David Pownall - Assassins

Episodes

EpisodeTitleRepeatedComments
01The Virgin Knife20150518 (BBC7)
20161026 (BBC7)

On 13 July 1793, why did Charlotte Corday travel to Paris with the sole aim of killing Jean-Paul Marat? Stars Samantha Bond.

In 1793, why did Charlotte Corday travel to Paris with the aim of killing Jean Paul Marat?

4 Extra Debut. On 13 July 1793, why did Charlotte Corday travel to Paris with the sole aim of killing Jean-Paul Marat? Stars Samantha Bond.

02A Mere Five Thousand Pounds20150519 (BBC7)
20161027 (BBC7)

How aggrieved timber merchant John Bellingham shot prime minister Spencer Perceval dead.

How aggrieved timber merchant John Bellingham shot prime minister Spencer Perceval dead in May 1812. Stars David Horovitch.

03Sic Semper Tyrannis20150520 (BBC7)
20161028 (BBC7)

When John Wilkes Booth shot President Abraham Lincoln dead.

14 April 1865 at the Ford Theatre, Washington. John Wilkes Booth shot President Abraham Lincoln dead. Stars Nathan Osgood.