Omar Mateen


Age: 29

mass murderer and terrorist who shot and killed at least 50 people and wounded 53 others in a mass shooting at the Pulse gay bar in Orlando, Florida in one of the nation's deadliest mass shooting incident by a single gunman in modern United States history since the 2007 Virginia Tech shooting, who was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) twice in 2013 and 2014 for suspected ties to the Sunni militant jihadist group Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant after he had reportedly pledged his allegiance to ISIL prior to the shooting.

Cause of Death: Shot to death during a police shootout

Born: November 16, 1986

Died: June 12, 2016

Orlando, Florida