These 7 Famous People Died In Mississippi…And Here’s Exactly Where It Happened

Just as Mississippi is the birthplace of a number of famous people, it is also where several well-known people lost their lives. Sometimes, looking back on these losses can be difficult but it is also important to never forget our state’s history. So if you’re ready to remember, read on for seven famous people who lost their lives in Mississippi.

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