THE LAST WALK OF KARL WALLENDA


Nik Wallenda successfully walked across the Grand Canyon on a tightrope this past weekend but, did you know that his grandfather, Karl Wallenda fell to his death in 1978 at age 73 while attempting to walk a tightrope between the two towers of the ten-story Condado Plaza Hotel in San Juan, Puerto Rico?

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Due to improper wiring support and high winds, he fell to his death during the attempt. Here is the clip.

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