There are some people within this world that are eager to survive no matter what, then there are those who will actually go against all of the odds to actually do just that. It doesn’t matter what particular situation they find themselves in, whether surviving a plane crash or being trapped within the rain forest for an extended period of time. Here are ten people that survived everything and came home with their lives after a devastating accident or event took place.
Following the mid-air disaster of LANSA Flight 508, Juliane Koepcke managed to fall thousands of feet while strapped into her chair. She survived with nothing more than a broken collarbone. 9 days in the Peruvian rainforest and Juliane was rescued by a group of loggers.
After the Uruguayan rugby team crashed in the Andes Mountains, the survived turned to cannibalism in order to survive. One survivor, Nando Parrado, climbed to the top of a 17,000 foot peak. The surviving members of the group hiked for 10 days before rescue came.