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Niagara Falls Daredevils – How many people have gone over the Falls in a barrel?

The information source is from an article written by George Seibel prepared April 23rd 1986. Mr. Seibel was at the time a historian for the City of Niagara Falls, Ontario and the historian for the Niagara Parks Commission. The article was entitled “A List Of Daredevils 1829 to 1985 Abridged”. Between 1901 and 1985, ten people went over the Falls in a ball, barrel or rig. Seven were successful while … Read more »