List of wars and anthropogenic disasters by death toll

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World War I

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It is also one of the deadliest conflicts in history, with an estimated nine million combatants and seven million civilian deaths as a direct result of the war, while resulting genocides and the 1918 influenza pandemic caused another 50 to 100 million deaths worldwide.

Mongol invasions and conquests

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Historians regard the destruction under the Mongol Empire as results of some of the deadliest conflicts in human history.

Thirty Years' War

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One of the most destructive conflicts in human history, it resulted in eight million fatalities not only from military engagements but also from violence, famine, and plague.

World War II casualties

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An Lushan Rebellion

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This figure was used in Steven Pinker's book The Better Angels of Our Nature, where it is presented as proportionally the largest atrocity in history with the loss of a sixth of the world's population at that time, though Pinker noted that the figure was controversial.

History of China

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The decades of Manchu conquest caused enormous loss of lives and the economic scale of China shrank drastically.

Taiping Rebellion

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Croatian War of Independence

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Death toll estimates for Vukovar as a result of the siege range from 1,798 to 5,000.

Dungan Revolt (1862–77)

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French Wars of Religion

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Portugal

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Despite the calamity and huge death toll, Lisbon suffered no epidemics and within less than one year was already being rebuilt.

War in Darfur

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World War I casualties

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The total number of military and civilian casualties in World War I were about 40 million: estimates range from 15 to 19 million deaths and about 23 million wounded military personnel, ranking it among the deadliest conflicts in human history.

List of battles and other violent events by death toll

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For wars and events more extensive in scope, see List of wars and disasters by death toll.

Second Chechen War

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However, the Russian-Chechen Friendship Society set their estimate of the total death toll in two wars at about 150,000 to 200,000 civilians.

Genghis Khan

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The sacking of Urgench is considered one of the bloodiest massacres in human history.

Mongol conquest of Khwarezmia

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While this is almost certainly an exaggeration, the sacking of Urgench is considered one of the bloodiest massacres in human history.

Genocides in history

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Genocide in history
It is estimated that more than [[List of wars and anthropogenic disasters by death toll#Genocide, ethnic cleansing, and mass ethno/religious persecution|60%]] of the Hazara were either massacred or displaced during Abdur Rahman's campaign against them.

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List of genocides by death toll

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List of natural disasters by death toll

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List of famines

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List of accidents and disasters by death toll

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