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Grant Thompson Dead - YouTube's King of Random Dies at 38 in Paragliding Accident

Grant Thompson Dead - YouTube's King of Random Dies at 38 in Paragliding Accident

Grant Thompson has sadly died at 38.

The YouTuber, known as “The King of Random” who supplied life hacks, various projects and experiments to over 11 million followers, passed away after a paragliding accident, according to his family.

Grant went paragliding on Monday night (July 29) and never returned. His body was discovered on Tuesday (July 30), and the family is still being briefed on what happened by the police.

“It is with great sadness to inform everyone that Grant Thompson passed away last night. Grant had great love and appreciation for his fans. We invite you to share your thoughts for Grant and the channel in the comments. Please do a random act of love or kindness today in honor of The King of Random. Grant’s legacy will live on in the channel and the global community he created,” the description of an In Memoriam video posted on his channel reads.

Our thoughts are with Grant‘s loved ones at this difficult time.

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