Mass shootings in U.S. history

Published On: Jul 20 2012 07:20:30 AM PDT   Updated On: Jun 13 2016 10:16:38 AM PDT

With 49 victims, Sunday's terrorist attack at an gay nightclub in Orlando now ranks as America's most deadly mass shooting. Take a look at some of the other worst mass shootings in U.S. history.

Police outside Sikh temple shooting
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Aug. 5, 2012: Six people were killed and four wounded when Wade Michael Page, 40, opened fire with a Springfield 9mm semi-automatic handgun at a Sikh temple in Oak Creek, Wis. According to the FBI, Page died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head after he was shot in the stomach by a responding officer.


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