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Question of berserk.99 (07.09.2015): Who was the cruelest pirate? And who was the fairest? A:
The cruelest pirate is undoubtedly Edward Low (1690-1724, 34 years old), know as Ned Low, followed by Nau l'Olonnais and Edward Teach (Blackbeard). These are gratuitous violent pirates. Edward Low attached to a mast and cook burned the boat, cut an enemy captain’s lips for "lying", and roasted them in his presence, etc.