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trivia quiz  A Sleep with the Fishes cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, eburge, Jul 31 09

Drowning is perhaps one of the most frightening ways to die. This quiz takes a look at 10 famous people, both real and fictional, who, sadly, met their maker after they drowned.
eburge editor
Jul 31 09
1989 plays
trivia quiz  On Christmas Day in the Mo(u)rning cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Snowman, Dec 21 09

Christmas is usually a time of cheer, but sadly for some it has been a less pleasant time. Here are ten famous people for whom Christmas Day was their last.
Snowman gold member
Dec 21 09
2934 plays
trivia quiz  Chivalry is Deadly cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, jouen58, May 09 09

Chivalry, alas, is dead, and this quiz may help explain why. More than a few people throughout history have found it hazardous to their health. Enjoy!
May 09 09
897 plays
trivia quiz  Watch Out for that Knife! cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, LeoDaVinci, Jan 27 11

Stabbing is one of the most gruesome and brutal ways to die, yet it has been very common throughout history. See if you can identify these ten people who came under the knife in the most bloody of fashions.
LeoDaVinci editor
Jan 27 11
1245 plays
photo quiz  And So, That's Why You Never... cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, May 30 11

While death is often a tragedy, some people may have asked to punch their tickets a bit early, at least subconsciously. This quiz examines some 'Darwin Award' winners who set examples for the rest of us...not that we'd necessarily make the same choices.
kyleisalive editor
May 30 11
2451 plays
trivia quiz  Famous People in Aircraft Crashes cool 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, FussBudget, Nov 26 06

They should have given up their seat and taken the next one! All of the people unfortunate enough to be the subject of this quiz have died as a result of flying. Who are they?
Nov 26 06
1947 plays
trivia quiz  Mister Greedy cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Creedy, Mar 02 12

From a challenge issued in the Author's Lounge, here are ten people throughout history who died from eating or drinking related causes. Were they greedy - or were they needy? Good luck!
Creedy gold member
Mar 02 12
927 plays
trivia quiz  They Should Have Taken the Train cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Mar 07 17

I don't care what Bernoulli's Principle says, airplanes are fundamentally an unsound concept, as these people discovered the hard way.
looney_tunes editor
Mar 07 17
591 plays
trivia quiz  Great Blunders Throughout History cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, salami_swami, Jul 22 09

Many people throughout history made a mistake; a deadly mistake. They died, or others died, because of something they probably wish they didn't do. Here are nine of these deadly blunders, and one very close call.
salami_swami gold member
Jul 22 09
1068 plays
trivia quiz  A Revenge of the Llamas Quiz : The Darwin Awards cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, glendathecat, Aug 12 08

The Darwin Awards seek "to honour those who improve the species by accidentally removing themselves from it!" All those featured within have demonstrated a remarkable lack of intelligent forethought usually leading to an untimely demise.
Aug 12 08
612 plays
match quiz  Strange Endings cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, nyirene330, Jan 12 17

I will give you the name of a famous person; you need to match them with the correct instrument of their demise.
Jan 12 17
615 plays
trivia quiz  Weird Ways to Meet Your Maker: Part 3 cool 10 questions
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, darksplash, Apr 13 09

It seems some people cannot get enough of these strange deaths. I am indebted to Ewokman for his suggestions.
Very Difficult
darksplash gold member
Apr 13 09
1377 plays
trivia quiz  I Will Never Do That Again cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, StarStruck60, Dec 31 09

Man is an inventive creature, and never more so than when finding new and innovative ways in which to kill himself, either deliberately or accidentally.
Dec 31 09
1194 plays
photo quiz  It Happens to Us All in the End cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Oct 16 13

We all have to die, but many famous people have managed to do so in memorable fashion....
EnglishJedi gold member
Oct 16 13
2232 plays
trivia quiz  Unusual Deaths No 1 cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Creedy, Jul 16 10

Throughout history there have always been people who became famous for the way in which they died rather than how they lived. See if you know who they are.
Creedy gold member
Jul 16 10
1260 plays
trivia quiz  Why Me? cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Mar 12 13

Following are the final laments of people who met untimely or accidental death. Can you identify them?
ponycargirl editor
Mar 12 13
564 plays
trivia quiz  Weird Ways To Meet Your Maker: Part 2 cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, darksplash, Mar 28 09

There are, it seems, some ghouls among those who frequent funtrivia.com. After 'Weird Ways To Meet Your Maker', several asked if there were any more. As it happens...yes.
darksplash gold member
Mar 28 09
1332 plays
trivia quiz  The Shouting End of Life cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, beergirllaura, Mar 18 13

The shouting end of life doesn't always come with a shout, although often it should. Especially when the death is a bit unusual - as these ten are.
Mar 18 13
627 plays
trivia quiz  Unusual Deaths cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Rehaberpro, Nov 04 08

In some cases a person's death is remembered more than their achievements in life. In this quiz you need to select the individual who died in unusual circumstances. Not as depressing as it sounds.
Rehaberpro gold member
Nov 04 08
3294 plays
trivia quiz  Another One Bites the Crust cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, spanishliz, Nov 30 15

Should that be "bites the dust"? Perhaps it is a bit of both, as we explore the deaths of a few people who died because of something they ate, or whilst eating, or because they didn't eat.
spanishliz editor
Nov 30 15
528 plays
trivia quiz  Doomed, I tell you! Doomed! cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, lmoodie101, Jun 07 12

Instead of the actual outcome recorded, I imagine the following ten inventors and pioneers would have sat, quietly, with their heads in their hands, and uttered something along the lines of "From the word 'go', things certainly seemed doomed."
Jun 07 12
582 plays
trivia quiz  Unusual Deaths No 2 cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Creedy, Dec 18 11

Here is another quiz on some unusual ways in which various people have met the grim reaper. Enjoy yourself - if that's an appropriate thing to say.
Creedy gold member
Dec 18 11
1071 plays
trivia quiz  The Shouting End of Life II cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, beergirllaura, Apr 04 13

The end of life is inevitable, but some endings are perhaps worse than others. Here are 10 shout-worthy endings.
Apr 04 13
444 plays
trivia quiz  How Did I Die? cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Joepetz, May 12 17

Ten famous deceased people are speaking from beyond the grave. Answer their question about how each of them died.
Joepetz gold member
May 12 17
1200 plays
trivia quiz  Weird Ways To Meet Your Maker: Part 1 cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, darksplash, Mar 19 09

"When I die I want to go peacefully in my sleep, like my grandfather, not shouting and screaming like the passengers on his bus", or so joked the English comedian Des O'Connor. Here's a selection of those who died in bizarre ways.
darksplash gold member
Mar 19 09
1455 plays
trivia quiz  Rudely Interrupted by Death cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, SixShutouts66, May 17 18

Death waits for no man, nor the completion of his great achievement. Let's look at great works or landmark achievements that were left in an incomplete state by death.
SixShutouts66 gold member
May 17 18
288 plays
trivia quiz  And Your Expiry Date Is... cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, hazelpethig, Jan 24 11

An interesting quiz on the way people have died.
Jan 24 11
606 plays
trivia quiz  Such a Life, Such a Death cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, fringe, Sep 21 02

Some odd facts about the deaths of famous people. Can you identify them?
fringe gold member
Sep 21 02
4746 plays
trivia quiz  The Darwin Awards : Part A cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, mainframe56, Dec 17 05

These are awards presented to the stupidest people in existence, people who have died as a result of their own incompetence. Here is a selection of interesting deaths - can you guess what happened?
Dec 17 05
1590 plays
trivia quiz  They Died With Their Beliefs On cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, doublemm, Jul 17 09

The beliefs of one person can be controversial. Throughout history there have been a select few who have died for their beliefs, whether they are concerning religion, nationalism or their outlook on society. This quiz examines just some of these people.
Jul 17 09
675 plays
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