Top Ten Scariest Years in Human History

There are many places in the world that had scary events going on in certain years. Just because in one place there's happiness, doesn't mean there's not choas going on in another country.

The Top Ten

1 1939

World War 2 began this year because of that megalomaniac dictator invading Poland. - JoeBoi

The year we will never forget - Neonco31

World War 2 - Arcxia

2 1346

Would have been pretty scary considering half of Europe's population died from the Black Death. - micahisthebest

The Black Death in Europe - Arcxia

3 1941

Just plain terrifying

The Holocaust started in 1941. When many people who were Jewish were killed - Arcxia

US entered World War 2

4 1975

The Cabodian genocide - Arcxia

5 1955

The Vietnam War - Arcxia

6 1994

The Rwandan genocide when about 500,000 to 1,000,000 people were sadly killed. - Arcxia

7 1845

The great Irish potato famine - Arcxia

8 1830

The Indian Removal Act was created. - Arcxia

9 1789

The reign of terror yikes!

The French Revolution - Arcxia

10 2016 2016 (MMXVI) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2016th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 16th year of the 3rd millennium, the 16th year of the 21st century, and the 7th year of the 2010s decade.

I got chased by a clown with a knife me and my friend got chased in a alleyway.

Clown appearance


I lost interest into logos :'(

The Contenders

11 2001

Just the 9/11 attacks, depressing day. - JoeBoi

9/11, 'enough said. - Catacorn

12 2018 2018 (MMXVIII) is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2018th year of the Common Era (CE), the 9th year of the 2010s decade, the 18th year of the 21st century, and the 18th year of the 3rd millennium.

Parkland and Santa Fe School Shootings. - JoeBoi

This year sucks already! Wow! We just have 2 more years left until the 2010s is over! I hope the 2020s have a 1980s/1990s comeback

I stopped buying new music this year, Because a lot of the 2018 songs suck!

13 2004

Many American citizens were kidnapped and decapitated by ISIS that year (Also the year I was born) - AlexImmortal420

14 1921

The Tulsa Race Riot - Arcxia

15 1933

The Holocaust

16 2013

Boston Marathon Bombing. - JoeBoi

Boston bombings of April - Hunterlane871

17 2007

That's a birth

18 2020

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19 1861
20 2000

Y2K happened. - JoeBoi

21 2012

Well, there was Hurricane Sandy and the Sandy Hook shooting. - JoeBoi

22 2015
23 2006

Do much

I was 6 going on 7 then

24 1999

Well, just the Columbine shooting and the conflict in Yugoslavia. - JoeBoi

25 1350

A lot of people during the black plague during that time!

This should be number 1.

This should be #1 because of the Black Plague!

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