On September 7, 1978, a Bulgarian dissid …

On September 7, 1978, a Bulgarian dissident writer named Georgi Markov was waiting at a bus stop in London when he felt what he thought was a bug bite. Three days later he died, having been shot in the leg with a sophisticated umbrella-gun loaded with a bullet containing ricin poison.

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