Romeo and Juliet’s six fatalities are Mercutio, Tybalt, Lady Montague, Paris, and the two titular characters. The play’s most famous deaths are the tragic suicides of star-crossed lovers Romeo and Juliet.
Romeo and Juliet, a well-known tragedy by William Shakespeare, is a story about the strength of first love and the terrible results of a protracted family rivalry. Romeo and Juliet committed suicide because they were unable to live without one another, whereas Mercutio, Tybalt, and Paris perished in combat for the sake of family honour. The drama has a strong focus on the themes of death, violence, and love (all as a result of passion).