A brand new Lifetime documentary reveals the stunning untold story of how Whitney Houston saved her daughter, Bobbi Kristina’s, life simply sooner or later earlier than she handed away herself.
The parallels between Whitney Houston and her daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown’s, deaths are outlined within the new Lifetime documentary, Whitney Houston & Bobbi Kristina Brown: Didn’t We Virtually Have It All, which premiered on Feb. 6. Each girls died after being discovered unconscious in bathtubs — Whitney in 2012 and Bobbi in 2015. Nevertheless, the documentary revealed that Bobbi virtually died in the identical precise method one night time earlier than her mom. The truth is, it was Whitney who saved “Krissi” from drowning.
The ladies attended a celebration at Tru Nightclub on Feb. 9. They returned to their resort round 2:00 a.m on Feb. 10 when the near-drowning occurred. “I’ve by no means stated this to anyone. I’ve by no means, like, wished to even discuss this to anyone,” Bobbi Kristina’s buddy, Shawn McGill, stated within the documentary. “However, like, later that night time, Krissi stayed by herself. She finally ends up going to take a shower, and she or he put her headphones in and was laying within the tub. She fell asleep.”
Whitney’s goddaughter, Brandi Boyd, additional defined how Whitney got here to find her daughter, who was simply 18 years outdated on the time, within the bathtub in the course of the night time. “Whitney stated that God informed her to go test on Krissi,” Brandi defined. “Her mom was actually her savior. If my godmother had not walked in that rest room the very second that she did, Krissi would have died.”
Whitney stuffed Shawn, together with shut household buddy, Nick Gordon, in on the incident the subsequent morning. “[She]’s like, Krissi virtually died final night time. Shawn and Nick, like, you guys have to steer clear of the water,” Shawn recalled. “Get away from the water. That water is evil.”
Sadly, it was Whitney who fell sufferer to the water simply sooner or later later. On Feb. 11, Whitney was discovered unconscious within the bathtub of her personal resort room on the Beverly Hilton. She was meant to attend Clive Davis’s pre-Grammy celebration that night, however was pronounced lifeless at 3:55 p.m. Whitney’s official reason for dying was unintentional drowning, with coronary heart illness and cocaine as contributing elements. There have been varied medicine present in her system.
Simply three years later, in Jan. 2015, Bobbi Kristina was discovered unconscious within the bathtub at her house in Atlanta after an evening of hanging out with then-fiance, Nick Gordon, and two different mates. Krissi was rushed to the hospital and positioned in an induced coma, the place she remained for the next six months. She was taken off life assist in July 2015 and died on the younger age of twenty-two. Sadly, Bobbi Kristina’s dying has been labeled as ‘undetermined,’ because the Medical Examiner’s workplace was unable to make clear whether or not the underlying cause — “immersion related to drug intoxication” — was intentional or unintentional.
The parallels between Whitney and Bobbi Kristina’s deaths stay haunting even six years later. Now, the brand new revelation that one other bathtub incident occurred even earlier than Whitney died is much more eerie.