The Suspicious Death Of Harry Houdini

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A famed magician succumbs to his demise- was it an accident or murder?
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    BuzzFeed Unsolved NetworkBuzzFeed Unsolved Network26 päivää sitten
    • Harry's father's name was not Herman. It was Samuel. His brother's name was Herman. It says so right on the front of Houdini's family headstone. Proof:

      WillowLilyWillowLily2 päivää sitten
    • Hey everyone, please check out our channel! We're a group of 3 friends checking out haunted and abandoned places in our hometown and we have a lot of fun adventures!

      DCT ExplorationDCT Exploration9 päivää sitten
    • Did you know that Joe Biden's 1994 crime bill locked up over a million black men for non violent crimes ? Did you know that when Kamala Harris was AG of California , she locked up over 1500 black men for smoking weed ?

      Sir Rico WilliamsSir Rico Williams25 päivää sitten
    • #postmortem Could the ”code word” be Choo Choo Pickle Pie please I swear to god

      HumbleRickard64HumbleRickard6425 päivää sitten
    • #PostMortem Ryan, are there actually any places you've been to that you think are definitely NOT haunted? Or were you just screwing with us at 12:33? #BoogaraWithAHealthySkepticism

      Haley LynnHaley Lynn25 päivää sitten
  • I love these two :)

    Dawson SBDawson SB2 tuntia sitten
  • am i the only one who thought houdini died by fire in a failed trick?

    noeminoemi3 tuntia sitten
  • That guy's hilarious however I feel like he's just playing devil's advocate just in spite. Like the JFK one was the worst, you fooled us so congratulations?? That's just a way of side skirting having to side with his co-host

    Casey Ray Harris. EsquireCasey Ray Harris. Esquire4 tuntia sitten
  • houdini SWOLE yall

    finger lickin' goodfinger lickin' good4 tuntia sitten
  • For anyone curious yes we do know how his tricks worked. It’s very difficult to fool a magician especially if we have the ability to review it multiple times. For instance nowadays with slow motion if you know what to look for it’s not to difficult to pick apart a trick especially sleight of hand.

    Hrothgr YtHrothgr Yt10 tuntia sitten
  • 95% of the so called paranormal can be explained as not. A lot of it is in the mind of the person. I do believe in the paranormal, having experienced it myself, but most of the crap you see on TV and you-tube that is supposed to be paranormal is nothing of the sort! Most of it is fake!

    Trenaway ElDarylTrenaway ElDaryl13 tuntia sitten
  • Another Theory what if a gypsy laid a curse on him

    canada canadacanada canada13 tuntia sitten
  • A milk can is much smaller than a barrel.

    Bekah ThorntonBekah Thornton14 tuntia sitten
  • My theory may have sense because his tricks are close to the impossible making an elephant disappear is just enough proof he may have some supernatural powers, maybe he sold his soul to the devil

    IZEMEEDIZEMEED18 tuntia sitten
  • ah yes, one place that is for certain not haunted: moot

    Tatum FowlerTatum Fowler21 tunti sitten
  • My mom worked at the hospital he died at before it was demolished (this was way before i was born) and every halloween the staff would go into the room he died in and see who could stay in the longest. Room was reportedly hella haunted.

    FactoryNewGarboFactoryNewGarboPäivä sitten
  • can you do 'did hittler really kill himself' please

    EimajEimajPäivä sitten
  • "Empty this vessel!" My god.

    WickedHowlWickedHowlPäivä sitten
  • What are you doing sepsis? 😏

    Rebecca HoltRebecca HoltPäivä sitten
  • Now I want to see Tom Hardy play Houdini, like now.

    Denise SassanelliDenise SassanelliPäivä sitten

    Diana SalomonDiana SalomonPäivä sitten
  • Your 'anomalies' are confirmation bias 🐘

    Nom du ClavierNom du ClavierPäivä sitten
  • they actually do know hw he did the milk can escape just look up Magic's Biggest Secrets Finally Revealed Houdinis Milk Can Escape on FIstream and it shows you

    Emily SeatvetEmily SeatvetPäivä sitten
  • This show is really Ryan doing all the heavy lifting, research, narration - then just like, telling Shane. N' Shane's like "woah, this is new information". Don't get me wrong, I love that he's experiencing along with us, but like, s'Ryan show. If you like this show - you a Boogara.

    Kate DKate DPäivä sitten
  • harry houdini was an escape artist, not a magician

    pigeon does their bestpigeon does their bestPäivä sitten
  • 24:34 sounds like Kenshiro from Fist Of The Northstar

    TheBestComicKingTheBestComicKingPäivä sitten
  • I ain’t the only one who believes Houdini looks mad creepy am I or am I just paranoid

    Cameron BienvenuCameron BienvenuPäivä sitten
  • I could swear I've heard he passed away during one of his tricks as he was unable to open the chains and locks to escape from the submerged box he was in!

    Dr. Sneha KumarDr. Sneha KumarPäivä sitten
  • That’s quite the left hook

    Juan MolinaJuan MolinaPäivä sitten
  • Makes me think of Aesop Rock's lyric "wake up feeling empty like Houdini's grave probably is"

    HannaftwHannaftwPäivä sitten
  • Not too happy to be from Appleton

    Sariah TenorSariah TenorPäivä sitten
  • Can't believe Ryan would laugh at sepsis. It's a serious matter, you know

    TheoddishoneoutTheoddishoneoutPäivä sitten
  • I noticed the mannequin at 22:53 scared me. Thanks

    Decisive_TigerDecisive_Tiger2 päivää sitten
  • He exposed Strongmen?????? What part of what we do is fake????? I FEEL ATTACKED

    Coach_DitkaCoach_Ditka2 päivää sitten
  • Moon River Brewing? Is that the one that wasnt haunted, like definitely? Ok

    NoukaNouka2 päivää sitten
  • Wait that background music... I heard it somewhere before. From some game but I cannot remember for the life of me.

    BlackcainBlackcain2 päivää sitten
  • You guys can fire the two hosts, they detract from the video, would be better without them.

    skeeveskeeveskeeveskeeve2 päivää sitten
  • Doctor over here. I've never seen appendicitis caused by a trauma, nor is there a "spot" where you hit that can cause appendicitis. It is simply the disruption of the normal flora of bacteria in the appendix causing inflammation. I suspect he had ruptured appendicitis, which has a higher rate of sepsis than the common appendicitis and it did not help that he did not pursue surgery immediately.

    Ben JasonBen Jason2 päivää sitten
  • Wait the milk jar trick was already exposed the top of the container had two openings one is the one they put the locks and the other one was the top part with locks would come off he would just put it back in!

    J.SJ.S2 päivää sitten
  • I kinda just come here for the banter

    Cheyenne TateCheyenne Tate2 päivää sitten
  • was no one like “hmm maybe people unlocked it and then locked it back” after he did the millk can thing

    naomi starrnaomi starr2 päivää sitten
  • It seems like he was just generally physically unwell and died.

    DropleafDropleaf2 päivää sitten
  • I don’t think it’s just a coincidence that a medical student asked to punch him and purposely caught him off guard, maybe he knew where to hit him, and maybe it was the blunt force that killed him and he just so happens to have appendicitis 🤷‍♂️

    Jack BlandJack Bland2 päivää sitten
  • Flippy hair, beak nose, turtleneck, undeserved sense of omnipotence. Who wore it better: Shane or Wink from Mr. Meaty? 🤔

    Jessa SardinaJessa Sardina2 päivää sitten
  • He was so good at escaping he escaped life and left his body behind

    Bere18 RandomBere18 Random2 päivää sitten
  • My mum never fails to remind me how houdini died every time I get in a fight with my brother lol

    Sian FernandezSian Fernandez2 päivää sitten
  • these guys are horrible

    jerry stecklinejerry steckline2 päivää sitten
  • My mom's cat was named houdin i and when her house burned down we don't know what happened to him he just disappeared That's sort of mysterious like the real Houdini.

    mark hoffmanmark hoffman2 päivää sitten
  • houdnini

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  • witajcie kiedy bedziecie

    dasdad sadasdasddasdad sadasdasd2 päivää sitten
  • 26:55 what’s a prearranged code mean in the spirit medium field?

    RJ Long ಠ_ಠ • 16 years agoRJ Long ಠ_ಠ • 16 years ago2 päivää sitten
  • We don't give an F what you think just tell the story! Geez! 😤

    Xavier Paolo Ledesma MandrezaXavier Paolo Ledesma Mandreza2 päivää sitten
  • Wow look at Shane’s lushes long hair

    Anna StålerAnna Ståler3 päivää sitten

    Sophie HowellSophie Howell3 päivää sitten
  • Harry sus

    C4RL05 PL4YZC4RL05 PL4YZ3 päivää sitten
  • You can definitely get an appendicitis from blunt force trauma... happened to a friend/lacrosse teammate of mine as a result of getting hit really hard with the butt of a lacrosse stick

    Sean TSean T3 päivää sitten
  • “if ur hurting go to the hospital” lmaoo not with America’s healthcare system

    Sneha ZamanSneha Zaman3 päivää sitten
  • well this explains why Criss Angel hilariously got really mad at a spiritualist on that show 😂

    TamaraTamara3 päivää sitten
  • People may be surprised about Houdini not going to the hospital, but I'd like to tell you as a cardiac nurse, that I've had patients nonchalantly tell me that they've been having chest pain for several WEEKS before coming into the hospital. FYI: If you're having chest pain please come to the hospital immediately, thanks.

    LiliLili3 päivää sitten
  • Magician rule #1: you don't steal tricks and you don't reveal the secrets of magic. Houdini was a scoundrel. He shattered the aesthetics and ethos of the profession of magic. He was hated because he was a thief and a bad player. His real efforts were to steal tricks and business from others in the industry. He wasn't murdered: karma just caught up to him and gave him an unglorious ending.

    Theo SmithTheo Smith3 päivää sitten
  • Could it be possible that he already had appendicitis, and that the punch caused the already affected appendix to burst, worsening the severity but not entirely causing it?

    Ian CIan C3 päivää sitten
  • Are you stuck sepsis

    Epic Owen 61Epic Owen 613 päivää sitten
  • Houdini died on Halloween in 1926. His wife Beatrice (Bess) offered $10,000 to anyone who could produce an authentic message from the spirit of her husband. Every Halloween for the next ten years she held a séance, hoping in vain for Houdini's spirit to turn up.* Fletcher, the reverend Ford's "spirit guide," claimed to get the message 'forgive', not from Houdini but from Houdini's mother, on February 8, 1928. Bess wrote Ford that her husband had "awaited in vain all his life" for that word from his mother (Christopher 1975: 126). However, Ford's message need not have come from the spirit world since Bess had told a reporter for the Brooklyn Eagle in 1927 that Houdini had longed to hear from his mother and that any authentic communication would include the word 'forgive' (Christopher: 126).

    VerityVerity3 päivää sitten
  • The guy with the handcuffs was Christian Grey's grandfather.

    THE V I L L ETHE V I L L E3 päivää sitten
  • Youd have to be a very strong man to even do damage to internal organs with your fist

    Brandon AlexisBrandon Alexis4 päivää sitten
  • i'm related to him

    TxmPresentsTxmPresents4 päivää sitten
  • Shane describing the student hitting Hudini killed me😂😂

    Lilly WallingLilly Walling4 päivää sitten
  • I appreciate that Shane loves David Blaine

    Lilly WallingLilly Walling4 päivää sitten
  • David Blaine is the reincarnation. CLEARLY

    Cristian MancillasCristian Mancillas4 päivää sitten
  • Houdini called cap his whole life 🧢

    TeePayTeePay4 päivää sitten
  • how'd you not bring up the theory that ghosts killed him lmao

    Clancy NushClancy Nush4 päivää sitten
  • 14:48

    bElLa rEgAnbElLa rEgAn4 päivää sitten
  • not these mfs making me google houdini shirtless bc they didnt put it in the video, me as a lesbian

    exactoexacto4 päivää sitten
  • i hate how they made me google “houdini shirtless” apologies to the fbi agent watching me

    W&D PerezW&D Perez4 päivää sitten
  • Why they always have these two guys always wants comentae an not being serious.

    Dennis ColemanDennis Coleman4 päivää sitten
  • Shane has a Karen hair length almost! HE'S THE KAREN OF GHOSTS!!

    Its Blue CosmosIts Blue Cosmos4 päivää sitten
  • He literally got punched multiple times in the gut, and when it seemed like something was wrong, he refused to get checked out. Sounds like he just died of appendicitis, ngl (and the shattered ankle probably didn't help tbh)

    Anne EstesAnne Estes4 päivää sitten
  • Well he wouldn't be able to debunk strongmen today. Or if he did he would just say "they lift really heavy things"

    Richard SanchezRichard Sanchez4 päivää sitten
  • Great video. Thanks for the quote.

  • Is there a person in the back?

    Eden OoraikulEden Ooraikul4 päivää sitten
  • To quote famous magician Teller "........................................"

    Brian SkanesBrian Skanes4 päivää sitten
  • Some people overthink simple stuff imma be honest. It just sounds like something went wrong with the procedure or smn and he just died as a result.

    Sahith ReddySahith Reddy4 päivää sitten
  • Ryan you’re the one who started my simping for Harry Houdini.

    prettywitchyboyprettywitchyboy4 päivää sitten
  • We know how he did the milk camln teick now

    Michael MayersMichael Mayers4 päivää sitten
  • I bet they injected him with some sewage water

    Pinksparkles1511Pinksparkles15114 päivää sitten
  • can u guys never go back to the studio set up🥺 i love scary stories around the campfire they are so peaceful 💞

    Zoe SeutterZoe Seutter4 päivää sitten
  • Can anyone guess what Ryan said wasn’t haunted? Moo- ???

    LARFLARF4 päivää sitten
  • PLEASE do a video on Malaysia flight 370!!

    Katherine ScottKatherine Scott4 päivää sitten
  • I have no idea why, but I had always thought he died during one of his underwater escape attempts. Sepsis is pretty underwhelming but at least his credibility as a magician isn't tarnished.

    theNobleTacotheNobleTaco5 päivää sitten
  • 12:40 Lady Doyle kinda looks like Dave of 'The World of Dave'

    Annabelle JAnnabelle J5 päivää sitten
  • rYaN iS tHaT tRuE?!

    Nilu KellnerNilu Kellner5 päivää sitten
  • At this point, I only watch for the discussion (bickering) between Shane and Ryan 😂

    Anna TecsonAnna Tecson5 päivää sitten
  • ዘኗ ዐጕ ጌቻጕ ጕዘሁዕ ዕሁዘ ዕሁ?

    CrownNick_OfficialCrownNick_Official5 päivää sitten
  • If anyone wants to see the elephant trick lol Don't watch the rest of the channel if you don't want to ruin magic tricks forever lmao

    Lucky LexLucky Lex5 päivää sitten
  • 10:15 wait teller actually talks

    Waweegee is a lot more mad than weegee is mad. Waa.Waweegee is a lot more mad than weegee is mad. Waa.5 päivää sitten
  • Nobody putting their money of fortune teller curse? lol. He broke his ankle and then got appendicitis right after. Kinda sus. lol

    SifuTeddieSifuTeddie5 päivää sitten
  • So which episode was Ryan talking about?

    BuffaloBenBuffaloBen5 päivää sitten
    • That he didn’t think was real

      BuffaloBenBuffaloBen5 päivää sitten
  • Ryan was right about Houdini. The dude was stacked. (Now my FBI agent is wondering why I searched up a shirtless Houdini.)

    Moonlite_Gal 116Moonlite_Gal 1165 päivää sitten
  • Whitehead could have been trying to break his rib and puncture a lung, and just got really lucky with a bruised and weak appendix so it burst ( I had acute appendicitis and I had surgery, it’s not fun)

    Mia McknightMia Mcknight5 päivää sitten
  • For his final magic trick he will make himself disappear

    Sadnwich 0926Sadnwich 09265 päivää sitten
  • hi

    LUCALUCA5 päivää sitten
  • I mean the punch probably ruptured it. He had the appendicitis before but severe pain happens after in bursts which was probably from the punch

    Werdah KhanWerdah Khan5 päivää sitten
  • Hi daddy

    poopguypoopguy5 päivää sitten
  • Am I the only one thinking that maybe the doctor misdiagnosed him and he didn't have appendicitis? How did they find that out anyway without ultrasound?

    Judith JanneckJudith Janneck5 päivää sitten