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Mass Suicide at Jonestown

On November 18, 1978, the leader of  the most deadly non-natural disaster in U.S. history until September 11, 2001 named Jim Jones lead an American cult called the Peoples Temple. More than 900 people died in this mass suicide-murder under the direction of Jones. This mass suicide commonly referred to as the “Jonestown Massacre” is still the largest cult suicide in history.