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History as told by the people who were there.
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Who Killed Luis Colosio?
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On 23 March 1994 the presidential candidate for Mexico's ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party, PRI, was shot dead in the border town of Tijuana. Luis Donaldo Colosio, who was expected to be the country's next leader, was killed when out campaigning. A sole gunmen is still in jail for his murder, but Alfonso Durazo, Colosio's former private secretary, tells Mike Lanchin why he believes the murder was part of a wider political plot.
Photo taken from Televisa TV broadcast showing amateur video footage of the moment that Luis Colosio was about to be shot dead during a campaign rally (credit: TELEVISA/AFP/Getty Images)
Episodes of This Show
3 days ago
Rated 5 out of
BBC Does a Fine Job...
This podcast gives eyewitness accounts of famous events in 20th Century history, and is so educational and enlightening! The witnesses were either taped years ago and retrieved from the BBC archives, or the persons are still living and give their testimony. Really interesting!
Date published: 2014-07-30
Rated 5 out of
High quality and incredibly informative
This podcast is amazing. It's incredible how much information and history they fit in such short episodes. I've learned about important history from all over the globe from this podcast. They have an archive of interviews and perspectives that is unparalleled.
Date published: 2017-08-24