The Most Iconic Images Of The 1970s

People's Temple leader Jim Jones convinced 909 people to commit "revolutionary suicide" by drinking cyanide-laced fruit punch. Jones was found dead with a bullet wound to the head.

November 18 – Jonestown incident: In Guyana, Jim Jones leads his Peoples Temple cult in a mass murder-suicide that claims 918 lives in all, 909 of them at Jonestown itself, including over 270 children. Congressman Leo J. Ryan is assassinated by members of Peoples Temple shortly beforehand.

Utopia gone wrong. Matthew “Beware of false prophets, who come to you in sheep’s clothing but inwardly are ravenous wolves. 16 You will recognize them by their fruits. Are grapes gathered from thornbushes, or figs from thistles?

On Nov. 18, 1978, more than 900 people died in the People's Temple commune in Guyana — better known as Jonestown. Cult founder Jim Jones, who led his followers to suicide and murder

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troops were moving toward Berlin from the West, Adolf Hitler took refuge in an underground lair — the Führerbunker, a.

The Jonestown Massacre: An Unprecedented Mass Suicide

Nov. 18th 1978 Jonestown incident: In Guyana, Jim Jones leads his Peoples Temple cult in a mass murder-suicide that claims 918 lives in all, 909 of them at Jonestown itself, including over 270 children. Congressman Leo J. Ryan is assassinated by members of Peoples Temple shortly beforehand.

1978 JonesTown Massacre 918 people dead and spawning the phrase "Drink The Kool aid"

This Day in History: Nov 18, 1978: Mass suicide at Jonestown

This Day in crazy world History: Nov Mass suicide at Jonestown cult in Guyana led by Jim Jones (they drank the Kool Aid)

Two macaws perch on a fence in Jonestown, where over 900 members of the People’s Temple Cult committed mass suicide.

Two macaws perch on a fence in Jonestown, where over 900 members of the People’s Temple Cult committed mass suicide, 1978

Jim Jones , Carolyn Layton close behind

the boy is John Stoen Jim Jones claims to be his father

Mass Suicide at Jonestown - (Photo by Tim Chapman / Getty Images)

The Sorrowful Story of the Jonestown Massacre

The Sorrowful Story of The Jonestown Massacre: The mass suicide of the People's Temple in the jungles of Jonestown, Guyana. people willingly took cyanid in a mass suicide in the most deadly single non-natural disaster in U. history until

old country store.....we had a little store like this where we did all our "trading".  It was called "Drakes".  We had to walk about 4 or 5 miles to get there before we got our old pickup truck. Candy bars and pop were a dime

old country store~ typical in the south Looks like the wing's store years ago in Jonestown

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