John Phippen
 


 

Age: 56



Summary:
general contractor and owner of the home remodeling and repair company JP Specialties in Santa Clarita, California who was among the 58 known fatalities reportedly shot and killed during the October 2017 Las Vegas Strip mass shooting that also injured at least 530 other people including his 24-year-old son Travis Phippen when a gunman began firing at nearby concertgoers from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino across Las Vegas Boulevard during the closing performance by singer Jason Aldean at a packed outdoor concert at the fourth-annual Route 91 Harvest country music festival on the Las Vegas Strip, in which the incident was the deadliest mass shooting by a single gunman in modern U.S. history surpassing the 2016 Orlando nightclub shooting with 49 fatalities.




Cause of Death: Gunshot wounds



Born: October 25, 1960


 
Died: October 1, 2017



Location:
Paradise, California