11 absurd death in human history
• 11 absurd death in human history
To err is human, but the people, which will be discussed in this article are paid for their mistakes too expensive.
All of you have probably heard about how Isadora Duncan died. Yes, her death was really ridiculous. But imagine that you can literally die of laughter or die of an overdose of carrot juice.
Isadora Duncan was a world-famous dancer, led a bohemian life and different free look. September 14, 1927 Duncan, while in France, decided to ride with his friend in a convertible. At dancer I wore a favorite silk scarf, which ultimately caused her tragic death. Scharf, wrapped around the neck Duncan, hung down from the car and hit the rear wheel axle. A woman thrown out of the car to the curb, and she instantly died of asphyxiation and a broken neck.
Carrot juice - very tasty and healthy drink ... if you eat it in moderation. 48-year-old Basil Brown of England in 1974 for 10 days drank about 50 liters of carrot juice - 10 000 times more than the recommended value of vitamin A. As a result, this has led to liver failure and as a result - death. Probably, Brown decided that the good should be plenty.
Have you ever been so funny that you are literally bursting with laughter or die? Alex Mitchell died of laughter in 1975 at the age of 50 years. Mitchell had heart problems and died of a heart attack while watching your favorite TV series The Goodies.
In 2009, Sergei Tuganov (28 years old) decided to show their "male bravado" a very unusual way, swallowing the whole package of Viagra. The man argued with the two girls on the 4300 dollars that could withstand 12-hour sex marathon with both. Apparently, Tuganov so much longed for the glory of men, he could not afford a defeat - he actually won the bet, but immediately after the end of the 12-hour orgy died of a heart attack.
This year, Devon Staples Maine, celebrating with friends Independence Day and being under the influence of alcohol, decided to launch the fireworks right from his head. Staples died on the same day. Brother of the deceased said that "it was a stupid accident. Devon was not the kind of person who does something stupid. He was one of those who pretends making any stupid to make people laugh. " Unfortunately, his last joke was unfunny ...
Texas resident Tommy Woodward ignored not only the signs of the danger, but also warning his friends. Woodward warned that he should not go swimming in the lake, where there was a huge alligator. However, he did not just jump into the water, but also began shouting curses to alligator. Animal, apparently, this trick does not seem funny - torn body Woodward found a few hours later.
And here is another example of the death in the name of "masculinity". In 1995, a farmer Christoph Azninsky drinking with his friends. The men then stripped naked and began to play a variety of games to show who is the bravest. It all began with the throwing of frozen turnips, but then someone discovered a chainsaw. One of his friends grabbed her and shouting that he will show who is the real man, cut off his foot. Then Christoph Azninsky decided to outdo brave and taking away from the other chain saw, cut off his head. "It was fun - then said one of his friends. - When he was younger, he liked to put on underwear sister. "
Ophrah Julien de La Mettrie was a famous doctor and philosopher of the 16th century. I lamettrie successfully treated by the French ambassador to Prussia, and he wanted to thank the doctor, having arranged in his honor a great holiday. He died shortly from indigestion due to overeating at the dinner. Lamettrie distinguished by their ability to eat a lot and wanted to show that it does not harm health.
At the beginning of the 20th century French tailor Franz Reichelt invented the parachute that can be worn as a dress. In 1912, after many attempts to get permission from the French government to carry out the testing, he finally was able to test his new invention. Reichelt jumped from the Eiffel Tower wearing a suit, parachute and fell to his death.
California resident Jose Luis Ochoa (35) was not only a fan of illegal cockfighting, but also their active organizer. In 2011, during a game cock hurt a man in the leg with a knife, which is usually tied to the bird's paw. Ochoa was taken to hospital only two hours after the incident, but it was too late - the organizer of cockfights, died shortly after arrival.
In 1993, the Toronto lawyer Garry Hoy (38 years old) wanted to prove to a group of students in his office window on the 24th floor beats. He clocked and hit the glass - it does not break, but just fell out of the window frame, and Hoy flew down to his death.