List of poisonings

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This is a list of poisonings, both deliberate and accidental, in chronological order by the date of death of the victim(s). It also includes mass poisonings, confirmed attempted poisonings, and fictional poisonings, as well as a list of poisoners who are known or suspected to have poisoned multiple people. Many of the people listed here committed or attempted to commit suicide by poison.

Non-fiction[edit]

Fatal poisonings[edit]

Non-fatal poisonings[edit]

Alleged poisonings[edit]

Poisoners[edit]

Fiction[edit]

As poisoning is a long-established plot device in crime fiction, this is not intended to be an exhaustive list.

Novels[edit]

Crime fiction[edit]

Other fiction[edit]

Films[edit]

Television[edit]

Plays[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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  5. ^ Cullen, Pamela V., "A Stranger in Blood: The Case Files on Dr John Bodkin Adams", London, Elliott & Thompson, 2006, ISBN 1-904027-19-9