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Who is the unluckiest person in history?

Who was the unluckiest person who ever lived?
There are loads of contenders, from the guy hit by lightning seven times between 1942 and 1977, to the woman who survived the Titanic only to be sunk again on her next voyage. (She survived that, too.)
But to win this, you have to be way unluckier than that.
Our new video essay by Adam Westbrook takes us on a journey right back to the beginning of history itself to figure out the answer.

Who is the unluckiest person in history?

Who was the unluckiest person who ever lived?
There are loads of contenders, from the guy hit by lightning seven times between 1942 and 1977, to the woman who survived the Titanic only to be sunk again on her next voyage. (She survived that, too.)
But to win this, you have to be way unluckier than that.
Our new video essay by Adam Westbrook takes us on a journey right back to the beginning of history itself to figure out the answer.

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