25 Strangest Deaths In History That Don’t Make Sense

Starved To Death: Kurt Gödel (1978)

#9 Starved To Death: Kurt Gödel (1978)

Kurt Gödel was an Austrian-American logician, analytic philosopher and mathematician. His influence and contributions as a logician is likened to that of Aristotle.

Having suffered periods of mental illness and instability, Gödel cultivated a fear of being poisoned and would only eat food prepared by his wife Adele. While she was hospitalized in 1977, he starved to death, weighing a stark 29 kilograms.

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