As you've no doubt heard by now, at 2 am on Sunday morning, a gunman by the name of Omar Mateen carried out the largest mass shooting in U.S. history, killing 49 patrons of Pulse nightclub in Orlando and injuring 53 others.

It's impossible to make sense of a tragedy on the scale of the Orlando shooting, but a newly released list of the names of the victims helps us to at least begin to comprehend the magnitude of the loss. 

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Gordie Howe, an NHL legend who earned the nickname "Mr. Hockey" during his iconic playing career, died on Friday after a lengthy battle with various health issues.

He was 88 years old.

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Sean Rooks, a former NBA center who had just interviewed for an assistant coaching position with the New York Knicks, died Tuesday at a restaurant in Philadelphia on Tuesday night.

He was 46 years old.

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