Elder Gutknecht is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Elder Gutknecht Corpse Bride

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Ainz Ooal Gown is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
phan-timon added Ainz Ooal Gown Overlord

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Caretaker is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Caretaker Ghost Rider

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T-800 Endoskeleton is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
T-800 Endoskeleton

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Jacque Lalean is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Nicole Mashek added Jacque Lalean

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Spinal is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
phan-timon added Spinal Killer Instinct

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Mr. Skully Pettibone is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Mr. Skully Pettibone Scary Godmother: Halloween Spooktakular

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General Bonesapart is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
General Bonesapart Corpse Bride

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Nito is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
eatinglemons added Nito

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Skull Boy is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Nicole Mashek added Skull Boy

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Oshare Bones is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
adiv-gass added Oshare Bones Puyo Puyo!! Quest

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Red Skull is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Asgeir Hovland added Red Skull

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Uncle Death is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Insufferable Prick added Uncle Death This is Uncle Death, the game's guide. He looks quite young by the way he dresses, but he is a grim reaper, so he's actually quite old.

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Skelita Calaveras is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
LaChauntisWashington added Skelita Calaveras

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Skeleton (A Fallen Hero) is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Nicole Mashek added Skeleton (A Fallen Hero)

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Bonella is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Ken Foster added Bonella

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Geoff Peterson is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
-1453466872188 added Geoff Peterson

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Skelita Calaveras is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
LaChauntisWashington added Skelita Calaveras

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Skelita Calaveras is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
LaChauntisWashington added Skelita Calaveras

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Skullmageddon is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
wall-ice added Skullmageddon Double Dragon Neon

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Golden Bat is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Nicole Mashek added Golden Bat

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Murray is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
palmy-rey added Murray Monkey Island

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Skull Face is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Notorious Skeleton Characters of All Time
Nicole Mashek added Skull Face