Top Ten Best Harry Potter DeathsVote for the top 10 best Harry Potter Deaths. Vote for people you think deserved to die.
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Honestly, I used to hate Snape. A lot. I was really disappointed when Quirrell was the one who was trying to steal the Sorcerer's stone when I was damn sure it was Snape. Seriously, that guy was so mysterious. Even the Golden Trio doubted him. But as the story progressed, secrets were revealed. Shocking secrets. And when he died, I cried buckets. And viewing his memories in the Pensieve just did not help because by the end of that, my house was flooded. Now that I watch the movies again I can't help but look at him with awe. Oh, what I would have done to be the one to kill Voldemort!... I really need to stop getting attached to stories/movies. - UnheardMelody
I don't really like his hair
When Snape died, I cried my head off. I loved this character for a while. When I heard Snape's life as a kid, I hated James Potter so much I wanted to smack him in the face. Really, he is much more handsome than Severus, but still, he's mean and Lily should not have married him. At the start, I hated him. He just seemed like he hated Harry, Ron, and Hermione from the start for no particular reason. But when he saved Harry, I started liking him a little. When I heard his backstory, I began to love him. By the time he died, I liked Snape a lot and cried so, so much when he died. I don't think Snape should have died. He should have lived and been Harry's parent, if he was extra nice. Snape was my favorite character. I seriously love him and think that it is right for him to be here.
Lets face it, people: Snape was a jerk. He challenged everything Harry ever did and hated him to depths of his heart. My hatred didn't falter when he killed Dumbledore either. But when he was killed by that snake (their names even sound the same... ), what did I do? I CRIED LIKE HELL. I had to pause the movie too let it sink in. And when that memory came? Oh crap, I just lost it. SEVERUS SNAPE forever! Oh and I think the snake that killed him was the snake Harry Potter released at the zoo in SS. Sniff... WHY ALAN RICKMAN? WHY?V 50 Comments
Albus Dumbledore has become one of the most controversial characters in the Harry Potter series. Everyone knows him as the great man who gave Harry a home and was always there to help him, along with being the strongest wizard in the world. But he was actually a very disturbing character.
When he was young he decided he wanted to become a dictator over muggles and plotted with his friend, Grindelwald, for the two of them to rise to power and rule the world. When he came to his senses and defeated his friend in combat, he was considered a hero.
When Harry was orphaned, he left him in an abusive household for the first ten years of his life. He was verbally and emotionally abused, and Dumbledore left him. When he finally brought him to Hogwarts, it was only to raise him to later be killed to stop lord Voldemort.
Dumbledore is considered evil by many and highly disturbing, but I believe that he actually had the best death in the series. He was only allowing Harry to ...more
WHAT THE HELL HE IS SO IMPORTANT HOW CAN HIS DEATH BE THE BEST
Honestly my order is
Dumbledore had to die that's y I have him last
He was a great man, Dumbledore. One of the greatest headmasters Hogwarts ever had. Along with Severus Snape.V 20 Comments
Sorry but I hate Debby and I am Happy he died
I hate Dobby he is annoying
This was amazingly sad. Dobby should be number one on saddest harry potter deaths, next to sirius.
RIP, Dobby. We wish you were alive.V 35 Comments
I cried when Sirius died not hysterically but I just shed a few tears he was a great character a father figure to Harry and he taught an important lesson in prisoner of Azkaban that when you love some one who has passed away they are never truly gone just in your heart he and Harry had an amazing relationship like Harry was really his son
Why does no one understand that by best deaths, they mean deaths you were happy about
They call you cry baby, cry baby
But you don't even care
Cry baby, cry baby
So you laugh through your tears
WHY DID HE HAVE TO DIE?
Sirius had so less freedom :(
Such a sad life. Best friend dead, had to stay in his house for a year, in jail for 12 years, betrayed by his friend, kicked out by his family and only lived for 36 years.
RIP Fred! I loved you so much! And guys, you will not believe this but almost the same thing happened with the twins and me. I am, myself, a twin sister (or used to be). Four years ago, my twin, Helen, died of cancer. Me and Helen were both twelve. I still mourn her death, so I know how it feels. That is why george is one of my favorites, because he got through what I got through with Helen (by the way my name is Eleanor).
Where was the cancer?
It was so sad to see him die! Not only was he the best prankster, he was also a loving brother as well as a loyal friend to Harry. Both of the twins made the entire book series so happy and joyful and it was just cruel to let George suffer. I understood that J.K. rowling didn't want to kill the other Weasleys but still! Plus, Fred was being really nice to Percy before he DIED! And if Harry could come back to life. Why can't everyone else that died come back too?
Why the hell is Fred number 7! What is wrong with you people! Fred and George brought so many smiles to my face and killing Fred off was a big mistake! I di inside every time I think of George. Alone. Snape should swap with Fred and b number 7V 22 Comments
Lord Voldemort was the main antagonist the Hero's worst enemy and the killer of the Hero's parents he was evil a murderer when he died Good came upon the wizard world the evilest wizard in the franchise gets defeated this is why Harry potter is the hero of the story he killed Voldemort and that ended the battle of hogwarts if he still lived he could take over the wizard world and if he wanted more power the muggle world
What he not cool
He ordered Malfoy to kill Dumbledore! MALFOY KILL DUMBLEDORE? WHAT DO YOU MEAN?
Best death. Not only because the most evil wizard of all time was dead but because he died a normal man, showing he wasn't as powerful as he (and everyone) thought.V 14 Comments
He was a great representation of hufflepuff, I loved him so much. Poor Cho. He was so much better than Harry.
Then time was meddled with decades later.
Stop talking about twilight, Cedric is not Edward. Robert Pattinson is a great actor he just had no passion in twilight. Cedric is the purest character in the whole Harry Potter franchise. He is the rightful triwizard champion, Harry only got away Voldemort because of twin wands. Cedric is the third biggest impact to Harry under dumbledore’s death Andy Sirius’ death. In my opinion he is the most underrated character in the Harry Potter.
I can't believe he died his last words were the best: Wand's out do you reckon. I also felt sorry for his dad (Amos Diggory), Harry and Cho ChangV 10 Comments
I love this character, but I think her death was one of the best in the series. specifically in the movies. She gets her butt kicked by Mrs Weasley
I just can't get over the fact that she got her ass kicked my ron's mother. I laughed my ass off when that happened
"Not my daughter, you bitch! " -Molly Weasley (Julie Walters)
She killed sirius right in front of harry then she kills dobby so when ron's mother killed her I was satisfied because I felt as if she truly deserved itV 18 Comments
Why is her death just ruddy number 10?!?! She died a hero! It was also really sad because if she hadn't died, Harry wouldn't be an orphan. Her death was just depressing too because she died because Moldevort wanted to stop the prophecy, which he didn't achieve anyway. I just think she deserves a better spot than Quirrell.. His death was literally just;
QQ- I want the stone!
QQ- Imma taske it from you...
HP- NO. *touches head*
QQ- Ooh noo!
While Lilys death made the story what it was. Quirrell's death was just "oh, Quirrell's dead" *shrugs*
While without Lily's death would be completely different. - potterponies726
She was the ultimate mother next to Mrs. Weasley!
Without this woman the series would be pointless because Harry would be dead. DEAD people!
She died while saving Harry! She's a heroV 4 Comments
Your dad true villain why mean make you the hair all your body
Best - Potterhead
He was the best werewolf ever! I bawled so badly when Harry thought he and Tonks were sleeping.
I love remus! I can't believe he's below Peter Pettigrew!V 4 Comments
Why did she have to die she is amazing
Why is this adorable owl's death so low? Hedwig was so cute, and she was Harry's pet. And it was SO upsetting when she died!
I cried when Hedwig died. She was such a cute and loyal owl and I love animals so much and it was just so upsetting to see her die.
Why would she have to die!? Hedwig is the best pet that she died just to save Harry. I wish I have a pet like her. T_TV 5 Comments
Yep that's his first name, Google it or Harry Potter Wikia.
Its like what is Moaning Myrtles real name well its Myrtle Elizabeth Warren
Yes he actually deserve it because he faces death and trying to kill all the students in hogwarts
Tragic sad death
TROLL IN THE DUNGEONV 3 Comments
WHY?!?! Well, actually I know if he lived the entire story would change but WHY?!?!?!
I bawled like a baby when he died
She didn't die
Does it specifically say whether or not she died in the book. They made in clear in the movie..
Feel sorry for her
Why lavender!? I cry when I see it!V 1 Comment
NO! I WANT HER HAIR!
Tonks's death was one of the saddest. My question still is:How could you kill your own niece? TONKS WAS ONE OF MY FAVORITE CHARACTERS
Tonks is absolutely my favorite character. I agree with you about how could you kill your own niece. How dare Bellatrix still think that Tonk's mother was a blood traitor. And that she looked down on pure blood family that married muggle borns. the Term Blood traitor could have easily been turned back on Bellatrix after she killed Sirius. There literately from the same family. Same blood. If anyone should be called a blood traitor it's her. Killing her own family. What in the world was she thinking! Very Crazy Character and in the cool way like Luna Lovegood crazy. :'(
One of the saddest deaths! Tonks was one of my favorite Characters!V 5 Comments
Balilisk is big monster, in big snake dragon slime body.
The basilisk was so awesome! I voted for him - TopTenListmaker
The basilisk wasbSO awesome
I forgot to say R.I.P. , nah, I won't say it.
It was awesome the way he died. Neville Longbottom did one of those movie dives and cut his head off. Well done Neville
I thought Neville was a nerd but now he's still a nerd only in the other way (never ending rad dude) nice neville
Nagini is a she! I was pissed off that Neville killed her, but it was still a good death. Also, when did lavender die?
It was sad because it caused voldemort to die which means the series dies too. Voldemort is what made this series guysV 3 Comments
Showed that he had not lost his true loyalty to his friends deep down, when he refused to stop harry.
First sense of good in this character
He payed the price
Betrayal always has a price in the end
He was strangled by his hand
PP is a piece of junk. Make him suffer more.V 1 Comment
Farewell aragog king of the arachnids the body will decay...as the soul lingers on - SnapeChristmas
Why is Aragog so small when he died
Spiders bodies squish together when the are kill. It’s so gross!
He was just a little boy.
Annoying boy but tragic death
Yes he did die, in the seventh book.
That annoying boy with the camera. - Connor360
All by himself poor man
I thought he was always a bloke. But I have to say his death was poor.
It was because of when Draco was crying..
Didn't Goyle die, Ron says: Goyle set the whole place on FIRE!
I cried. He was the main character of the whole series😢 I really liked him in Bart crouch Jr and the half blood prince.
Well he did get soul sucked. Poor guy.
Buckbeak is not dead but he should still be on a list (fight me haters)
He is not dead!
This was a big reason dumbledore became good
Um who is this
She didn't die.
She survived the Battle of Hogwarts and the married a Muggle, no one knows his name.
He never deserved to be killed by snatchers.
FUC* HE DOES not died he is alive
He died and came back to life randomly, but that doesn't really count. WHY IS HE ON HERE
He died. Just he's not that
What?! He never diedV 3 Comments
I cried my eyes out until he came back alive
I did not like him
I think this is the best death because this is a DEATH EATER people! He did die though. Just read the 5th book.
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