What did the Jonestown cult believe in?

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Leader: James Warren “Jim” Jones (1955–197

what was in the Kool Aid at Jonestown?

As a point of fact regarding the phrase itself, it is not known with certainty which of two grape powdered flavor mixes, Flavor Aid, KoolAid, or both were used to concoct the poison in Jonestown; the commune had both among their supplies. Most sources surmise that Flavor-Aid was primary flavor ingredient used.

how many survived the Jonestown massacre?

In total, 909 individuals died in Jonestown, all but two from apparent cyanide poisoning, in an event termed “revolutionary suicide” by Jones and some Peoples Temple members on an audio tape of the event, and in prior recorded discussions.

what color was the Kool Aid at Jonestown?

Jonestown massacre Large barrels filled with the grape variety, laced with the cyanide and a variety of tranquilizer drugs, were found half-consumed amidst the hundreds of bodies. Kool-Aid, rather than Flavor Aid, is usually mentioned in connection with the massacre, due to its status as a genericized trademark.

How did Jim Jones die?


What age did Jim Jones die?

47 years (1931–1978)

Where is the Peoples Temple?

The Peoples Temple of the Disciples of Christ, commonly shortened to Peoples Temple, was an American new religious movement founded in 1955 by Jim Jones in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Where was Jim Jones born?

Crete, Indiana, United States

Where did Jim Jones go to college?

Butler University Indiana University Bloomington

What nationality is Jim Jones?


Is the movie the sacrament based on a true story?

The film’s plot is based on the real-life events of the Jonestown Massacre of 1978.