The Historic Disappearance of Louis Le Prince

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This French inventor stepped onto a train... and disappeared from history
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  1. Delta

    Delta4 giờ trước

    Long li- Oh wait, he’s dead

  2. G L

    G LNgày trước

    There is also the French Lumiere Brothers that invented the motion picture camera AND made short films before Edison as well (its also widely believed that Edison took the idea from the brothers after he saw their films).

  3. Adam Buzard

    Adam BuzardNgày trước

    Edison all so beat and kill his rivals he had a whole team of guys for that

  4. TrekSwag

    TrekSwagNgày trước

    17:57 I spent several days on a train once, and in my experience, you DO start to notice and recognize the other people there after that much time. You see them in the dining car, the observation deck, etc. At one point, I fell down while getting off at a stop. People were saying "I saw you fall, are you ok?" For days after. You have to squeeze uncomfortably close to people when you pass in the extremely narrow hallways, too. I highly doubt that NOBODY would have remembered seeing him if he was there. Not even ONE person?

  5. Jonas Limbu

    Jonas LimbuNgày trước

    Guys you are American .no need to think too much come he can't get patented in America only ,Edison a thug as you said yourself .he is the one ,they wanted to take his project ,and want to silence him .

  6. BreadSteak

    BreadSteak2 ngày trước

    Hate Edison all you want but the man was a true capitalist.

  7. Panic! At The Phandom

    Panic! At The Phandom2 ngày trước

    It's hard to watch something like this because it's so frustrating

  8. PasaasiApatsi

    PasaasiApatsi2 ngày trước

    A movie should be done in his honor!

  9. Because ICan

    Because ICan2 ngày trước

    Edison was a thief not an inventor. He stole all of his so call inventions.

  10. The sadness Will last

    The sadness Will last2 ngày trước


  11. lila7074

    lila70743 ngày trước

    Edison also may not have invented the lightbulb. Look it up

  12. Yuuto Amakawa

    Yuuto Amakawa3 ngày trước

    Edison invented pretty much just one thing: Modern R&D by just hiring a lot of smart people to work on the stuff he told them to work on. Before that, inventors usually came up with things and had to find sponsors. Everything else Edison did was stealing other people's ideas (Usually from people working for him, but... not always.), and marketing.

  13. Lívia Suelen

    Lívia Suelen3 ngày trước

    This episode was solely made so Ryan could claim Louis as the real creator of motion picture.

  14. mauricio medina

    mauricio medina4 ngày trước

    From now on i will always correct people by saying *Louis Le Prince* was the true inventor and father of film. Hopefully this video blows up, helps, spreads and brings Louis back to life with his name in the history books as the true father of film.

  15. Sam Dragonborn

    Sam Dragonborn4 ngày trước

    Daily reminder that Thomas Edison was a HACK

  16. Oxy Clean

    Oxy Clean5 ngày trước

    I mean Thomas Edison is a genius. He was just making money. Dudes a fucking legend

  17. Julia Brines

    Julia Brines5 ngày trước

    We did learn about him in my film class as his story is very interesting. But not only did Edison steal the idea of motion pictures from Louis Le Prince, but also his employee, Dickson who had also been inventing one, and he pretty much completely took that and called it his own.

  18. Haruto Marin •\Gay/•

    Haruto Marin •\Gay/•6 ngày trước

    Ima correct my teacher now:")

  19. Megan Hayes

    Megan Hayes6 ngày trước

    A Hornets starter jacket? That's pretty specific offense to the case

  20. Alyssa's Vlogs

    Alyssa's Vlogs6 ngày trước

    Edison stole so many actually talented people work, he’s like th Lockhart of our history. Nikola Tesla, Louis Le Prince, H.P. Brown who the hell else??

  21. The Kiwe Guye

    The Kiwe Guye6 ngày trước

    only one person Edison couldn't steal from, Nikolai Tesla!

  22. jamesaellis

    jamesaellis6 ngày trước

    He wanted to disappear because he knew he was to killed and his invention was being stolen somehow? *strokes beard*

  23. Haven Stallings

    Haven Stallings6 ngày trước

    Who else is in love with Shane’s glasses?

  24. daughter child

    daughter child7 ngày trước

    dude the same thing happened to Nikola Tesla he actually invented the electricity system but then mysteriously was murdered and then ben franklin and edision came out saying they invented light and electricity.

  25. JamlessJimininfiresYoongi

    JamlessJimininfiresYoongi7 ngày trước

    Who's Edison? Never heard of him.

  26. Catarina Henriques

    Catarina Henriques7 ngày trước

    The last theory is ludicrous... if the was indeed alive why wouldn't he come forward later in court?

  27. kat - corky beebo

    kat - corky beebo2 giờ trước

    +Catarina Henriques broski buddy boy, if he ran away, he cam make himself completely unfindable. he can erase every trace of himself. that was his goal - to disappear completely, maybe even start a new life. who are they going to subpoena? if he had a new identity, there's no way they would have known about it. if he wanted to disappear, he would not have come to court just to make his presence known yet again.

  28. Catarina Henriques

    Catarina HenriquesNgày trước

    +kat - corky beebo it does not make any sense.. if you are Alive there's no reason not to appear in court.. specially when your son is stepping up for you - you'd have to be dead already!

  29. kat - corky beebo

    kat - corky beeboNgày trước

    because the whole point was that he wanted to disappear???

  30. Sterling Tech

    Sterling Tech7 ngày trước


  31. AJ Stoecklin

    AJ Stoecklin8 ngày trước

    What happened to Switzerland

  32. Emily Hutson

    Emily Hutson8 ngày trước

    Maybe Edison kidnapped him because he was there to see the motion pictures and said”let me steal this invention and kill him off”.

  33. Crystal the Stranger

    Crystal the Stranger9 ngày trước

    He time traveled away

  34. Mog

    Mog9 ngày trước

    ENTS, I tell you!

  35. Ally Bedford

    Ally Bedford10 ngày trước

    This makes me so damn sad ☹️

  36. greebleClown

    greebleClown10 ngày trước

    11:09 This would be par for the course for Edison. Most of the inventions he had patents for he didn't himself invent, he either bought or stole them and claimed he invented it by himself. One he even took from the guy's destitute widow after he died, and he discredited Tesla's AC wiring by publicly electrocuting an elephant to death, after he had already stolen credit for some of Tesla's inventions. The guy was a raging douchebag is what I'm saying. I wouldn't put it past him to have a few people whacked.

  37. miasmamuzic

    miasmamuzic11 ngày trước

    Several of Shane's voices sound like ones Bob Odenkirk did in Mr. Show, and Bob Odenkirk has never been seen again. Coincidence?

  38. Alisha maria Da silva

    Alisha maria Da silva11 ngày trước

    Jealousy and envious feelings are what destroys our human population ... That's why it's always better and safe to keep ur plans which u planned to bring into reality ,,,locked and sealed until its done. ,,,because some evil persons out there just don't like to see people be successful. . shame on humanity....

  39. Øutside Łööp

    Øutside Łööp11 ngày trước

    edison killed louis this is so sad can we get 10 likes

  40. Øutside Łööp

    Øutside Łööp11 ngày trước

    AND killed his son i wasnt finnished watching we need to hit 15 likes for that one

  41. king of games and anime

    king of games and anime12 ngày trước

    I don’t think it was the brother. Like, even if he did need money, if you’ve seen this world changing invention your brother is about to unveil to the world, the other eighty thousand from the mother’s will your brother gets suddenly seems small compared to the millions he’s about to make, like, if you’re as close a family as they were said to be, this invention is a all expense paid lifetime family pass to easy street.

  42. Bwaters04

    Bwaters0412 ngày trước

    *thomas Edison has left the chat*

  43. Gabriel Rivera

    Gabriel Rivera12 ngày trước

    Edison was the Apple of the 19th century.


    CHAZ WIKI WIKI12 ngày trước

    all because Edison f****** over Nikola Tesla we could all be having free energy now so we and he f*** this guy over to

  45. DaniL731

    DaniL73112 ngày trước

    Justice for Le Prince.... And Topsy the Elephant.

  46. Dawson Garret

    Dawson Garret12 ngày trước

    Black suits were worn by many people with wealth. A lot of poor people literally wore brown and pale raggedy clothes like in the newsies

  47. jimvybz Danny

    jimvybz Danny13 ngày trước

    These side conversations take up so much time sheesh!!

  48. Тъжен помен рекърдс

    Тъжен помен рекърдс13 ngày trước

    the eu and the continent of europe are two different thingss

  49. William Monroe

    William Monroe14 ngày trước

    Remember the scene in the movie " The Prestige " where David Bowie plays tesla and his workshop was destroyed by Edison , that was put it in for a reason ... upon his death ALL of teslas work and documents were seized by the US government and NEVER seen again .... edison was MORE than capable of have someone killed so he could be the sole inventor , Alot of people backed edison because of the MONEY that was to be made by his inventions ... great video ty so much

  50. Manahil Khan

    Manahil Khan14 ngày trước

    What is some thief saw louis' suitcase on the train and thought that it had something valuable, killed him, threw his body out of the moving train or hid his body somehow, took his suitcase and after finding the patent sold it to edison🤔

  51. Something You Forgot

    Something You Forgot15 ngày trước

    Shane is so funny😘😂

  52. Raveiin ROBLOX

    Raveiin ROBLOX15 ngày trước

    Am I the only person who thinks I’ll have to tell details about a murder? Like when I see anyone I think they’re gonna get murdered..

  53. Veronika I

    Veronika I15 ngày trước

    We all know Edison was a con man and thief. Not one of his “ideas” was ever actually his. He stole everything he was ever given credit for.

  54. Dunja Gajic

    Dunja Gajic15 ngày trước

    theory number 1 is awfully close to what might have happend 🤔