Finding Your Roots

Edward Norton's Great-Great-Grandfather Was Murdered

Clip: Season 9 Episode 1 | 4m 3s  | Video has closed captioning.

Edward Norton came to Finding Your Roots already equipped with more genealogical knowledge about his family than perhaps any guest in the history of the show. But we still managed to find a few shocking family stories that the actor was unaware of, including how his great-great-grandfather, Frank Baals had died.

Aired: 01/03/23

Rating: TV-PG

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