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26 facts tagged with Death Facts
Hemlock Water Dropwort
There is a poisonous plant that leaves the victim with a smile on their face at the time of death.
Ants have graveyards.
Voltaire's Last Words
When Voltaire was asked to renounce Satan on his deathbed, his last words were: "This is no time for making new enemies."
Jack Daniel's Last Words
Jack Daniel’s last words were “One last drink, please”.
In 2007, the 5000-year-old skeletal remains of two lovers embracing each other were found at Mantua.
If you die in Amsterdam with no next of kin and no-one to attend your funeral, a poet will write a poem for you and recite it at your funeral.
Within three days of death, the enzymes that once digested your food begin to eat you.
When Koko, the gorilla famous for knowing sign language, was asked where gorillas go after death, she responded by signing “Comfortable hole, bye.”