British Monarchs that Met Untimely Deaths

While the UK marks the Platinum Jubilee of the current monarch, we look at eight others whose reign came to an untimely end

The Demon Core

Responsible for at least two deaths, and arguably up to six, this plutonium bomb core has been nicknamed the ‘demon core’

The Dyatlov Pass Incident

The 1959 deaths of nine Russian skiers in strange circumstances has resulted in an enduring and widely debated mystery

The Death of Omayra Sanchez

The final hours of 13-year-old Omayra Sanchez were captured in this haunting photograph, which was named the World Press Photo of the Year in 1986

2003 Fatal Leopard Seal Attack

While the first fatal attack was recorded in 2003, leopard seals have shown to be willing to actively hunt humans for over a century