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Updated on Aug 14, 2020. Posted on Aug 10, 2020

These 15 Disney Deaths Were Tragic, But Can You Actually Remember How They Died?

Gut-wrenching SPOILERS ahead. Get your tissues!

  1. Let's start with an easy one. How did Mufasa die in The Lion King?

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    He was pushed off a cliff by Scar and run over by a wildebeest stampede.

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  2. How did Nemo's mom and siblings die in Finding Nemo?

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    A barracuda attacked their home.

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  3. How did Bambi's mom die in Bambi?

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    She was killed by a hunter.

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  4. How did Tadashi die in Big Hero 6?

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    He died in an explosion.

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  5. How did Hector die in Coco?

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    He was poisoned by Ernesto.

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  6. How did Ray die in The Princess and the Frog?

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    Dr. Facilier kills him by stepping on him.

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  7. How did Gaston die in Beauty and the Beast?

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    After stabbing the Beast, he lost his balance and fell to his death.

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  8. How did Kerchak die in Tarzan?

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    He was shot by Clayton.

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  9. How did Ursula die in The Little Mermaid?

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    Prince Eric drove a ship's mast into her abdomen.

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  10. How did Hopper die in A Bug's Life?

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    He was caught and fed to baby birds.

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  11. How did Bing Bong die in Inside Out?

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    He sacrificed himself so Joy could get back to Riley.

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  12. How did Shan-Yu die in Mulan?

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    Mulan propelled him into a large box full of fireworks and it exploded, killing him.

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  13. How did Ellie die in Up?

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    She became ill and died in a hospital.

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  14. How did Mother Gothel die in Tangled?

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    She began to rapidly age and turn to dust, causing her to panic and trip out the window.

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  15. And finally, how did Arlo's dad die in The Good Dinosaur?

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    He got swept away in a river during a storm while trying to protect Arlo.

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