Self-Proclaimed Saviors?

Many who claim to be messiahs, prophets and sect leaders gain fierce followings.

The Second Coming?

Would Be Messiahs
Would Be Messiahs
Would Be Messiahs
Would Be Messiahs
Would Be Messiahs
Would Be Messiahs
Would Be Messiahs
Would Be Messiahs
Would Be Messiahs
Would Be Messiahs
Charles Manson: One-time failed rocker Charles Manson was the architect behind the gruesome murders of actress Sharon Tate and six others during a killing spree in the summer of 1969. Manson's cult members, known as the "Family," carried out the grisly crimes at the order of the manipulative ex-con. Though now serving a life sentence for the murders, Manson continues to draw a cult following among a new generation, receiving more mail than any other inmate in the U.S. prison system. (Popperfoto/Getty Images)
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