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CRIME OF THE CENTURY
CRIME OF THE CENTURY

6 Things You May Not Know About the Lindbergh Kidnapping

Authorities closed the case more than 80 years ago, but there’s much more to this famous crime than meets the eye.

LEGENDARY QUEEN
LEGENDARY QUEEN

What We Know About Cleopatra

For more than two thousand years, Cleopatra has been one of the best-known — and most notorious — women in the world. Could new technology rewrite the story of her legendary life?

About the Show

Don Wildman embarks on an epic quest to solve the world's greatest mysteries. From historical institutions to unexplored archives, Don unearths extraordinary relics and sinister artifacts, each with an incredible story to tell and a secret to be revealed.

About the Host

Don Wildman

Don Wildman is fast becoming one of the most recognizable facts in documentary television. As host of "Mysteries at the Museum," "Monumental Mysteries" and "Greatest Mysteries," Wildman's journey is full of surprises and adventure. Whether traversing obscure or familiar turf, Wildman's mission is to expose the real truth lying beneath the surface.

All About Don

Season 9, Episode 4

Mystery of the Spinning Statue, The Unwanted Elephant, Pirates of the Mediterranean

Don Wildman investigates a statue which seemed to have taken a life of its own, a strange skull from a beast that once was the star of the big top and a small carving of an infamous dictator.

Wednesday
Dec 5
1pm | 12c
Season 7, Episode 2

Mile-High Club, Attempted Assassinatio, Zip to Zap

Don explores an aeronautical device with a notorious claim to fame; a cane that thwarted a would-be presidential assassin; and a souvenir T-shirt from an outlandish event that became an all-out rampage. 

Wednesday
Dec 5
2pm | 1c
Season 12, Episode 10

Great Snake Hunt, Minneapolis Svengali and Swimming with Sharks

Don Wildman examines a species of Asian cobra that invaded a small town in Missouri, a carriage that was the site of a bizarre murder and a wealthy daredevil who swam with sharks to prove they were harmless.

Wednesday
Dec 5
3pm | 2c
Season 12, Episode 11

Metal Winners, the Big Con and Operation Babylift

Don Wildman investigates a Nobel Prize winner's risky experiment in the face of the Nazis, a creative sting operation that ended the career of a notorious crime boss and a lifesaving airlift out of Vietnam.

Wednesday
Dec 5
4pm | 3c
Season 13, Episode 13

Legally Haunted, Demise of the Dodo and Jersey Kaboom

Don Wildman examines a house for sale that comes with three ghosts, the maligned reputation of an extinct bird and a mysterious explosion at a munitions factory during World War I.

Wednesday
Dec 5
5pm | 4c
Season 12, Episode 6

Tonya vs. Nancy, Shrimpy Sonar and Dumbarton Dogs

Don Wildman examines a scorecard connected to a legendary figure skating rivalry, an underwater microphone which detected an unlikely World War II enemy and the skull of a tiny animal behind a decades-old canine curse.

Wednesday
Dec 5
6pm | 5c
Season 21, Episode 12

Spacecraft Heist, A Brush With Anthrax and Lift Like an Egyptian

Don Wildman investigates a CIA mission to steal a Soviet spacecraft, a battle in the trenches with a deadly microbe and the amazing solution to an ancient Egyptian riddle.

Wednesday
Dec 5
7pm | 6c
Season 21, Episode 13

Saving Private Lynch, Gulf Breeze UFO and I Would Walk 5,000 Miles

Don Wildman showcases the death-defying tale of a brave American soldier, the real story behind a mysterious UFO sighting and a young man's epic quest to win his true love's hand in marriage.

Wednesday
Dec 5
8pm | 7c
Season 21, Episode 13

Saving Private Lynch, Gulf Breeze UFO and I Would Walk 5,000 Miles

Don Wildman showcases the death-defying tale of a brave American soldier, the real story behind a mysterious UFO sighting and a young man's epic quest to win his true love's hand in marriage.

Thursday
Dec 6
3am | 2c
Season 11, Episode 2

Miracle on the Hudson, For the Love of Lady Liberty and Dawn of the Synth

Don Wildman investigates the chain of events that led to the Miracle on the Hudson River, uncovers the origins of a legendary statue and examines a musical invention that struck a major chord.

Sunday
Dec 9
7am | 6c
Season 12, Episode 12

Michelangelo the Forger, Finders Keepers and Brownie Wise and the Wonderbowl

Don Wildman examines a statue created by the world's best-known art forger, a mysterious cache of buried gold coins and a woman whose sales technique made Tupperware a household name.

Sunday
Dec 9
8am | 7c
Season 21, Episode 12

Spacecraft Heist, A Brush With Anthrax and Lift Like an Egyptian

Don Wildman investigates a CIA mission to steal a Soviet spacecraft, a battle in the trenches with a deadly microbe and the amazing solution to an ancient Egyptian riddle.

Sunday
Dec 9
9am | 8c
Season 21, Episode 13

Saving Private Lynch, Gulf Breeze UFO and I Would Walk 5,000 Miles

Don Wildman showcases the death-defying tale of a brave American soldier, the real story behind a mysterious UFO sighting and a young man's epic quest to win his true love's hand in marriage.

Sunday
Dec 9
10am | 9c
Season 7, Episode 8

Peanut Pusher, Hollywood Holdout, Lost Treasure

Don examines a peanut that played a role in an unusual fad that took 1 man on a daring adventure; a standoff that pitted a man against some of Hollywood's most powerful people; and a set of gold relics that became the subject of an intense battle between 2 rival nations.

Wednesday
Dec 12
12pm | 11c
Season 9, Episode 9

Italian UFO, Doomsday Survivor, Birth of Geocaching

Don Wildman examines an extraterrestrial encounter linked to a bizarre spider, a survivor turned circus performer and a rusty can of beans that symbolizes a high-tech craze.

Wednesday
Dec 12
1pm | 12c
Season 9, Episode 13

A Father's Mission, Hilary's Yeti, Thatchergate

Don Wildman examines a father's death-defying attempt to save his family, the scalp of the legendary Yeti and a political scandal linked to a bizarre recording.

Wednesday
Dec 12
2pm | 1c
Season 8, Episode 7

Alcoholic Antidote, Reno Haven, Strange Death of President Taylor

Host Don Wildman examines in Louisiana a precious metal that reportedly cured alcoholism, discovers how Reno was once a destination for disgruntled spouses, and uncovers the mystery around a president's untimely death.

Wednesday
Dec 12
3pm | 2c
Season 11, Episode 12

Titanic Violin, Wicked Fungus and the Greatest Bar Bet

Don Wildman investigates an aged instrument's epic history, uncovers the roots of the Salem Witch Trials and examines a plane linked to a man who would stop at nothing to win a bet.

Wednesday
Dec 12
4pm | 3c
Season 10, Episode 7

Muhammad Ali Saves the Day, Beast of Gevaudan and Before Hillary

Don Wildman examines a medal presented to the greatest boxer of all time, inspects the statue of a monstrous beast and investigates a newspaper that exposed a salacious scandal.

Wednesday
Dec 12
5pm | 4c
Season 18, Episode 5

Alaska Highway, Tale of Beatrix Potter and Cleopatra's Needle

Don Wildman explores the story of how one man blazed a trail that changed the course of history, the little-known story behind a classic piece of children's literature and a bizarre discovery floating in the middle of the ocean.

Wednesday
Dec 12
6pm | 5c
Season 22, Episode 3

Valentino's Cursed Ring, Floating Felon and Ghost Girls

Don Wildman investigates a mysterious curse that doomed movie star Rudolph Valentino, one of America's most brazen bank heists and a pocket watch that was responsible for a string of bizarre deaths.

Wednesday
Dec 12
7pm | 6c
Season 22, Episode 4

Woolly Mystery, Snow Spirit and Killer Cola

Don Wildman investigates a mysterious plague that killed thousands of sheep, an unexplained encounter from beyond the grave and a deadly substance used in a bizarre murder plot.

Wednesday
Dec 12
8pm | 7c
Season 22, Episode 4

Woolly Mystery, Snow Spirit and Killer Cola

Don Wildman investigates a mysterious plague that killed thousands of sheep, an unexplained encounter from beyond the grave and a deadly substance used in a bizarre murder plot.

Thursday
Dec 13
3am | 2c
Season 12, Episode 13

North Pole Expedition, Iceberg Fleet and the Minnesota Iceman

Don Wildman examines the chilling stories behind an eccentric motorized expedition to the North Pole, a frozen feat of nautical engineering during World War Two and a carnival creature in an ice block.

Sunday
Dec 16
7am | 6c
Season 11, Episode 5

Prehistoric Mystery Meat, Invention of TP and Antony and Cleopatra

Don Wildman uncovers the truth behind a culinary caper that stunned the world, inspects a ceramic toilet that inspired a taboo-busting invention and examines a sculpture that recalls the most tragic love story of all time.

Sunday
Dec 16
8am | 7c
Season 22, Episode 3

Valentino's Cursed Ring, Floating Felon and Ghost Girls

Don Wildman investigates a mysterious curse that doomed movie star Rudolph Valentino, one of America's most brazen bank heists and a pocket watch that was responsible for a string of bizarre deaths.

Sunday
Dec 16
9am | 8c