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34 Of The Most Unexpected Deaths In TV History

Character deaths that left television viewers shocked, saddened, and a little bit angry. Warning: MAJOR spoilers ahead.

We recently asked members of the BuzzFeed Community to tell us what they consider to be the most shocking character death in TV history. Here are some of the responses.

1. Ned Stark, Game of Thrones

2. Sarah Lynne, Bojack Horseman

3. Ana Lucia and Libby, Lost

4. Lance Sweets, Bones

5. Joyce Summers, Buffy the Vampire Slayer

6. Tracy McConnell (The Mother), How I Met Your Mother

7. Carl Grimes, The Walking Dead

8. Mike Delfino, Desperate Housewives

9. Derek Shepherd, Grey’s Anatomy

10. Shireen Baratheon, Game of Thrones

11. Warrick Brown, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

12. Rita Bennett, Dexter

13. Maude Flanders, The Simpsons

14. J.T. Yorke, Degrassi: The Next Generation

15. Tara Knowles, Sons of Anarchy

16. Mrs. Landingham, The West Wing

17. Matthew Crawley, Downton Abbey

18. Omar Little, The Wire

19. Mark Greene, ER

20. Multiple characters, Game of Thrones

21. Marissa Cooper, The O.C.

22. Bob Newby, Stranger Things

23. Will Gardner, The Good Wife

24. Freddie McClair, Skins

25. Hodor, Game of Thrones

26. Zoe Barnes, House of Cards

27. Charlie, Lost

28. Siobhan Sadler, Orphan Black

29. Uncle Keith, One Tree Hill

30. Beth Greene, The Walking Dead

31. Poussey Washington, Orange is the New Black

32. Charlie Bradbury, Supernatural

33. Lexa, The 100

34. Oberyn Martel, Game of Thrones

Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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