BirthdayJuly 15, 1976

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Jim Jones

    Full name: Jim Jones
    Also known as: Jim Jones, Jimmy Jones, Jones, Jim
    Professions: American self declared Messiah
    Occupation: Religious leader, community organizer

  2. Jim Jones Measurements

    Height: 5' 11" (1.8 m)

  3. Jim Jones Known for

    This Is Jim Jones (2009), Crunk Music (2004), Righteous Kill (2008), Entourage (2015)

  4. Jim Jones Death information

    Died: Saturday, 18th of November, 1978 (Age: 2)

  5. Jim Jones Biography

    James Warren "Jim" Jones (May 13, 1931 – November 18, 1978) was an American religious leader and community organizer. Jones was the founder and the leader of the Peoples Temple, best known for the mass suicide in November 1978 of 909 of its members in Jonestown, Guyana, and the murder of five individuals at a nearby airstrip, including Congressman Leo Ryan. Over 300 children were murdered at Jonestown, almost all of them by cyanide poisoning. Jones died from multiple gunshot wounds to the head and groin; to this day it is suspected his death was a suicide.Jones was born in Indiana and started the Temple there in the 1950s. He later moved the Temple to California in the mid-1960s, and gained notoriety with the move of the Temple's headquarters to San Francisco in the early 1970s.

  6. Jim Jones Family

    Spouse: Marceline Baldwin Jones
    Childrens: Stephanie Jones, Agnes Paulette Jones, James Warren Jones, Jr., Jim Jon Prokes, Lew Eric Jones, Stephan Gandhi Jones, Suzanne Jones Cartmell
    Parents: James Thurman Jones, Lynetta Putnam Jones

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