Keenan Cahill, the famous YouTuber, passed away at the age of 27. Let’s see, how did Keenan Cahill die and his cause of death in detail.
How did Keenan Cahill die?
American Internet celebrity Keenan Cahill, who is known for his lip-syncs to well-known songs on YouTube passed away.
On August 28, 2010, Cahill uploaded his first lip synced YouTube video to the song Teenage Dream by Katy Perry. He became famous for his video of Katy Perry’s ‘Teenage Dream and drew the attention of famous celebrities including Katy Parry and Jimmy Kimmel.
Jennifer Aniston, 50 Cent, Flo Rida, Katy Perry, Tinie Tempah, Maroon 5, Cody Simpson, Jason Derulo, Big Time Rush, Glee, The Wanted, LMFAO, Drake Bell, Justin Bieber, Gym Class Heroes, Xuso Jones, WWE wrestler The Miz, and Paul DelVecchio from Jersey Shore have all appeared as guests on his YouTube channel.
Keenan Cahill cause of death:
According to a spokesperson for the family, Keenan passed away Thursday at the age of 27.
Cahill, who is 127 cm (4′ 2″) tall, has Maroteaux-Lamy syndrome which can cause the dura, the membrane that surrounds and protects the brain and spinal cord, to thicken.
Keenan Cahill also has a shortened trunk, a crouching stance, limited joint movement, and enlarged hands, giving him a look similar to that of a person with dwarfism.
Cahill, who was diagnosed at the age of one, underwent a bone marrow transplant in 1997 to delay the disease’s progression. He has also undergone a number of surgeries, including one to relieve intracranial pressure.
On December 15, he announced via social media that he would undergo open heart surgery.
Who was Keenan Cahill?
He was raised in Illinois. When he began posting lip-sync videos on YouTube in 2010, Keenan quickly rose to fame as one of the earliest internet sensations.
Additionally, he has published a handful of singles on iTunes. He performed in a video while lip-syncing the songs that were up for the Hit of the Year award in March 2011 at the TV 2 Zulu Awards 2011, a Danish award show.
Along with the WGN Morning News team, Keenan produced a video.
With all of the re-uploads, his YouTube videos likely garnered more than one billion views.
Keenan also published songs he had written. Earlier that month, Sara Bareilles’ single Uncharted music video was uploaded. In the “Uncharted” music video by Sara Barilles, he shared the screen with Adam Levin, Ryan Tedder, and others.
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