Category: death

The Great Smog of London in 1952 was caused by using coal as the…

The Great Smog of London in 1952 was caused by using coal as the main source of heat and was responsible for the deaths of around 12,000 individuals.

During construction of a railway in Uganda, two Tsavo lions…

During construction of a railway in Uganda, two Tsavo lions halted progression by repeatedly killing workers at night. Deaths were estimated to be 135.

Abraham Lincoln’s ghost is the most popular ghost story in the…

Abraham Lincoln’s ghost is the most popular ghost story in the White House. Lincoln’s ghost is said to have haunted the White House since his death, and has been reported by over 20 employees and residents, including first ladies, Harry Truman, Teddy Roosevelt, and Winston Churchill.

There has never been a reported death linked to consuming too…

There has never been a reported death linked to consuming too much marijuana. You’d have to smoke about 680 kg of pot within 15 minutes to induce a lethal response.

Cruise ships have morgues on board. Roughly 200 people die on…

Cruise ships have morgues on board. Roughly 200 people die on cruises each year, especially on those that carry a lot of seniors, so most ships have a small morgue and are prepared to store up to 10 bodies.

Medical mistakes kill over 250,000 Americans each year. If they…

Medical mistakes kill over 250,000 Americans each year. If they were a disease, they would be the 3rd leading cause of death in the US.

You can leave your tattoos behind after you die. After the…

You can leave your tattoos behind after you die. After the funeral home has removed your tattooed skin, the National Association for the Preservation of Skin Art will preserve it in a frame and send it to your loved ones.

Picture: NAPSA via metro.co.uk

There is a disease called “Sudden unexpected death…

There is a disease called “Sudden unexpected death syndrome” where the heart of a seemingly healthy adult just stops for no reason.

My Apartment Is Being Haunted By The Ghost Of A Dead Child And I’m Not Sure What To Do

My Apartment Is Being Haunted By The Ghost Of A Dead Child And I’m Not Sure What To Do:

THIS IS TERRIFYING

People have died from pooping too hard.

People have died from pooping too hard.