In Hamlet how did polonius die?
he was spying on hamlet, hamlet thought he was the king so he killed him
Claudius does not ask Hamlet what he has done with Polonius, although Rosencrantz and Guildenstern do. He asks Hamlet where Polonius is. His lines are "Now, Hamlet, where's Polonius?" and "Where is Polonius?". Hamlet answers, first that Polonius is at supper (not where he eats but where he is eaten) and second that Polonius is in heaven (where Claudius cannot go to find him). Then he adds, "But if indeed you find him not within…
Hamlet Ophelia Rosencratz and Guildenstern Gertrude Claudius Laertes Polonius Pretty much all the main characters die aside from Horatio and Fortinbras. Technically 10 characters die in Hamlet. In order they go Yorick (the jester), King Hamlet, Polonius, Ophelia, Rosencrantz, Guildenstern, Gertrude, Laertes, Claudius, then Hamlet.