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.
Grant Thompson the 38-year-old was the creator of “King of Random” Youtube channel.
Abby Leonardo has tweeted
#TKOR an edit I made of Grant Thompson #GrantThompson My brother and I would pretend that we’re scientists. We would draw science projects and then we would watch his videos anywhere we went. Original video on my YouTube channel Abby Leonard. Rip Grant Thompson. Fly high buddy.
Grant Thompson’s YouTube channel “King of Random” has more than eleven million subscribers. His channel has billions of views.
The Washington County Sheriff’s Office has said they were able to recover paragliding equipment along with a video recording device. They are now reviewing the video to determine the factors that led to the crash.
“We make videos dedicated to exploring life through all kinds of life hacks, experiments, and random weekend projects.”
“There is excitement found in discovering the unknown, and living to tell about it, so join us and let’s building something together.”
We’re deeply saddened to learn of the tragic loss of Grant Thompson, a gifted, passionate and endlessly curious creator. We send our deepest condolences to his loving family, The King of Random team and fans.