A brand new Lifetime documentary reveals the surprising untold story of how Whitney Houston saved her daughter, Bobbi Kristina’s, life simply in the future 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 Almost Have It All, which premiered on Feb. 6. Both ladies died after being discovered unconscious in bathtubs — Whitney in 2012 and Bobbi in 2015. However, the documentary revealed that Bobbi nearly died in the identical actual manner one evening earlier than her mom. In truth, 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 never said this to anybody. I’ve never, like, wanted to even talk about this to anybody,” Bobbi Kristina’s good friend, Shawn McGill, mentioned within the documentary. “But, like, later that night, Krissi stayed by herself. She ends up going to take a bath, and she put her headphones in and was laying in 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 previous on the time, within the bathtub within the center of the evening. “Whitney said that God told her to go check on Krissi,” Brandi defined. “Her mother was literally her savior. If my godmother had not walked in that bathroom the very second that she did, Krissi would have died.”
Whitney stuffed Shawn, together with shut household good friend, Nick Gordon, in on the incident the subsequent morning. “[She]’s like, Krissi almost died last night. Shawn and Nick, like, you guys need to stay away from the water,” Shawn recalled. “Get away from the water. That water is evil.”
Unfortunately, it was Whitney who fell sufferer to the water simply in the future 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 social gathering that night, however was pronounced lifeless at 3:55 p.m. Whitney’s official trigger of loss of life was unintended drowning, with coronary heart illness and cocaine as contributing components. There have been varied medicine present in her system.
Just three years later, in Jan. 2015, Bobbi Kristina was discovered unconscious within the bathtub at her residence in Atlanta after an evening of hanging out with then-fiance, Nick Gordon, and two different buddies. 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 22. Sadly, Bobbi Kristina’s loss of life has been labeled as ‘undetermined,’ because the Medical Examiner’s workplace was unable to make clear whether or not the underlying trigger — “immersion associated with drug intoxication” — was intentional or unintended.
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.