Secrets of the Dead

Did Nero Try To Murder His Own Mother?

Clip: Season 16 Episode 6 | 3m 12s Video has closed captioning.

Records of Nero's reign portray him as a monster who orchestrated an assassination attempt on his mother. But was it even possible?

Aired: 02/20/19

Rating: NR

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