Secrets of the Dead Umbrella Assassin
Solve the mystery of the Cold War politcal murders of a Bulgarian defector in London Details
Program: Secrets of the Dead
Episode: Umbrella Assassin
On September 11, 1978, Bulgarian emigre, writer and broadcast journalist Georgi Markov died. Three days before, while waiting for a bus, Markov felt a sudden sting in the back of his thigh. Markov was soon hospitalized. After his death, an investigation ruled Markov had been poisoned. A pellet containing ricin had been shot into his leg. How had this political murder been executed?
Premiere Date: 10/04/2006
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: TV-PG
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