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34 AMAZING FACTS ABOUT DEATH

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Death is the cessation of all biological functions that sustain a living organism. Phenomena which bring about death about death include aging, predation, malnutrition, disease, suicide and accidents etc. So We concluded some most amazing facts about DEATH.

Here are the 34 interesting facts about DEATH.

deaths in human history

About 100 billion people have died in all human history.

About 153,000 people will die on your birthday.

About 153,000 people will die on your birthday.

The leading cause of death worldwide is heart disease.

The leading cause of death worldwide is heart disease.

die from a falling coconut

You are more likely to die from a falling coconut than from a shark attack.

A company called LifeGem creates diamonds from the ashes of your loved one.

A company called LifeGem creates diamonds from the ashes of your loved one.

doctor's handwriting kills

Doctors' sloppy handwriting kills more than 7,000 people annually.

Vending machines kill 13 people per year.

Vending machines kill 13 people per year.

The practice of burying the dead may date back 350,000 years.

The practice of burying the dead may date back 350,000 years.

As many as 440,000 people die from preventable medical errors every year.

As many as 440,000 people die from preventable medical errors every year.

death in per day

About 55.3 million people per year, 151,600 people a day, 6,316 people an hour, 105 people a minute, nearly two people a second died in the world.

death in bathtub

You are more likely to die slipping in the bathtub, getting struck by lightning, or drowning in the bathtub, than from Terrorism.

Road traffic accidents kill more people around the world

Road traffic accidents kill more people around the world than malaria. Each year up to 50 million people are injured in traffic accidents, globally.

Crucifixion is still an official form of death penalty in Sudan.

Crucifixion is still an official form of death penalty in Sudan.

their are 55 million deaths per year, about 9.5 million are Chinese.

Their are 55 million deaths per year, about 9.5 million are Chinese.

Every 90 seconds, one woman dies during pregnancy or childbirth.

Every 90 seconds, one woman dies during pregnancy or childbirth.

jellyfish and a kind of flatworm

There are animals that don't die, or at least don't die from old age, including a jellyfish and a kind of flatworm.

Greek philosopher Chrysippus

Greek philosopher Chrysippus is said to have died of laughter after getting his donkey drunk, trying to eat figs.

dead bodies in mount everest

Mount Everest has about 200 dead bodies on it which are now landmarks on the way to the top.

Every 40 seconds, someone commits suicide.

Every 40 seconds, someone commits suicide.

20,000 children die worldwide every day due to poverty.

20,000 children die worldwide every day due to poverty.

We are born with over 270 bones, and die with 206.

We are born with over 270 bones, and die with 206.

within 3 days of death

Within three days of death, the enzymes that once digested your dinner begin to eat you.

Zoroastrian Parsi community in India

The Zoroastrian Parsi community in India offers its dead to vultures rather than burying them.

The lack of physical activity is one of the leading causes of death

The lack of physical activity is one of the leading causes of preventable death worldwide.

interesting death facts

Most individuals who have had a near-death experience describe the existence of a bright white light and a tunnel that seems to lead to the afterlife.

total number of people killed in wars

Estimates for the total number of people killed in wars throughout all of human history range from 150 million to 1 billion.

died in amsterdam

If you die in Amsterdam without any friends or family left to attend your funeral, a poet will write a poem for you and recite it at your funeral.

Dead bodies swell up like balloons after about four days

Dead bodies swell up like balloons after about four days, due to the gases and liquids released by autolysis. This is called "bloat".

gypsy tribe in India

There is a gypsy tribe in India that celebrates death as one of the happiest events in their lives while treating births with great grief.

Santa Muerte (Saint Death) is worshipped in Mexico

Santa Muerte (Saint Death) is worshipped in Mexico by those who believe ‘god helps the good, the devil helps the bad'.

facts about death

A cat has “predicted” the deaths of 25 residents in a nursing home in the US. The cat displays sudden affection for dying residents and curls up next to them.

Hair and nails don’t actually continue to grow after death.

Hair and nails don’t actually continue to grow after death. The skin just get dry and tightens, which gives the appearance that hair or nails have gotten longer.

Only about 93.5% of humans have died.

Only about 93.5% of humans have died. (Of the 108 billion people estimated to have lived since the emergence of anatomically modern human beings, 7 billion are still alive.)

In some cultures, they practice cannibalistic rituals.

In some cultures, they practice cannibalistic rituals. They believe eating their deceased loved ones is an honor. It’s called “endocannibalism”.

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