The Curious Death Of Vincent Van Gogh

Do we really know the life and death of this famous artist?
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    • i know this is unrelated to it, but it reminds me of the death of Meriwether Lewis's death? wether it was suicide or murder? i had to write and essay on it in class before school ended and it really peaked my interest for a history assignment. personally i believe it was murder because there's no way he could've shot him self twice in the head with gun that made tennis ball wholes in things up close.

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  • Explain the disappearance of Rowley pollies

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  • I swear I remember he died by getting shot at a cafe and there was a painting about it

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  • Walt Disney was homeless, and struggling as well. Think about that

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  • He had a mental illness, that plays a big part. I think he killed himself

    TK 37TK 374 saatler önce
  • This explains why he still died in the dw episode and there were no knew works

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  • Some people speculate that Van had epilepsy because of some of the paintings he did and some other evidence that they found. It is believed that some of Van’s paintings were painted after his seizure attacks.

    Princess JellyfishPrincess Jellyfish13 saatler önce
    • Interesting idea. I like your profile. :)

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  • Didn't he cut off his ear because his art buddy was leaving him and he gave the wrapped ear to a (sex) worker in the inn, with directions to give it to the dude...

    Abigail TibbenAbigail Tibben17 saatler önce
  • if these guys had a TV show or somthing on Netflix then it will almost be the only show i would watch

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  • Can’t spell paintings without “pain”

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  • i swear that soundtrack 20:17 was from the hospital part in kill billl

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  • Oof

    Madeline WestMadeline WestGün önce
  • Wait, he shot himself in the stomach? That's really odd place to shoot themself...

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  • Can you do kyron horman's disappearance?

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    • The disappearance of Robert Fisher would also be interesting. FBI has been looking for him for almost 20 years now. Lot of theories on where he went and what happened to him

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  • Like stealing Candy from a Sweet Shop !!

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  • Petition to make the mannequin move closer every episode

    GaelPlaysGamesGaelPlaysGames2 gün önce
  • I love how caring and supportive his brother was and to think that in the end Vincent finally paid back his brother by all of his paintings just shows how real their bond was . But it sucks to think that Vincent died believing he was a burden when in reality he paid his brother a million times over

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  • in germany it is extremely common to start apprenticeships att liike, 15 to 16. even though it is becoming more popular to continue school. it is just voluntarily

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  • bruh if timmys a spirit wouldn't he stay in that place because i forgot the name but theres a movie where these people drown and become ghost and can't leave their house so i think it was beetle juice not sure...

    QuilyoQuilyo2 gün önce
  • I actually did a school project over this, and it still breaks my heart. But one of the theories I believe is that Van Gogh's doctor's son did it.

    Catie ElizabethCatie Elizabeth2 gün önce
  • Wished you people would pronounce his name right VAN GOFF

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  • The thumbnail look like Benedict Cumberbatch

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  • Where do Vincent Van Gogh?

    Tesseract HarpyTesseract Harpy2 gün önce
  • Unfortunately/ fortunately a lot of this can be explained away by the fact he was not a rational man

    BizzleBizzle2 gün önce
  • Ohh Vincent such a sweet sweet man

    Jaymee ReneeJaymee Renee2 gün önce
  • i hope he knows that his most famous art piece is worth 100 million and his work is still admired to this day :(

    l i d al i d a3 gün önce
  • God I love him... he may be a nutter but he’s doing his best

    FyreflyFyrefly3 gün önce
  • If you would like to see Vincent's story told in a gorgeous art style I suggest the film Loving Vincent on Netflix, it is truly moving.

    ItsPrettyDeepItsPrettyDeep3 gün önce
  • I wonder if he asked someone to do it for him and once they did they couldn't live with themselves so tried to get rid of all the evidence. It could have been someone like his brother seeing how miserable someone you love is could drive you to help them with something so awful.

    Lil' CatLil' Cat3 gün önce
  • Wow this sad

    Kristell ReyesKristell Reyes3 gün önce
  • @BuzzFeed Unsolved Network- I really enjoy watching your program but it urges me to ask- what is the credibility of the info you provide? From where do you fetch the facts(which are portrayed as facts in your explanations)?

    Warling WarlingWarling Warling3 gün önce
  • Am i the only person who didnt think that vg wasnt alive as recently

    wolfsmingwolfsming3 gün önce
  • is there any van goghs left?

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  • Best episode ever!!!

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  • *gAstoN, yOu aiN’t EveR goN wiN bELLe.*

    strawberry smigglesstrawberry smiggles3 gün önce
  • dude i swear. if i just lived the same time as vincent, i'll be his friend.

    Reyem AshiharaReyem Ashihara3 gün önce
  • K if you guys still look at comments please read this one can you guys do a video on the plane that disappeared for i think three decades that would be a pretty cool and creepy video everyone like this so they can see it pls

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  • He reminds me of me :/ Like i can relate to him on another level.

    Madhu TMadhu T3 gün önce
  • this lowkey kind of broke my heart ):

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  • Do the case of Grace Brown

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  • U guys should talk the huanted house in Owosso, Michigan. There was an accident on a brides wedding day she tripped down the stairs and died. My parents were walking by the house and they came back home they said they saw a female figure in the window.

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  • When is the next season coming out

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  • They should do Mozart

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  • They were sipping there tea the whole time😂

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  • 6:19 those paintings from the asylums were actually from when he was getting better not when he was in misery

    Elija DavidsonElija Davidson4 gün önce
  • Idk, am I the only person who's a bit iffy about people wanting to turn suicide stories into homicide? It is certainly possible and sometimes a homicide might be arranged to look like a suicide. But I get the feeling that homicide is more digestible for people than wrapping your head around why someone could want to hurt themself and take their own life, so they're eager to believe that something was murder rather than a suicide. The human mind can be a dark, self-destructive place and we need to acknowledge that so we can learn how to better help people who feel suicidal or suffer from other mental health problems.

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  • Do a video over Robert Pickton, the pig farmer from Canada!!!

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  • I am dutch yesssss! Gekoloniseerd!

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  • Just saw on the news the cold case file D.B cooper died

    Superlittle CatSuperlittle Cat5 gün önce
  • Weren't a couple of young boys playing with a gun in the wheat field and accidentally shot him? Van Gogh brought his supplies out to paint and the two kids shot him, and when he fell down they ran away. That's why he "couldn't find" the gun, the boys took it with them. And he didn't want them to get in trouble so he told everyone he did it? (edit) okay im not crazy it was a theory

    Dream KingdomDream Kingdom5 gün önce
  • I think the brother did it & Vincent tried to cover for him 🤷🏽‍♀️

    _pittima_pittima5 gün önce
  • no one: literally no one: not even the countless spirits plotting shane’s murder: ryan’s hair:hey, i know gravity exists, but imma ignore that one chief

    honey beehoney bee5 gün önce
  • Life for him was unfair, but Death was sweeter than the cruel jokes living pulled on him, hopefully, if there is an afterlife, he sees how much of an impact he made and was to every single artist out there, how loved he is..

    Aмrita SharmaAмrita Sharma5 gün önce
  • Anyone else on a buzzfeed unsolved marathon

    Sophisticated SerpentSophisticated Serpent5 gün önce
  • Vincent's Self-portrait looks like Old Shane

    LunaNightshadeLunaNightshade5 gün önce
  • Honestly though. Incedentally it would make complete and total sense with the van gogh episode of doctor who. Because the doctor is so surprised to find he still killed himself. But maybe its because he was murdered so even if he stopped him from hurting himself, he couldn't stop his murder because he didn't know about it. And he was also a very hated man in that episode. So who knows,,,

    KatKat5 gün önce
  • “He did a selfie”

    J-Rae GamingJ-Rae Gaming5 gün önce
  • You guys should do a case in those people who danced until they died in France or whatever

    vanna ghostvanna ghost5 gün önce
    • Moldy bread got them fucked up man

      Sarah GarrodSarah GarrodGün önce
    • vanna ghost a case in those people who WHAT

      no oneno one3 gün önce
  • Vincent was known for trading his arts, so what if he traded his supplies for a gun? Edit: #postmortem I guess???

    Crustacean QueenCrustacean Queen6 gün önce
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