The Famous Last Words Of 41 Historical Greats

Famous Last Words Of Frida Kahlo
George Harrison
Last Words James Baldwin
Salvador Dali
The Famous Last Words Of 41 Historical Greats
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Be they in the arts, politics, or sports, in many ways historical icons seem to be, well, not human. That perhaps explains why their deaths come as that much more of a shock to the general public.

The famous last words in the gallery above serve as an apt reminder that no one, not even the larger than life, can predict their end -- or for that matter, know exactly what they will say upon their dying breath.


Next, check out our list of interesting quotes and history's best insults.

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