Corpses from the Jonestown Massacre of 1978

20 Nov 1978, Jonestown, Guyana — Dead bodies litter the ground after a mass suicide of the People’s Temple cult followers, led by Jim Jones, the founder and leader of the cult. Over 900 adults and children died after drinking cyanide-laced punch. The Jonestown Massacre occurred on November 18, 1978, at the Jonestown commune in Guyana. — Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS