Strange things 9 famous people said right before they died

People’s last words are fascinating.

Some share a nugget of wisdom, while others throw in one last joke. Somehow, these last words end up capturing an essence of the person who uttered them.

In light of that, Business Insider put together a list of the reported last words of 9 famous historical figures.

Bob Marley

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Source: The Guardian

Charles Darwin

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Source: 'Famous Last Words' by Laura Ward

King Louis XIV

Sir Winston Churchill

Michel de Nostradamus

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Source: 'Immortal Last Words' by Terry Breverton

Steve Jobs

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Source: The New York Times via Mona Simpson, Steve Jobs' sister.

Coco Chanel

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Source: The Guardian

Karl Marx

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Source: International Business Times

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