Every day in the U.S. about 89 people are shot dead in one way or another. At GunMemorial.org we try to post pages for all of these people even though the circumstances of their deaths can be drastically different.

Omar Mir Seddique Mateen, age 29

Fatally shot on June 12, 2016 in Orlando, Florida.

Omar killed 49 people at the Pulse club in Orlando before being killed by police.

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49 other people also died in this incident.

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