Characters who weren't stupid, weren't betrayed, whose deaths weren't especially noble or special -- just in the wrong place at the wrong time.
“Tarius, my Rogue1/Warlock5 had just come off a near death experience and was feeling a bit cocky...Tarius
“Life's not easy when you're part vampire. But, hey, it's Eberron, so you're not even the...Adotiln Darkeyes, vampire bloodline rogue
“Cieladorn le Verde This elven mage stepped on a weak spot in the floor while on his first...Cieladorn le Verde
“Red dragon? While adventuring in the principalities of Glantri, in the dead principality of ...Rune Dog
“I am unable to remember the name of that character. I played it twice, and twice he died a quick...Unnamed 1st level drow fighter-mage
“It was in AD&D 1e. All I remember about this character, is that he wanted to become a bard...Gwrir