Lyudmila Bogacheva



Age: 55


Summary: Belarusian pensioner and mother of Nord-Ost children's musical director and producer Dmitriy Bogachev who had been reportedly hospitalized in grave condition from severe gas poisoning due to adverse reaction by an unknown chemical agent she received in a botched rescue operation during a three-day hostage-taking raid involving Islamist militant separatist movement and Russian military forces after she became among one of more than approximately 800 hostages attending a popular musical at a Moscow theatre when armed Chechen rebels stormed the theatre earlier in October 2002.



Cause of Death: Cardiovascular problems resulted from a toxic gas poisoning


Born: August 12, 1947


Died: October 27, 2002


Location: Moscow, Russia