The Five Most Ridiculous Ways People Have Died in History

When death changed from a tragic matter to a comedic one

1. Killed by his own beard

2. Killed by his own politeness

3. Killed by his own laughter

4. Killed by conducting music

5. Killed by his own alarm clock

Reference

Mosley, A. (2007). Bearing the heavens: Tycho Brahe and the astronomical community of the late sixteenth century. Cambridge University Press.

More history reads from me:

The Five Weirdest Taxes People Have Paid in History
tax on urine, on being a coward, on being single and moremedium.com

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